Beirut Hop-On Hop-Off Tours Are On! Visit Lebanon this Summer

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Lebanon

May 06, 2019

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Beirut Hop-On Hop-Off Tours Are On! Visit Lebanon this Summer

3 must-see hop-off attractions Arabs? Romans? Greeks? Crusaders? Beirut, one of the world’s oldest cities, has been home to them all and more. There’s no better way to discover the best…

May 06, 2019 | Travel | Beirut

Sleep in a Potato Thanks to AirBNB

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April 29, 2019

News

Sleep in a Potato Thanks to AirBNB

We all love potatoes... you can fry them, mash them, bake them, roast them and now sleep in one. The Big Idaho Potato Hotel in South Boise, may not actually beactually be made out of potatoes…

April 29, 2019

Earth Day: Emirates Group helps safeguard wildlife

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April 22, 2019

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Earth Day: Emirates Group helps safeguard wildlife

Taking its environmental responsibilities seriously and championing wildlife conservation across different corners of the planet, the Emirates Group is playing its part to support and preserve…

April 22, 2019 | News

Special Edition Coca-Cola Bottles for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

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April 18, 2019

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Special Edition Coca-Cola Bottles for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Coca-Cola goes to great lengths to ensure its beverages are always within an arm’s reach of desire – even in a galaxy far, far away.  When Star Wars: Galaxy’s…

April 18, 2019

A Weekend in Malta: A Video Review and 300 Photos. I Fell in Love with this Island

Mechwar Videos | Malta Europe

Europe

April 15, 2019

Mechwar Videos

A Weekend in Malta: A Video Review and 300 Photos. I Fell in Love with this Island

It’s six am over the Mediterranean; the sun is waking up as well as many of the passengers taking Alitalia’s flight from Beirut to Roma. Traveling to Malta, you’ll have to pass by a…

April 15, 2019 | Travel | Malta

Breakfast at Cafe Jubilee Malta: A Restaurant for Tourists

Breakfast & Coffee | Malta Europe

Europe

April 14, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at Cafe Jubilee Malta: A Restaurant for Tourists

Famous around the island, Cafe Jubilee pops up in all your searches when searching for a cafe, breakfast or a drink. Waking up on an early Sunday morning, we walked to Cafe Jubilee in…

April 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Malta

Legroom is Not Acceptable; Don’t Travel Economy on Alitalia!

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April 14, 2019

Airlines

Legroom is Not Acceptable; Don’t Travel Economy on Alitalia!

Not acceptable!!!! Really not acceptable!!!!! The tiniest legroom I’ve ever experienced on a plane and take it from someone who travels at least twice a once; so tight you can’t even…

April 14, 2019 | Travel

NGNO Mechwar Armenia & Artsakh 2019: Vlogs and Stories (Episode Coming Soon)

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Europe

April 13, 2019

Mechwar Videos

NGNO Mechwar Armenia & Artsakh 2019: Vlogs and Stories (Episode Coming Soon)

Undoubtedly, expecting another high-quality video, which will support into promoting Armenian tourism in Lebanon and Arab countries. Meshwar Armenia and Artsakh 2019 Following last year's…

April 13, 2019 | Popular | Armenia

A Night at the 'Louvre' with Airbnb

Spotted Stories

April 10, 2019

Spotted Stories

A Night at the 'Louvre' with Airbnb

Imagine getting the chance to sleep in Paris's glass pyramid: The Louvre with a view of the Mona Lisa. Thanks to Airbnb, a couple of art enthusiasts can now get the once-in-a-blue-moon chance of…

April 10, 2019

Coca-Cola Arena: Meet the Biggest Indoor State-of-the-Art Venue in Dubai

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April 09, 2019

News

Coca-Cola Arena: Meet the Biggest Indoor State-of-the-Art Venue in Dubai

Meraas, a diversified Dubai-based holding company has signed a 10-year agreement with The Coca-Cola Company for the exclusive naming rights for Dubai’s first and biggest indoor, multipurpose…

April 09, 2019 | Spotted Stories

Emirates Wins Best First Class at 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Awards

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April 09, 2019

Airlines

Emirates Wins Best First Class at 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® Awards

Emirates has been awarded Best First Class in the world at the 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice® awards for Airlines. The airline also clinched several other awards including Best…

April 09, 2019 | News

TripAdvisor: London Top Travel Destination 2019

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March 27, 2019

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TripAdvisor: London Top Travel Destination 2019

London is the top place to visit across the globe according to the Travelers' Choice Awards just announced. According to TripAdvisor, reservations to view the Changing of the Guard ceremony…

March 27, 2019 | Spotted Stories

Uber Acquires Careem for $3.1 Billion

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March 27, 2019

News

Uber Acquires Careem for $3.1 Billion

Uber and Careem have reached an agreement for Uber to acquire Careem for $3.1 billion, consisting of $1.7 billion in convertible notes and $1.4 billion in cash. The acquisition of Careem is…

March 27, 2019 | Spotted Stories

Discover "La Residence des Pins" in Details: Home of the French Ambassador to Lebanon

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Lebanon

March 26, 2019

News

Discover "La Residence des Pins" in Details: Home of the French Ambassador to Lebanon

The Pine Residence (Arabic: قصر الصنوبر‎, Qasr al-snawbar, literally "the palace of the Pines"), located in the Horsh district of Beirut, is the official residence of the French ambassador…

March 26, 2019 | Beirut

Will You Sleep in a Giant Wine Barrel?

