New Bedford, just off Cape Cod

December 7, 2013

New Bedford, just off Cape Cod There’s this town that I came to spend unexpectedly much time in. Two months ago I had never heard of it – I think that goes for most Sweden-born, Lebanon-based people – even though it’s the largest fishing port in the US and...

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...

Making a living

June 14, 2013

They tore down a building, to make way for a new one. A few hours later, the site is filled with people. Mums and dads, but mostly kids. Small children, a few teenagers, a few babies resting on the hips of their mothers or elder siblings. The remains of...