Why Lebanon is gearing up for a record number of tourists

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July 23, 2019

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Why Lebanon is gearing up for a record number of tourists

(CNN) — Lebanon isn't a destination most people associate with summer vacations.   This is partly due to understandable ignorance -- most people don't realize that Lebanon is home to 240…

July 23, 2019 | Popular

Anthony Bourdain Remembered

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March 23, 2019

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Anthony Bourdain Remembered

An Anthony Bourdain memorial book is coming soon. Following the tragic 2018 death of the chef, writer, and travel host, CNN will release a written tribute to the late star. Anthony Bourdain…

March 23, 2019

James Asquith: The youngest Person to Visit 196 Countries

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March 15, 2019

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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

CNN's Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61

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June 08, 2018

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CNN's Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61

Edition CNN: Anthony Bourdain, a gifted storyteller and writer who took CNN viewers around the world, has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed Bourdain's death on Friday and said the cause of death…

June 08, 2018 | Popular

Futuristic luxury pods provide the perfect view of the desert sky

Travel | Jordan Middle East

Middle East

March 28, 2018

Travel

Futuristic luxury pods provide the perfect view of the desert sky

In the heart of Jordan’s scenic Wadi Rum desert, known as the “Valley of the Moon”, there is an unusual luxury campsite. Made up of clear domes that provide 360-degree views of the…

March 28, 2018 | Jordan

The 2017 Friendliest Cities in the World: Beirut Takes the 9th Place

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September 16, 2017

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The 2017 Friendliest Cities in the World: Beirut Takes the 9th Place

Conde Nast Traveler: For years, we've asked our readers to rate a city's "friendliness" in the Readers’ Choice Awards survey, focusing on where you felt welcome. Did an outgoing local show you…

September 16, 2017 | Spotted Stories

CNN: 20 of the World's Most Underrated Restaurants. Lebanon is on the List!

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Lebanon

June 22, 2017

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CNN: 20 of the World's Most Underrated Restaurants. Lebanon is on the List!

Burgundy, our local pride, my favorite restaurant in Lebanon which should have gotten a Michelin Star long time ago has made it on the world's Top20 list of the most underrated restaurants. Proudly…

June 22, 2017 | Popular | Beirut

Anthony Bourdain: The City you Should Visit Right Now is Beirut!

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May 13, 2016

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Anthony Bourdain: The City you Should Visit Right Now is Beirut!

Even if you're not a "Bourdainophile," you should probably listen up when Anthony Bourdain serves up sage eating/drinking/traveling advice on his CNN show, in magazine interviews, and via social…

May 13, 2016 | Spotted Stories

Lebanon: Officially One of the World's Most Beautiful Countries

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February 08, 2016

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Lebanon: Officially One of the World's Most Beautiful Countries

I came across this article that shows Lebanon as one of 50 most beautiful countries in the world. Lebanon comes at number 11... This article, published  on Conde Nast Traveler, only shows…

February 08, 2016 | Travel

24 hours in Atlanta: A Breath of Positive Energy

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November 15, 2015

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24 hours in Atlanta: A Breath of Positive Energy

My trip to Atlanta City was quick but enough to put a smile on my face. Although I didn’t have the time to travel around the city, I truly believe that I saw what should be…

November 15, 2015 | USA

CNN Visits LEBANON: A Lush, Green Ribbon... An Important Land

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August 27, 2015

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CNN Visits LEBANON: A Lush, Green Ribbon... An Important Land

  THE INFLIGHT MAP FLASHES. BLUE. GREEN. BROWN. That’s our first view of Lebanon, a lush, green ribbon draped between the Mediterranean Sea and the deserts of the Middle East. Even on…

August 27, 2015 | Travel | Lebanon

Anthony Bourdain: Beirut, I Love it Here...

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July 17, 2015

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Anthony Bourdain: Beirut, I Love it Here...

The 15 best Anthony Bourdain quips from a complicated episode. In the season five finale of his CNN travelogue Parts Unknown, host Anthony Bourdain cuts right to the chase in…

July 17, 2015

Al Soussi: Expertise and Knowhow Poured into an Authentic Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

April 01, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Al Soussi: Expertise and Knowhow Poured into an Authentic Breakfast

Been here, done that, but I didn't have enough time to enjoy my food while shooting an episode on Beirut street food. After visiting Soussi a couple of months back, Lebanon went viral and hundreds of…

April 01, 2015 | Recommended | Beirut

Al Soussi Beirut: Voted the World’s Best Breakfast

Street Food | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 31, 2014

Street Food

Al Soussi Beirut: Voted the World’s Best Breakfast

You could never imagine that a place like this, hidden a dead end in Mar Elias, could be even close to serving not only good food, but some of the finest dishes the world has ever talked…

October 31, 2014 | Beirut

CNN: Taking Lebanese Wine and Beer Abroad

Coffee, Wine & Drinks | Bekaa Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 27, 2014

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

CNN: Taking Lebanese Wine and Beer Abroad

Marketplace Middle East|Added on August 22, 2014 CNN's Leone Lakhani explores how local wine makers are getting their bottles on shelves abroad.

