Victory Byblos Hotel & Spa
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I picked up some lebanese dancing skills and made some new lebanese friends :)
All in all the event was wonderful and I'm so glad we were able to experience it! Now that the wedding is over, it's time to pack up our suitcases and head back home. I don't regret anything from this trip and would highly recommend anyone to come to Lebanon. I know I'd love to return!
I've even picked up some arabic ;)
Most of us ...
... of gratitude and excitement about being overseas and seeing new things. This tour woke me up again, especially being thrust into this cave and having to walk through it realising just how small I am and how stunning, effortlessly and unintentionally, nature is.
We also visited the oldest continuously inhabited city in the world, Byblos. The place deserves a second visit. It is so beautifully ancient. There are old ...
... were polite and waved at all
the hunters and soldiers.
I've mentioned before there is a mess of political organizations
throughout Lebanon, politely put, a little something ...
... day produce 2 - 3 million.
I highly recommend this visit, though you need to book in advance and there are no options for getting there other than hiring a taxi or hiring a car. Note that although there is absolutely no pressure to buy anything I had checked the price in the UK before I left and they were similar in Lebanon, though obviously theres a much wider choice available there.
On Saturday I took the "Walk Beirut" walking tour led by Ronnie ...
... at the bus station in Homs Mark is mobbed by taxi drivers trying to win him over. The bus is 500 SP (Syrian Pounds) each but a taxi driver offers us a taxi for 1,000 SP. It then comes to light that we have to rent the whole taxi for 2,500 SP. We walk away when another driver says we can have the whole taxi for 1,500 SP. We agree but when we walk out to his taxi there is 2 other people there so we start to walk away. Realising he is losing a customer he brings ...