Spotted Stories

March 23, 2019

Spotted Stories

Will You Sleep in a Giant Wine Barrel?

Would you consider sleeping inside a wine barrel? A Portuguese vineyard is giving wine-lovers the opportunity to do just that. Owners Paulo Pereira and Maria do Céu Gonçalves…

March 23, 2019

Walking Gemmayze: Look Up and Enjoy The Beautiful Old Street

Mechwar Videos | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

March 22, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Walking Gemmayze: Look Up and Enjoy The Beautiful Old Street

Rue Gouraud is a mixed residential and commercial street in Gemmayzeh, a neighborhood in the Rmeil district of Beirut in Lebanon. It is named after French General Henri Gouraud. Gemmayze, and…

March 22, 2019 | Travel | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Walking Jounieh: Discovering an Old City and Amazing Old Houses

Mechwar Videos | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

March 22, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Walking Jounieh: Discovering an Old City and Amazing Old Houses

The luscious Keserwan Mountains slope downwards to the picture perfect crescent bay of Jounieh. Around 16 kilometers north of Beirut on the highway, Jounieh is the first city that you’ll arrive…

March 22, 2019 | Popular | Jounieh

Starbucks Celebrates Global Milestone with 30,000th Store

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March 19, 2019

News

Starbucks Celebrates Global Milestone with 30,000th Store

Starbucks celebrated its 30,000th store – opened in Shenzhen, China – marking a significant global milestone for the company. The 30,000th store, the…

March 19, 2019

Copenhagen, Denmark: Discovering a New City. My Travel Notes

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Europe

March 18, 2019

Reviews

Copenhagen, Denmark: Discovering a New City. My Travel Notes

I’ve been dreaming of traveling to Denmark for so long! I’ve dreamt of discovering this new city and having lunch at Noma. It’s finally happening; I’m taking the next Middle…

March 18, 2019 | Travel | Copenhagen

James Asquith: The youngest Person to Visit 196 Countries

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March 15, 2019

News

James Asquith: The youngest Person to Visit 196 Countries

James was just 24 when he set the Guinness World Record. How he did it, his favorite airport and the piece of advice he has for other travelers. This month on Business Traveller, CNN’s…

March 15, 2019 | Travel

Beirut Walking Tour

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March 15, 2019

News

Beirut Walking Tour

Interested in exploring layered history by foot?  WalkBeirut offers the only extensive, in-depth walking tour of our capital. The tour narrates Beirut's rich and often troublesome…

March 15, 2019

Beit El Fann: Al Azm Cultural Center, El Mina Tripoli

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North Lebanon

March 13, 2019

Travel

Beit El Fann: Al Azm Cultural Center, El Mina Tripoli

AL AZM Cultural Center, Beit El Fann,  is a cultural center located in the heart of El Mina in north Lebanon. One of the only venues of its kind in the area. The cultural center was granted the…

March 13, 2019 | Tripoli

Khan el Saboun: An Eco Village in Koura

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Lebanon

March 06, 2019

News

Khan el Saboun: An Eco Village in Koura

The Eco-village includes large areas dedicated to organic plantations of various types of medicinal plants such as rosemary, lavender, and lemongrass used in the production of oils and soaps. A…

March 06, 2019 | Travel | North Lebanon

5 Reasons to Love the Maldives

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February 23, 2019

News

5 Reasons to Love the Maldives

For travel bugs all over the world, having a staycation in the Maldives is a goal that they are aiming for. It is now known as one of the hottest vacation destinations for couples, friends, and even…

February 23, 2019 | Spotted Stories

Copenhagen Airport: A Luxury Mall and a Haven for Foodies Covered with Wood Parquet

Airports | Copenhagen Europe

Europe

February 23, 2019

Airports

Copenhagen Airport: A Luxury Mall and a Haven for Foodies Covered with Wood Parquet

When I knew that I'd be visiting the Copenhagen airport for the first time, it was photography time for sure: the first time at an airport means taking endless photos of every corner, but little I…

