If you live abroad or have ever met a foreign person, you know that there are lots of misconceptions about Lebanon, almost as if no one knows anything about it!
Here are 7 things that foreigners get wrong about Lebanon!
#1 Lebanon is sandy
Fun fact: Lebanon is the only country in the Middle East that does not have a desert. Lebanese people are proud of their country that is full of wonders. In fact, Lebanon is famous for its snow-capped mountains in winter. Also, Lebanon has 15 rivers that come from its mountains. Check out
There are 18 sects in Lebanon making it religiously diverse! Muslims and Christians coexist in Lebanon. In the video below, Ave Maria and the Adhan are merged and sung by Tania Kassis, Maen Zakaria & Mahmoud Massaad.
#4 The Lebanese cuisine is mostly about hummus and tabbouleh
As much as Lebanese people adore hummus and tabbouleh, our diet is not based soley on these dishes. We have a large variety of dishes that constitute one of the most delicious and among the
It is true that Beirut got destroyed during the civil war, but we all know that this city is like a Phoenix and that nothing stops it from moving forward. Beirut was reconstructed, and it is the land of architectural wonders!
#6 Lebanon is a conservative country
Compared to other Middle Eastern countries, Lebanon is the least conservative one. In fact, women do not have to be veiled. Also, Lebanon has a legendary nightlife! You should definitely watch this