Beirut – we love you!

For anyone who loves Beirut or who, like me, has never been there but is fascinated by its historic and cultural charm nonetheless, here are some great ways to get more of a flavour of this crazy city.

Beirut I Love You

Thanks to the Arabist for the tip-off to this addictive comedy series of little vignettes of the lives of some idiosyncratic Beirut 20-somethings. This first episode introduces us to the main characters Yasmine and Tarek and a few others in their colourful lives…

Many more episodes available on YouTube and from the series’ website Beirut I Love You

About Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp

Literary translator from Arabic, German and Russian into English
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