The 18 Commandments Of Living In Beirut

Thou shalt: 1. Expect traffic. Everywhere. All the time. 2. Be ready with thine snacks and coffee, in anticipation of a family friend “dropping in” without warning. 3. Thou shalt,...

 

The 8 Main Types of Lebanese People On LinkedIn

Your daily dose of stereotypical LinkedIn madness, phrased responsibly into one stereotypical article. Disclaimer: some people are too complicated to fit under just one type and thus might...

 

8 Awkward Things We Wish Waiters Wouldn't Say

Any job that involves having to deal directly with customers isn’t easy, and waiting tables is definitely on that list. But let’s get this straight: they sometimes have annoying phrases and...

 

20 Things All Lebanese Dads Have In Common

We had a giggle about things Lebanese mothers have in common but dads, don’t think you got away that easily. We’ve picked up on your quirky habits and hilarious traits too, and here they are....

 

10 Signs Christmas Is Right Around The Corner

It’s that time of the year again. You see the sparkly window displays everywhere, you’re already receiving special holiday promotions, and so much more is happening that you can barely contain...

 

9 Things That Will Probably Confuse You During Your First Year Of Living In Beirut

Living in Beirut can be…confusing. We’re here to help clear some things up! 1. Was it a WhatsApp hoax or a legit security concern? One of the things that make me feel worst for newbies...

 

10 Strange Superstitions Lebanese People Have

When it comes to superstitions, I’m definitely not the kind of person who’ll willingly throw a pinch of salt over the shoulder in order to avoid bad luck. But as it turns out, many Lebanese are a ...

 

10 Major Fails For Lebanese Psychic Leila Abdel Latif

I find it quite incredible that some people still believe in psychics and psychic abilities. I wish I possessed the ability to con people out of thousands of dollars at a time, but alas I do not. ...

 

14 Things All Lebanese Mothers Have In Common

Lebanese mums.. ahh. Where do I start? Growing up you were never sure if you love them or hate them, and as you get older you start to realise how right they were all along (about most things, at...

 

7 Lessons I Learned From Lebanese Taxis