Ramadan kareem!

July 10, 2013

Today is the first day of Ramadan, which this year takes place during the absolutely hottest and brightest month. With all that’s going on politically here, there’s a lot of tension to add to the heat. But started the holy month has! Walked around different Beiruti neighbourhoods this morning,...

Down south

July 6, 2013

Sur, the southernmost city in Lebanon, is a special place. In summer, this is definitely where you want to be. The beach just south of the city has two things that you need to look hard for in Lebanon: public access and clean (well, relatively) water. The old town...