Culture & Heritage

Culture & Heritage

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With environmental disasters and public service dysfunction everywhere you look, there's never been a better time to investigate Lebanon and a greater need for...

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Two years ago I posted about the near completion of construction work at Lebanon's National Library. This week, I got a look inside for...

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The oldest known scale beam was recently found near Kfaraabida in North Lebanon and is now on display this week at the American University...

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Perched on a hill along the rocky coast of North Lebanon, archaeologists have uncovered what they believe is one of the world's oldest city...

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If archaeologists are right, our understanding of Byblos will soon change dramatically.  For years, people have assumed that the ancient city's Phoenician port was...

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Beit Beirut, Lebanon's first memory museum, is finally getting ready to open its doors. After at least a decade in delays, restoration work on...

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After several weeks of organizing and documentation by activists, the minister of environment has called for a halt to a port project that threatens...

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Today Karantina is home to the massive concert and frequent rave venue "Forum De Beyrouth," where Snoop Dogg, Arman Van Buuren, Cirque Du Soleil and...

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It seems everywhere you turn in Hamra, there is a new tower coming up. None of them affordable so most are empty. The old...

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  I'm hearing a lot of people say street protests are dying out in Beirut, though there are more demonstrations planned this week. Whatever the...