February 23, 2019 | Travel | Copenhagen

Intercontinental Le Grand: A Luxurious Stay in Paris

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France

February 22, 2019

Hotels

Intercontinental Le Grand: A Luxurious Stay in Paris

Perfect, it’s just perfect! Even though not ranked as a palace, it feels like one. The Intercontinental Opera is a Hotel I will recommend to my friends visiting the French capital. With its…

February 22, 2019 | Recommended | Paris

Charles de Gaulle, Paris Airport, Terminal 2F

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France

January 17, 2019

Airports

Charles de Gaulle, Paris Airport, Terminal 2F

I haven't been here since the days Middle East Airlines used to land in this terminal. Back then, it was small and old until I visited again this week. Terminal 2F now has Laduree and Hermes…

January 17, 2019 | Travel | Paris

Prague international Airport in Pictures

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Czech Republic

January 17, 2019

Airports

Prague international Airport in Pictures

Václav Havel Airport Prague is the international airport of Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. The airport was founded in 1937 when it replaced the Kbely Airport (founded in 1918), it…

January 17, 2019 | Travel | Prague

Salt: A Gourmet Japanese Dinner at the Airport in Beirut

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Lebanon

January 17, 2019

Airports

Salt: A Gourmet Japanese Dinner at the Airport in Beirut

Unfortunately Salt is too expensive, that’s why having a meal here every time I travel is close to impossible; paying high rents, this upscale restaurant located after check-in, was obliged to…

January 17, 2019 | International Cuisine | Beirut

Deli Bros Fine Foods: A Must Experience at Frankfurt Airport

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Europe

January 13, 2019

Airports

Deli Bros Fine Foods: A Must Experience at Frankfurt Airport

At Frankfurt airport Terminal 1B, Deli Bros Fine Foods caught my attention: with its open kitchen and rich aromas haunting the airport, I stopped for an early lunch. It was only 10:15 in the…

January 13, 2019 | International Cuisine | Germany

Long Live Tripoli: The Ancient City of a Million Wonders

Mechwar Videos | Tripoli North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

North Lebanon

January 13, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Long Live Tripoli: The Ancient City of a Million Wonders

Tripoli (Trablos), 85 kilometers north of Beirut, has a special character all its own. Thanks to its historical wealth, relaxed lifestyle and thriving business climate, this is a city where…

January 13, 2019 | News | Tripoli

2018: My Favorite Hotel Discoveries this Year

Hotels

January 01, 2019

Hotels

2018: My Favorite Hotel Discoveries this Year

In 2018, I was lucky enough to have had the chance to travel a lot. I discovered more than 121 different cities in 16 countries and checked into more than 25 hotels around the world. Each hotel was a…

January 01, 2019 | Top 10 List

Le Sofitel Strasbourg: A Great Location, Pleasant Rooms and Tasty Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee | Alsace France Europe

France

December 24, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Le Sofitel Strasbourg: A Great Location, Pleasant Rooms and Tasty Breakfast

At walking distance from the heart of Strasbourg, meters away from the main place and the cathedral, the Sofitel is your perfect choice for a week around the "capital of Christmas." Staying in Alsace…

December 24, 2018 | Hotels | Alsace

Best (and worst) New Luxury Hotels of 2018

Travel

December 20, 2018

Travel

Best (and worst) New Luxury Hotels of 2018

Best new luxury hotels of 2018: Independent luxury review site (LTI – Luxury Travel Intelligence) has produced its assessment of the year's top hotels.   LTI: Our twelve experienced and…

December 20, 2018

Ahlein LAT Lounge at Beirut International Airport: The First Pictures

Airports | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 15, 2018

Airports

Ahlein LAT Lounge at Beirut International Airport: The First Pictures

We have been used to having one big lounge in Beirut: "The Cedar Lounge" until two new lounges have opened. The Qatar Airways lounge and the state of the art, Ahlein LAT lounge. Check out the photos…

December 15, 2018 | Popular | Beirut

White Cedar Hotel, Al Arz

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Lebanon

December 05, 2018

Hotels

White Cedar Hotel, Al Arz

Located in the village of Becharry, White Cedar Hotel and Resort features a panoramic view over the Cedars Forest and Valley. It offers a breakfast buffet every morning, ski equipment for rent and a…

December 05, 2018 | Travel | North Lebanon

Inauguration of the New Istanbul Airport that will Host the ATC Tower Designed by Pininfarina and AECOM

Airports | Istanbul Turkey Middle East

Turkey

October 28, 2018

Airports

Inauguration of the New Istanbul Airport that will Host the ATC Tower Designed by Pininfarina and AECOM

The New Istanbul Airport (INA), designed to become the largest new airport in terms of annual passenger capacity, will be inaugurated on the 29thof October. The structure will initially be able to…

October 28, 2018 | News | Istanbul

Villegiature Awards 2018 – Le Gray, Beirut Puts Lebanon in the Limelight

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October 26, 2018

News

Villegiature Awards 2018 – Le Gray, Beirut Puts Lebanon in the Limelight

It was in the presence of HE Mr. Rami Adwane, Lebanon’s Ambassador to France that Lebanon and its tourism sector were in the limelight during a ceremony held by Villegiature Awards in the…

October 26, 2018 | Travel

Opening of the 1st Louis Vuitton store in Paris-Charles de Gaulle!

