Travel Information

What to know before you travel to Beirut Lebanon.

October 14, 2011

Beirut Insider’s Guide

Here is a compilation of interesting places and unique people that make Beirut such a vibrant and unique city.  Enjoy!
September 16, 2011

Saying Thank You in Lebanese

One of the first things you will want to be able to say when you are in Lebanon is thank you in response to the amazing hospitality of the people here.  You may already know shukran, but there are many ways to express your gratitude in Lebanese: merci ktiir, yislamo, sallem ideik, mamnuunak
July 22, 2011

Beirut Bus Map

Here’s a Beirut Bus map from zawarib – these routes are for bigger busses and vans. You could take the #2 bus from Hamra to Sassine Square in Achrafieh in about 30 to 40 minutes for 1,000 LL.  Or the #6 from Dora to Jbeil, a beach town up the […]
July 21, 2011

Taxi or Service?

One of the first things you will learn when you come to Beirut is the difference between a taxi and a service.  We hope to make that lesson easy for you by giving you a brief introduction: In most cases you will want to say “Service” (A french word rhyming […]