Here are some quick pictures from my today’s morning walk in Beirut’s downtown. I snapped these photos with my phone camera while on my way to Virgin Megastore. The trees (don’t know what they are) began to bloom again, and it’s just the beginning. In a couple of days there will be many more flowers. […]
These gorgeous shrubs bloom only for a short period of a few weeks. I first noticed this in June last year. Sure enough, this June beautiful red flowers are back. Location: Movenpick hotel, Beirut. Mediterranean sea is just behind these palm trees.
Just a short time ago, this area was just a huge empty space and, in my understanding, the plan was to build here another parking. But as the workers began to dig, they found this: I believe this was found no earlier than a year or two ago. I read about it in the news, […]
One of the my favorite things to do in Beirut is to go and hang around in its gorgeous downtown. I don’t do pubs or night clubs, but I do a lot of walking so this fits perfect for me. The streets and buildings are rebuilt from scratch after long civil war. Entire downtown looks […]