International Fair of Tripoli

When I visited Tripoli I knew I had to stop by Oscar Niemeyer´s International Fair. This fairground was intended as an exhibition for futuristic modern architecture but was never really completed due to the civil war commencing in Lebanon in 1975. Now it´s mostly abandoned, that is if you´re disregarding the occasional tourist coming to…

Ouzville

A 15 min drive south of Beirut you´ll find the village Ouzai. It might not be a very extraordinary place when you first spot it. As I would pass by from time to time while on the highway going south I never gave it a second thought. But one day my friends and I decided…

Tripoli

In November I visited Tripoli in North Lebanon for the first time and it was a good trip. Living in Beirut with all its modern buildings, creative vibes and foreign branches and a whole lot of people who speak English and French better than I ever will you sometimes forget that you are in fact…

Beirut

Last year I decided to make my move to Beirut and I haven´t looked back. So far so good, I really love it here. People are really friendly, the food is dangerously delicious, the contrasting scenarios are breathtaking, the narguileh smell around in fascinating cafes is seducing…in short, life is good here. The Lebanese capital…