Al Fundok Hotel, Maasser el Chouf: It's Classy, It's Trendy and It's Worth Visiting

Hotels | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

September 02, 2019

Hotels

Al Fundok Hotel, Maasser el Chouf: It's Classy, It's Trendy and It's Worth Visiting

I've spent a night at Al Fundok Hotel, enjoyed dinner and breakfast, took a hundred photos and promised myself to visit again. Check out the photos yourself and plan your next visit.…

September 02, 2019 | Reviews | Shouf

Shallalat Nabeh Merched: Excellent Lebanese Food Served in Paradise! A Must Try

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 19, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Shallalat Nabeh Merched: Excellent Lebanese Food Served in Paradise! A Must Try

After the last visit to “Nabeh Merched” to film an episode, I promised to come again with my family. A little paradise on earth, in the heart of Lebanon’s greenest region, spending…

August 19, 2019 | Recommended | Shouf

NATIONAL DABKE DAY 2019: September 1st in Maasser el Chouf

Events | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 12, 2019

Events

NATIONAL DABKE DAY 2019: September 1st in Maasser el Chouf

JABALNA Association is celebrating the Fifth Edition of JABALNA DABKE FESTIVAL! JABALNA’s aim is to establish under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture “NATIONAL DABKE DAY“ to…

August 12, 2019 | News | Shouf

Baakline: Capital of the Mountains Until the 17th Century

Mechwar Videos | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 25, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Baakline: Capital of the Mountains Until the 17th Century

Baakline is a major Druze town located in Mount Lebanon, Chouf District, 45 kilometers southeast of Beirut. Altitude 850 – 920 meters high, population is 30,000, area 14 square km, number of…

July 25, 2019 | Travel & Tourism | Shouf

Furn el Mouallem: Traditional Bread and Mankish in Mokhtara

Breakfast & Coffee | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 18, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Furn el Mouallem: Traditional Bread and Mankish in Mokhtara

What makes a Manoucheh even more unique than a conventional one, is when it’s baked using the dough of standard Lebanese bread. One of three bakeries I know other than Al Zahaa in Jezzine and…

July 18, 2019 | Reviews | Shouf

Em Fares: Homey Lebanese Food in Barouk

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 16, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Em Fares: Homey Lebanese Food in Barouk

Located on the slopes of the world-famous Barouk cedars reserve, “Em Fares,” a Lebanese restaurant serving homemade Lebanese food welcomes you for lunch and dinner. Touring Barouk…

July 16, 2019 | Recommended | Shouf

Snack Fakhreddine, Baakline Famous Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 15, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Snack Fakhreddine, Baakline Famous Breakfast

If you ask me about my favorite three “Foul and Hummus” breakfast restaurants in Lebanon, Snack Fakhreddine will be one of them. Managed and operated by Ammo Baheej and his wife for…

July 15, 2019 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf

Country Gate: A Modern Lebanese Restaurant in Deir el Qamar

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 14, 2019

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Country Gate: A Modern Lebanese Restaurant in Deir el Qamar

Shocking at first, it feels like dining in a parking lot until the waiter welcomes you, and you open the trendy menu filled with beautifully shot photos. Country Gate is Deir el Qamar’s…

July 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Shouf

Soufrat Al Oumara: Deir El Qamar’s Enjoyable Food Experience

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 01, 2017

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Soufrat Al Oumara: Deir El Qamar’s Enjoyable Food Experience

It was three in the afternoon visiting Deir El Qamar with my family when we stopped for lunch at Deir Al Oumara, a beautiful hotel up the mountains of the Chouf. Enjoying the beautiful October…

October 01, 2017 | Recommended | Shouf

Mechwar to The Village of Bater el Chouf

Mechwar Videos | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 11, 2017

Mechwar Videos

Mechwar to The Village of Bater el Chouf

Famous for its church, its old 19th and early 20th century houses, and for its old water mill which was still functioning until the early 1980s, Bater is also well known for its water springs such as…

February 11, 2017 | Shouf

Al Barouk: The Chouf Cedar Reserve and its Surroundings

Mechwar Videos | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

September 02, 2015

Mechwar Videos

Al Barouk: The Chouf Cedar Reserve and its Surroundings

Barouk (Arabic: الباروك‎) is a village in the Chouf District of Lebanon. Historically, the village is known for being the "land of good", because of its fountain (Nabeh-el-Barouk). The poet…

September 02, 2015 | Travel & Tourism | Shouf

Al Mamlaka: A Generous Lebanese Restaurant in Barouk

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 27, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Al Mamlaka: A Generous Lebanese Restaurant in Barouk

My long tour around Barouk in Shouf ended at Al Mamlaka. This restaurant is hidden behind a large stone arcade. It’s a spacious place where dozens of tables are set one next to the other... The…

August 27, 2015 | Restaurants | Shouf

Al Midyaf: Lebanese Food with a Tasty Simple Twist

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 27, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Al Midyaf: Lebanese Food with a Tasty Simple Twist

With water flowing from all sides, Al Midyaf welcomes you on the bank of Al Barouk river. Serving Lebanese specialties like all other restaurants on the strip, Al Midyaf adds a funky light twist to…

August 27, 2015 | Restaurants | Shouf

Baytna: Welcome Home and Enjoy Good Food

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 27, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Baytna: Welcome Home and Enjoy Good Food

Barouk, one of Lebanon's most preserved districts of Chouf area, hosts a number of fancy restaurants where guests are warmly welcomed to enjoy a selection of generous food and choices in an unmatched…

August 27, 2015 | Recommended | Shouf

Shouf Lebnan Bel Barouk Festival

News | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 21, 2015

News

Shouf Lebnan Bel Barouk Festival

Join us to celebrate the launch of Al Barouk discovery trails from August the 28th till the 30th. Check out this beautiful video  

August 21, 2015 | Shouf

Breakfast at The Mir Amin Palace Hotel

Breakfast & Coffee | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 04, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at The Mir Amin Palace Hotel

Picture this: A breath of fresh air going through old stones, sunny spells, calmness and serenity… amazing feeling as I walked through the aisles of Mir Amin. Built at the beginning of the…

August 04, 2015 | Restaurants | Shouf

Soufrat Al Oumara: Scrumptious Food... Horrendous Service

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 01, 2014

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Soufrat Al Oumara: Scrumptious Food... Horrendous Service

Calm and serene, in the middle of the mountains, the heart of the land of the emirs lays Deir el Oumara. The newly opened hotel has taken an old school and transformed it into a boutique hotel. A…

August 01, 2014 | Recommended | Shouf

100% Whole Wheat Markouk Bread from Sawfar, Worth Trying

Bread & Bakeries | Shouf Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

June 24, 2014

Bread & Bakeries

100% Whole Wheat Markouk Bread from Sawfar, Worth Trying

I never imagined that I will be writing a review on bread... More so 'markouk' bread. While visiting a new hotel in Bhamdoun, someone recommended that I continue up the highway to Sawfar to find a…

June 24, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Shouf

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