Tag: Bekaa valley

Backpacking Lebanon: the different faces of the middle east.

Backpacking Lebanon: the different faces of the middle east.

Backpacking Lebanon was not on my radar untill a friend showed me pictures of his last trip.  He convinced me to go with him or was it me convincing him to visit Lebanon again? Either way we were both looking forward to travel to this fascinating country. 

How to visit Baalbek Lebanon: a travel guide

How to visit Baalbek Lebanon: a travel guide

Up untill the last moment I hesitated whether I should visit Baalbek in Lebanon. In 2015 my government discouraged travelling to Baalbek and the Bekaa valley, because of its proximity to Syria. I just saw in the news that in Anjar, only 20 kilometers north