Anis Tabet Recommends: The Ultimate 80s Movies List

If there's anyone in Lebanon who knows his movies, it's Anis Tabet. The blogger, movie critic and biologist-by-day has established a name for himself among Lebanon's film enthusiasts. Now he's...

 

Twelve Things to Do Before Summer Officially Ends in Beirut

Well, the bad news is that summer is coming to an end. The good news is: there are still plenty of ways to enjoy it. 1. Momo at the Souks This Beirut destination, nestled on the roof of the...

 

Five Big Myths You've Heard About Beirut

All those things you’ve been told? They’re not true. 1. Beirut is the Paris of the Middle East (Image via Profoundly Superficial Blog) OK, let’s start with this. I just want to get it...

 

The Most Annoying Habits of People Who Have Studied Abroad

So, some of your best friends went abroad to get a masters degree in English crumpets for a year, or maybe they just went for a quick semester abroad. You miss them; you look forward to the winter and...

 

Clubbing in Lebanon: Expectations vs. Reality

Clubbing in Lebanon is known to be – on a worldwide scale – the crème de la crème of the Beiruti lifestyle (meh, or so they say). Now, whether or not you’re a fan of the crazy nightlife, it so...

 

Nine Things Lebanon Gets Right

There are countless – hundreds and thousands – of things that Lebanese people get wrong. Oh so wrong. From the kahrab which goes MIA every couple of hours, to our laws, water (or lack thereof),...

 

The Ten Types of People You'll See at the Beirut Airport

Every once in a while the time comes and we’re forced to brave the wilderness that is Beirut’s Rafic Hariri International Airport. But before we can board the plane, which will no doubt be delayed...

 

Eight Bullshit Responses You Get From Your Parents

Parents: making teenage lives miserable since the beginning of time. You just want to do things your way? Ha. Silly young adolescent. Your parents will find every BS response in the book to ensure...

 

Five Things Your Coffee Grounds are Trying To Tell You

You spend quality time with it every morning, and it keeps you awake in times of need. Your coffee cup is like a friend who’s always there for you. But, could it be more than just that? Some would...

 

A Quick and Easy Guide to Mastering Twitter in Lebanon

Having a twitter account has become super common among regular social media users. New to the platform and not sure how to get started? No sweat, here's some things you can do to fit right in. 1....