Saida’s historic Debbane Palace is one of the few remaining examples of Ottoman architecture in the city. We met with Raphael Debbane who transformed it from a family home into a…
There’s never a shortage of events in Lebanon. From hikes around the country to a Halloween-themed film festival, check out our picks for this week.
The quaint city of Anjar is famous for its strong Armenian ties and its stunning Umayyad-era ruins that are unique in Lebanon. Set among mountains, Anjar is a perfect example of a charming retreat with a rich history.
Statues, some standing bold, others crumbling and forgotten, can be found all over Beirut. Revealing the vibrant history and iconic figures of Lebanon’s past, we take a closer look. Beirut is…
El Heri in Ras Al Chekka now has a stunning new museum. The newly-opened Nabu Museum is now home to hundreds of regional artifacts and modern artworks.
Located in the Bekaa Valley, Zahle is Lebanon’s third largest city. Known for producing a large share of Lebanon’s wine and arak, it is an idyllic mountain retreat just an hour from Beirut.
The Grand Sofar Hotel has reopened its doors for the first time in decades this month, allowing visitors to explore the once-opulent halls where the likes of Oum Kalthoum and Asmahan spent their summers.
Located in Banque du Liban’s headquarters in Hamra, the Banque du Liban Museum documents the political history of Lebanon through its many currencies.
It might take a stretch of the imagination to envisage a fully-functional rail network in Lebanon, but for the older generation the railway is a nostalgic memory of Lebanon’s golden past.
With the support of the Ministry of Tourism, we take a look around Saida’s fragrant Soap Museum.