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Shake Shack Opening At ABC Achrafieh On April 4

Picture from Esquire.co.uk
I love their fries! Shake Shack is already open at Beirut City Centre.

Gandour: Dabke is as ugly as Unica.


Straight from the Unica fiasco, Gandour doubles down with Dabke. Please, whomever is doing these visual atrocities tell them to stop, to abdicate, to spare us their genius, to go easy on their avant-garde, to stop being "malak el photoshop". How this got made to begin with is a mystery, how it got approved is even a bigger issue.

Lebanese In New York: Hilarious Videos By Pascale

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I first noticed Pascale’s YouTube channel when the Jackie Chamoun naked pictures came out, and I didn’t find her Jackie video that funny but her other videos are freaking hilarious!
The one below is my favorite and there are others you can check out [Here].
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Jimy’s Beyrouth: A New Pastry Shop in Mtayleb

Jimy’s Beyrouth is the latest pastry shop to open in Mtayleb area in Lebanon. I pass by it daily, to and from work, as I live near by… Of course my curiosity to know more about this place and what it has to offer was killing me.

Wissam Abdallah – Lebanon. Lose Yourself

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Filmed and Edited by Wissam Abdallah
This has been something I have wanted to do since the first day of film school. I am lucky and proud to call myself both an Australian and Lebanese but having spent 9 years in Lebanon, from age 8 until age 17, means that Lebanon has a very special place in my heart.

Breakfast at Gordon’s Cafe: Try the Salmon and Eggs

I woke up one morning and felt like enjoying a good hefty breakfast.

Silkor copycats Easy A (UPDATED)


Original research: Joe Prince (via D.B.)

The opening of the Silkor shop in Saida (silkor specializes in body hair removal) marks no new milestone - just a copycat ad from the poster of Easy A (with Emma Stone) complete with the lip-bite. So there ladies and gentlemen, we are incapable of doing an ad fresh by ourselves.

Over Facebook, the following conversation took place:
Silkor said:

Take a Champagne Ride with Veuve Clicquot – Literally

If you love to have a glass of champagne and experiment a bit of adventure at the same time, month of May will be a good time to visit Belgium. French champagne house Veuve Clicquot has announced plans to invite visitors and residents of Antwerp and Brussels to share a toast in a new way, in Clicquot cabs.

Turn On Your Taste Buds While Lights are Off

Earth Hour, the world’s largest movement for the planet is today between 8:30pm to 9: 30pm.  More than 150 countries and territories are participating this year. Millions of people around the world are expected to switch off lights in homes, offices and famous landmarks at 8.30pm local time for an hour on Saturday to mark the annual Earth HourHopefully we can all make a difference one way or another

Beautiful Lebanon: Picture from Baino, Akkar

Picture taken from Baldati
I’ve been to Akkar many times but I’ve never visited Baino. It’s definitely on my to-do list next time I go North.
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Achrafieh 2020: Discover Monot-Huvelin Full Program

The car-free day is taking place this Sunday. See you all there!

Darreja, a slogan used for the fourth time....

Did the United Nations Information Center just pull a major booboo?
Seems so.

La Cigale Reinvents Itself…

I was the only blogger invited to have a closer look into La Cigale’s new set up. Together with a group of journalists, we were welcomed into La Cigale’s kitchen to experience one of Lebanon’s first unique pastry and delicatessen spot…

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