An intro to Lebanon’s lovely capital

Yes, Hours Beirut is taking place in Beirut, Lebanon.

It doesn’t matter if you live in the city or are planning to travel to Hours, Beirut is something very special. The food, the entrepreneurial spirit, the parties, the culture, the history, the architecture, the wine, the arak. Need more? Ok. The fashion, the mountains, the sun, the water. Phew. Just believe us. It’s great.

SOME RECOMMENDED READS
The Eternal Magic of Beirut – The New York Times
On Beirut, the Unsung Capital of Arabic Modernism – The Paris Review
Beirut Travel Guide (video) – Monocle
The Value of a War-Scarred Ruin in Beirut – Failed Architecture