The 10 Best Beirut Foodie Accounts on Instagram

The beauty of Instagram is that it makes a rabid food photographer out of every one of us. Honestly, you could stare all day at mesmerizing snapshots of nosh, but you will never tire (hunger, on the...

 

You Know Your Mom is Lebanese When...

Regardless of how hip or old-fashioned your mother is, if she’s Lebanese, then she is definitely guilty of at least some of these things. You know it’s true because… 1. She’s Scared of...

 

37 Things People in Beirut Love to Talk About

1. The immense amount of traffic. (Image via Now) 2. How much they love that everything can be delivered. (Image via Beirut.com) 3. Electricity, or lack of it. (Image via This is...

 

Twenty Times You Felt Like Giving Up on Lebanese Guys

1. When he used this emoji 2. When this happened (Image via Twitter) 3. And this… (Image via Twitter) 4. When he stopped asking you out after 10 failed attempts (Image via...

 

The Seven People You'll Encounter at a Lebanese Lunch

A personal nightmare of mine is being forced to attend extravagant Sunday lunches with families that your parents used to vacation with in the 1980s. You don’t want to be there, your parents don’t...

 

The 13 Highly Annoying Instagram Habits of Lebanese People

Starbucks frappuccinos, duckface selfies, regular selfies, selfies with your cat, selfies with your grandma… these are just some of the things that show up on Instagram feeds from all over the...

 

Five Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Ramadan

So you're on your way home at 1:00 a.m. and you pass by Raouche only to find the place packed with families on a weeknight, lights are on everywhere, restaurants are full, and "Bab el Hara" is on...

 

Fifteen Awe-Inspiring Vintage Photos of Lebanon

Nostalgia is beautiful, but the history of Lebanon touches us for reasons that go beyond a vintage tramway gloriously making its way through the old city streets. This overpowering sense of nostalgia ...

 

Ramadan: Expectations vs. Reality

For Muslims, the month of Ramadan sort of turns into a love-hate relationship with yourself. It's like a battle between you and your inner demons. Take a look. Expectation: (Image via...

 

Five Conversations Every Lebanese Person Has Had

In our small society, the themes in our life can become repetitive - much like the conversations. Here are five conversations almost every Lebanese person has had or encountered. The Help...