Visit Baalbek The town of Baalbek is located in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley, roughly 85km northeast of Beirut and 75km north of Damascus in Syria. Baalbek lies in the Anti-Lebanon foothills, and visitors arrive here mainly to visit the famous Phoenician / Roman ruins. For a long time, I had the desire to visit Lebanon. Years […]
Location: Middle East.
Land borders: Israel, Syria.
Area: 10,452 km2.
Population: 6.007 million.
Currency: Lebanese pound.
Independence from France: year 1943.
Travel articles about Lebanon
Visit Lebanon For a long time, I had the desire to visit Lebanon. Years passed and I somehow always postponed my trip to this Middle Eastern country. Due to recent political and regional conflict, I decided that the time has come, and I had to engage myself to organize and travel in Lebanon as soon […]