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Museums of Beirut Day Tour
"Enjoy a fascinating introduction to Lebanon's vibrant history. The National Museum of Beirut holds countless treasures through which you will witness the living proof to the country's rich heritage. Mim gets its name from the 24th letter of the Arab precisely because it is the first letter of the Arabic words for museum minerals and mines. The museum exhibits more than 1400 minerals representing around 300 different species from over 61 countries. Then we will head to Lebanon’s central bank Museum where you will know more about the central bank’s roles and responsibilities in keeping the stability of the Lebanese economy and financial system.The last destination is a walk in Hamra streets where we will encounter shops restaurants
From $80.00
 
Small Group Tour to Biblical Highlights of the Galilee from Jerusalem
"After you have been picked up from your hotel in Jerusalem drive to Tel-Aviv to start your exciting full day tour to the north visiting Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee. You will then be driven along the coast to visit the city of Nazareth where Jesus spent his childhood. Proceed to Tiberias and visit the history and the Jordan River. It is here that Jesus is said to have been baptized. Before ending your day and returning to point of departure you will stop to visit the famous baptismal site at Yardenit. Having followed in the footsteps of Christ you will be returned to the point of departure.""""Enjoy a fascinating full day trip to Israel's biblical highlights of the north visiting the town where Jesus spent his childhood
From $95.00
 
Full-Day Pearls of the Western Galilee Tour from Tel Aviv
"Meet your guide at your Tel-Aviv accommodations before departing through the coastal road to Caesarea the ancient Roman capital. Enjoy a walking tour of the site as you explore the ancient ruins and archaeological excavations including the aqueduct the palace and other fascinating findings. Afterwards head to the city of Haifa where you will stop for a panoramic view of the marvelous terraced Bahai gardens the port and the bay. Continue to Megiddo
From $103.00

More Local Customs in Lebanon

Olives on every table!

A must have on each breakfast,lunch and dinner table are the olives,you can offer nothing for your guests for dinner but the olives HAS to be there on the table,it`s something Lebanese are very...
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DunaKal
Dec 04, 2005

Fresh Pistachios

Fresh pistachio nuts are a must to try. You can buy them at roadside stalls and in the fruit and vegetable sections of some supermarkets. You should store them in the refrigerator and then they’ll...
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TomorrowsAngel
Sep 25, 2005

Fresh Mountain Tomatoes

Stop off at a roadside fresh produce stall and buy some Lebanese mountain tomatoes. These are traditionally served cut into thick slices and spread with toom (fresh garlic) and sumac (a reddish tangy...
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TomorrowsAngel
Sep 25, 2005

EAT TABBOULE`

Lebanon's traditional culinary art combined with the abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables make eating out an adventure. Restaurants specializing in Lebanese food are found everywhere and in all of...
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sarrahh
May 26, 2005

Lebanese language and Arabic Language

Lebanese is one of the most understandable languages among the Arab States*. In the past fifty years, thousands of songs, poems and books, and hundreds of plays and screenplays have been written in...
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sarrahh
May 24, 2005

kiss three times

If you are in a situation of shaking hands and kissing you should know that in Lebanon they kiss three times instead of two! In general Lebanese people have their customs in everything but they can...
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spoutnek
Oct 27, 2004
 
 
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Eating "loz akhdar" is a regional delicacy

Loz akhdar, or fuzzy green almonds, are a delicacy that is only available for a few weeks each spring, say from about mid-March until late April. Watch for the mounds of fuzzy, green (immature)...
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swings
Apr 18, 2004

Don't carry your bread in your hands...

Don't carry your bread in your hands... carry it on your wrist, as if it were a bracelet. As soon as I saw this piece of bread I fell in love with it: round and with a large hole in the middle - suits...
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call_me_rhia
Jan 30, 2004

entrance fees to archaeological areas

To visit the archaeological areas, in Lebanon, you always pay the same price. In December 2003 the price was of 6000 Lebanese Pounds, which is roughly 4 US dollars. The only exception I came across...
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call_me_rhia
Jan 30, 2004

Smoking coutry

Finally!Finally a country where you can smoke in airport, bars, restaurants, hotels and taxis.Here you do not have to ask if smoking is possible as tables are full of ashtreys!awfully not in the...
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xaver
Dec 30, 2003

Gebran Khalil Gebran!

Oh now that is one of my hero's and great example!the famous Lebanese Philosopher and writer and artist Gebran Khalil Gebran!he lived his life in U.S.A and wrote many great books such as:The prophet...
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dr.firas
Nov 16, 2003

The Lebanese National Anthem

The Lebanese National Anthem was adopted in 1927 and is written by Rachid Nakhlé (lyrics) and Wadih Sabra (music).Koullouna Lilouatann Lil'oula Lil'a Lam,Milo'ay Nizzaman Sayfouna Oual Kalam,Shlouna...
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MalenaN
Oct 06, 2003

Mercedeses and sheets

The most common car in Lebanon should be the Mercedes. At least almost all taxises are Mercedes cars. This car is standing on a street in Manara, western Beirut.People living in the house behind have...
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MalenaN
Oct 03, 2003

LOL

Hee hee I told my daddy who was smiling all the time of my no trustable look in my face during the climbing trip to the mountain in the Tele ferric:"You can laugh as much as you can, but I believe...
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dr.firas
Sep 28, 2003

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Khalil Mutran Street, Bekaa, Baalbeck, Lebanon
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south of Byblos Main Highway, Jbail, Lebanon
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Top Things to Do in Lebanon

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Al Omari Mosque

The Mohammed Al Amin Mosque is a impressive mosque with blue domes, similar to the Blue Mosque of Istanbul. An imposing architecture just off Downtown Beirut, it's also the place where former Prime...
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Winter in Bcharre

My first visit to Bcharré was in early March 2005 and my second was in late May 2016 and what a difference the seasons made. In early March, there was still a thick snow cover on the mountains above...
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Al Amin Mosque

The Mohammad El-Amin Mosque, also known as Hariri’s Mosque or the Blue Mosque, is one of the premier tourist attractions of the Lebanese capital. It is called the Hariri Mosque informally because its...
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Baalbek

A must see - I believe it is the home of largest Roman Temple in the world. And the site was much larger then I anticipated (actually home to over 3 temples) and was a stop along an ancient trade...
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dr.firas

"Half Lebanese in my Blood...Welcome to Lebanon!"
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sachara

"Lebanon"
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MalenaN

"Lebanon - The pearl of the Medeterranian Sea"
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"Lebanon - the heart of the Levant"
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"So small so similar"
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