The New Year has rounded off a beautiful holiday season in Lebanon and things hit a high note after National Geographic named Beirut a top international destination for its end-of-year celebrations.
The Hassouns are a Lebanese family who have produced soaps and oils for over 600 years. We learn more about their eco-village dedicated to soap making.
With only a few days left before STUDIOCUR/Art’s exhibition Cycles of Collapsing Progress closes, curator Karina El Helou reflects on the attention the show has brought to the Rashid Karami International Fair and to Tripoli.
Hidden between walled gardens in El Mina, Tripoli, lies a guesthouse of historic proportions. What was once the private home of a beloved physician is now an unlikely sanctuary.
With the support of Lebanon’s Ministry of Tourism, we explore Lebanon’s long history of copperware, glassblowing and pottery.
With 18 recognized religious sects, Lebanon is rich in diversity. With the support of the Lebanese Ministry of Tourism, we wander around 11 impressive, lesser-known pilgrimage sites.
Tripoli, Lebanon’s second largest city, provides visitors with a great contrast to the cosmopolitan feel of Beirut.
Tripoli is a city teeming with a strong Lebanese heritage and traditional Middle Eastern culture. Though it is best known for its richness in old tradition, new concepts are quickly making…
Tour guide Mira Minkara has made it her mission to bring visitors back to her home city of Tripoli. LT joins her on one of her now-famous tours taking in modern…
Copper and brass, an industry that existed well before the independent state of Lebanon, faces challenges in today’s world. Luckily there are some artisans still working to keep the tradition alive.…