Beirut - Paris of the East
The nightlife is good.
LebanonLenaTony ThompsonWeekend in Lebanon
This is the view from my hosts Villa over the nearest village at first light.
Beirut - City of contrasts
View from the Corinthia looking north along the coast
Landmark (if dated) development overlooking the sea.
Sunset from the Corinthia hotel
4 Storey Apartment hotel standing empty, waiting for Security
Final external works in completion for an October opening.
The Corinthia Hotel - Luxury (but solitary) dining
Libya - last African stop before Europe
Migrant labour from Africa wait on the street for offers of work
Painters for hire - Migrant labour, own roller and bucket