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December 14th, 2010 | Asia

Exiting Lebanon was Snow Joke…!!

A few kilometres after escaping the early morning traffic of Beirut, the road began climbing steeply into the mountain range that divides Lebanon from Syria… Considering my first impressions of this country, I found it ironic that these mountains are known as the Anti-Lebanon Mountains…!! Anti Lebanon indeed…!! Even the mountains don’t like the place…!! […]

December 13th, 2010 | Asia

Leba-Non ! (Battling to Beirut…)

I spent two days “trapped” in the Francis hotel, watching the rain teeming down from the comfort of my suite… Yes, a suite…!! There was only one other guest that I met from time to time, so we had the entire hotel to ourselves… I had been given a two bedroom suite, complete with kitchenette […]