August 27, 2014 | News | Bekaa

CNN: The 10 burgers you must eat this year in the US

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June 02, 2014

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CNN: The 10 burgers you must eat this year in the US

Only a madman or a glutton with infinite resources could hope to eat every hamburger in America. Think of how big the country is! And yet, it would be equally ludicrous to suppose that the 10 burgers…

June 02, 2014

Wonderbag: The Revolutionary Slow-Cooker

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January 08, 2014

Food Gadgets

Wonderbag: The Revolutionary Slow-Cooker

Featured on CNN, The Times, Huffington Post and glossy magazines like Cosmopolitan, Wonderbag is something of the future. Created by Sarah Collins, who remembered seeing her grandmother put towels…

January 08, 2014

2013 Round-up: Impactful Culinary News of the Year

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December 22, 2013

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2013 Round-up: Impactful Culinary News of the Year

This year witnessed a variety of mind blowing news that have left an impact in the culinary world, locally and internationally. With a glass of wine in hand, I remembered a few of them - if you…

December 22, 2013 | Top 10 List

Going it Alone: 7 Tips for Successful Solo Travel

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December 10, 2013

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Going it Alone: 7 Tips for Successful Solo Travel

By Nikki Bayley, for CNN "To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world." So wrote the great travel writer Freya Stark in her 1932 book "Baghdad…

December 10, 2013

NGNO's Tribute to Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Food and Breast Cancer

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October 24, 2013

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NGNO's Tribute to Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Food and Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the steps to have a plan…

October 24, 2013

Oreos are Just as Addictive as Drugs

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October 19, 2013

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Oreos are Just as Addictive as Drugs

According to many reports on news including Time, Huffington Post, Fox News, ABC News and more... Oreos are as addictive as cocaine according to a new study from Connecticut College. Here's Time…

October 19, 2013

Condé Nast Traveler: Lebanon has "much to offer the adventurous traveler"

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October 18, 2013

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Condé Nast Traveler: Lebanon has "much to offer the adventurous traveler"

I'm just pleased to see that we made it on the list. After all the things we have been through, Beirut city still prevails... We rank before Paris and Venice on the list... How amazing is that...…

October 18, 2013

CNN: Most Livable Countries in the World

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September 03, 2013

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CNN: Most Livable Countries in the World

Tell me what you think about this survey? CNN: Melbourne made it three years in a row as the world's most livable city, according to the 2013 Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Global Livability…

September 03, 2013

The Future of Paying at a Restaurant

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July 12, 2013

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The Future of Paying at a Restaurant

Have you ever waited so long at a restaurant for a waiter to bring the check that, even though you enjoyed the food, you swore never to eat there again? Or how about that awkward moment after a meal…

July 12, 2013

Lebanon Number One on CNN's List of Best Kebabs

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Beirut

May 14, 2013

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Lebanon Number One on CNN's List of Best Kebabs

I love it when Lebanon seems to find it's way on the list of the best foods to find around the world. This time CNN sheds light on Kebabs and don't we just love it... and Lebanon is number one on the…

May 14, 2013 | Popular | Hamra & Verdun

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown

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April 15, 2013

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Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown’, hosted by the world-renowned chef, bestselling author and Emmy winning television personality, launches on CNN International on Saturday 20 April at 2100…

April 15, 2013

CNN: 10 Best Bars in Beirut

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April 11, 2013

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CNN: 10 Best Bars in Beirut

As reported on CNN, here's the top 10 Bars in Beirut, what's your favorite place or suggested choice...? Summer is around the corner and we want to know about all the best places out there... As…

April 11, 2013 | Popular

CNN: Beyond Hummus and Kebabs: Touring a Delectable Lebanon

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March 25, 2013

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CNN: Beyond Hummus and Kebabs: Touring a Delectable Lebanon

The weather is warming up and Lebanon is rich with places to see and food to taste... Amazing food tour around Lebanon's as reported on CNN below. Tawlet is a restaurant in the hopping Mar Mikhael…

March 25, 2013 | Lebanon

CNN's Best Breakfast Destinations: Lebanon Wins Number 1

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 10, 2013

Breakfast & Coffee

CNN's Best Breakfast Destinations: Lebanon Wins Number 1

NoGarlicNoOnions.com gets you the news first. Maple-bacon biscuits. Chocolate-dipped donuts. A lavish spread of eggs. Is there any meal more comforting than breakfast? Whatever time zone you wake…

March 10, 2013 | News | Beirut

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