The family of Hassun are from the few families in Tripoli, which maintained the soap until today and took Khan to a soap. Working in the Khan Badr Hassun and his nine children, to preserve the legacy of the family. Khan soap teeming tourist and visitors. All that the proportion of Europeans and foreign tourists, up 80% and take soap Traboulsi gifts symbolizes the Tripoli at the same time useful. Cooperating Badr Hassun, doctors and experts herbs to grow more than 400 brand of soap, which fall under six types namely :
To visit the Citadel you need to buy a ticket from the office right at the entrance of the fortress. In December 2003 the price was of 6000 Lebanese Pounds, which is roughly 4 US dollars. If you don't have a map of the fortress, it's worth to buy one.