Nader Fakhry, a third-generation Lebanese born in France and living in Côte d’Ivoire, recently visited Lebanon for the first time and fell in love.
As a result, he made a video which is the only one you’ll ever have to see to believe how amazing Lebanon is.
Being a filmmaker, artivist (an infusion of artist and activist), as well as a newly appointed Ambassador of Waters and Forests in Côte d’Ivoire, Fakhry captured the untethered nature and freedom Lebanon has to offer.
In the video titled “Lebanon: as you’ve never seen before,” Fakhry takes you on an adventure that will leave you with the ultimate adrenaline rush.
“Everything was magnificent. Nature is unbelievable. [From] the caves with those turquoise waters like in Yahchouch, [to the] the sunsets at the top of the mountains of Ehden, or my meeting as simple as it is with a resident of Douma.”
“Without forgetting the Christian street of Tyr and its warm and charming colors. I have made many friends during this trip with whom I keep in touch like Tarzan,” he smiled.
“I only hope that I was able to transmit to all these people the energy that I felt,” he wished.
“Today Lebanon is in my heart, not as before. And I will do my best to give this love of my Lebanon to my son Ayden. I will go back for sure, there are so many things to see still.”
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