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France

October 13, 2018

Airports

Opening of the 1st Louis Vuitton store in Paris-Charles de Gaulle!

The official opening of Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport’s first ever Louis Vuitton store will take place this Saturday 29 September in Terminal 2E (Hall K). Until now, the prestigious brand has…

October 13, 2018 | News | Paris

Flying Business Class on Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Beirut

Airlines

October 08, 2018

Airlines

Flying Business Class on Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Beirut

Even though the plane is new, flying Lufthansa from Frankfurt to Beirut is not the most pleasurable of experiences. Economy class seats transformed into business seats leaving a free seat by your…

October 08, 2018 | Travel

Photos of the Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport

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Spain

September 22, 2018

Airports

Photos of the Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport

Madrid-Barajas Airport (code IATA: MAD, code ICAO: LEMD) is located on the northeast of Madrid, Barajas district, only 12 kilometers from Madrid city center. The airport changed its name from…

September 22, 2018 | Travel | Madrid

Lebanon's Cedars of God: A Beautiful Forest to See

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Lebanon

September 22, 2018

Travel

Lebanon's Cedars of God: A Beautiful Forest to See

The Cedars of God (Arabic: أرز الربّ‎ Arz ar-Rabb "Cedars of the Lord") is one of the last vestiges of the extensive forests of the Lebanon cedar, that once thrived across Mount Lebanon in…

September 22, 2018 | North Lebanon

Charoles: A Quality Restaurant at San Lorenzo El Escorial

International Cuisine | Madrid Spain Europe

Spain

September 19, 2018

International Cuisine

Charoles: A Quality Restaurant at San Lorenzo El Escorial

Arriving into El Escorial and out of a dozen restaurants we’ve visited, this one seems to be good and less touristic. Using two Michelin Bibendum as decorative items to grab the…

September 19, 2018 | Recommended | Madrid

El Escorial Royal Monastery, Madrid Spain

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Spain

September 19, 2018

Travel

El Escorial Royal Monastery, Madrid Spain

The Escorial is a vast building complex located in San Lorenzo de El Escorial, near Madrid, in central Spain. The building is the most important architectural monument of the Spanish…

September 19, 2018 | Madrid

The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo

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Europe

September 19, 2018

Travel

The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo

The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo (Spanish: Catedral Primada Santa María de Toledo) is a Roman Catholic church in Toledo, Spain. It is the seat of the Metropolitan Archdiocese…

September 19, 2018 | Spain

Visit the Cathedral of Salamanca: A Photo and Video Review

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Europe

September 17, 2018

Travel

Visit the Cathedral of Salamanca: A Photo and Video Review

A must visit in Salamanca: The New Cathedral is, together with the Old Cathedral, one of the two cathedrals of Salamanca, Spain. It was constructed between the 16th and 18th centuries in two styles:…

September 17, 2018 | Spain

Madrid's Zoo and Aquarium: A Photo and Video Review

Travel | Madrid Spain Europe

Spain

September 17, 2018

Travel

Madrid's Zoo and Aquarium: A Photo and Video Review

The Madrid Zoo Aquarium is a 20-hectare zoo and aquarium located in the Casa de Campo in Madrid, Spain. The zoo is owned by the city but is managed by the international entertainment…

September 17, 2018 | Madrid

Visit Armenia: 6 Days Were Not Enough... A Memorable Journey!

Mechwar Videos | Armenia Europe

Europe

August 12, 2018

Mechwar Videos

Visit Armenia: 6 Days Were Not Enough... A Memorable Journey!

After spending the week in Armenia, all I can tell you is that I’ll be coming back soon. Land of beauty, greenery and breathtaking sceneries, Armenia made me fall in love with its food and…

August 12, 2018 | Popular | Armenia

The World’s Top 15 Cities: Beirut is on the List

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July 22, 2018

News

The World’s Top 15 Cities: Beirut is on the List

What makes a city truly great? Jaw-dropping architecture, distinctive restaurants, a rich array of cultural offerings, and intriguing shops are a must. A teeming street life, a friendly population,…

July 22, 2018 | Travel

Delta Airlines Business Class Experience

Airlines

June 17, 2018

Airlines

Delta Airlines Business Class Experience

Not the first time onboard Delta but feeling the excitement as of it was the first. I enjoy their leather seats, fluffy pillows and thick bed covers, the Tumi box of amenities and the diverse menu of…

June 17, 2018 | Recommended

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