Lebanon

Tripoli in Lebanon

Going from Syria to Lebanon was quite a change. The border just stamped my passport, and on the way to Tripoli not a single police officer wated to stop us to check our documents. Prices there were also many times higher than in Syria. The border with Syria My time in Syria has been absolutely […]

Lebanon

Beirut and Baalbeck Action

I had booked flights so that my last nights in Lebanon would fall on a weekend in order to experience the famous nightlife of Beirut. I asked a local Lebanese girl to show me around, which she said that she happily would. Not did I know that she would drive me and my friends from […]

Lebanon

Byblos, Jeita and Harissa

I was warmly welcomed by my couchsurfing hosts Jen and Pat when arriving in the Worlds second oldest city, Byblos. They were also so kind to introduce me to the Lebanese cooking and introduced me to the history, politics and situation in their country. On the second evening thousands of people had shown up to […]