Casa D'or Hotel
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... be what most Americans think of when they hear of (and discount) a trip to Beirut. But beyond that lies a city that has been built and rebuilt over thousands of years, and that is something special worth visiting.
Stay: Le Gray Beirut
Eat: Paul (Gemmayzeh), The Gathering, Casablanca, Feniqia (Byblos)
See: Jeita Grotto, Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque, Casino du Liban,
Drink: Cru- Hamra Street, BO18 Thursday nights, Wall Street happy ...
... only men there in the evening Cheap shops Everywhere has building works being done, when everything is done it will feel much bigger. Not a city for nice restaurants, either expensive and empty or fast food and packed. Loads of sushi here and only a few falafel shops. Coffee shops are all chains and are all full of overpriced lattees. The Lebanese are obsessed with plastic surgery and all of our generation have nose, lips, cheeks and breast surgery. Most men ...
back to Beirut. So close but yet so far, this will go into the books as
a two hour misadventure. But damn, seeing the lake and driving over
unmarked speedbumps was well worth it.
... left unfinished (as they were initially built to worship the pagan Gods). As you see by the photos these are rather untouched ruins even after 3 massive earthquakes in the region. Anyway as you can see by the photos they are pretty impressive.
After we finished the tour we were off to a restaurant for lunch which was rather good except the owner was in our face trying to sell us souvenirs. Maureen managed to have a stand off with ...
... quickly found some drivers. The first driver wanted 10,000 lira (around $7) for the three of us; we told him it was too much. He wouldn't take our offer for 6,000, so we looked for another driver.
The next guy said 4,000 per person, or 12,000 for three - even more than the previous driver. We explained that we were all going to the same place; therefore, the price should be 4,000 for the three of us. He refused, offering 12,000. ...