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Underrated Places You Need To Visit In Lebanon

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Underrated Places You Need To Visit In Lebanon
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
By: Lynn Bizri
Source: Beirut.com
Most of us have a list of places we want to visit before we die, but how many of those places are in Lebanon? Our country holds many hidden treasures, natural wonders, and breathtaking landscapes and it would be a pity not to discover them before it is too late. So the next time you’re planning a trip or getaway, why not choose a place off this list, and expose yourself to the beauty this country has to offer.


1. White Seawall – Naqoura-Bayyada


Around 20 minutes south of Tyre and you will find the Ras El Bayyada region, well known for its pristine coast and turquoise crystal clear waters. The major sight to see, however, is the rocky white sea wall, which is punctured by several fascinating sea caves that are calling to be explored. 


2. Palm Island Nature Reserve – Tripoli


Located off the coast of Tripoli, the Palm Island…

The World's most expensive Hotel Room is in Lebanon

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The World's most expensive Hotel Room is in Lebanon
Date: Thursday, September 01, 2016
By: Guia do Litoral
Source: Beiruting.com

The World's most expensive Hotel Room is in Lebanon (World News) 1 hour ago Far from the main tourist destinations on the planet is the largest suite in the world, the Royal Suite of the Grand Hills Hotel. Situated in the Lebanese city of Brumana, about 20 kilometers from the capital Beirut, the palace has 4,131 m² and is registered in "Guinness Book" as the largest hotel suite in the world.

With seven floors and a capacity to comfortably accommodate 10 people, it has several rooms, as well as three living rooms, a luxurious dining room, a library and six suites.

The 4,100 m² are furnished with extreme luxury, ranging from crystal chandeliers to works of art by renowned painters and sculptors around the world. It's surrounded by gardens and the two pools for exc…

The 10 Best Airbnb Spaces In Beirut

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The 10 Best Airbnb Spaces In Beirut
Date: Tuesday, August 30, 2016
By: Heather Jaber
Source: Beirut.com
A few years ago, Beirut was late to the Airbnb game. There were only a couple spots here and there that offered lodging for travelers, and even then, they were mainly outside the city. Now, there are hundreds of beautiful apartments in central locations which offer affordable costs and lodging experiences which might rival other Airbnb hotspots, like Berlin. Here are a few of the best spaces in Beirut—foreigners and locals alike can spend a few days in some of the best spots the city has to offer.

N.B. Click the headline to visit the page for each individual apartment.


1. Upcycled paradise



This flat has all the character and charm of a designer’s home. Handmade items in the way of d├ęcor and furniture give this space a quirky and trendy feel. Modern meets vintage in this upcycled haven, offering funky remnants from the past brought …