Showing posts from October 12, 2014

Taste of the town, lebanese restaurant in Hamra, Beirut.

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URL: You may be accustomed to culinary diversion in your hangouts, or when having coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner, or anything in between with your friends or colleagues… But, what if this food diversion is merged with the richness of both traditional and modern cultures? Like every fairytale, the treasure is located behind a door. This is what Taste of the Town resto-cafĂ© presents for Hamra diversity.

Go wild at World Animal Day in Beirut, Lebanon events

Date: Friday, October 10, 2014
By: Susan Wilson
Source: The Daily Star

BEIRUT: Over the space of ten days this year, Animals Lebanon rescued two baby hyenas, two tigers, a lion, the Beirut river crocodile, a family of baboons, and the last chimpanzee in Lebanon. Certainly no one can accuse the NGO, founded in 2008, of being lax in their mission to improve the welfare of animals. On Saturday the organization is hosting Lebanon’s own World Animal Day event, kicking off at 4 p.m. in Ajami Square at the Beirut Souks. World Animal Day is officially celebrated on Oct. 4, but events take place worldwide in the surrounding weeks. With the World Wildlife Fund announcing last month that the world lost 52% of its vertebrate species between 1970 and 2010, preserving wildlife could hardly be a more important issue, and the NGO is anticipating a larger crowd than last year. “Last year’s event was more successful than we predicted, and we are su…