Lebanon.

Author:Rhodes, Fred
Position:Brief article - Book review
 
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2 LEBANON

By Paul Doyle

Published by Bradt

ISBN: 9781841623702

Price: 15.99 [pounds sterling] paperback

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Lebanon offers extraordinary diversity. Here, some of the oldest human settlements in the world at the Phoenician ports of Tyre, Sidon and Byblos sit alongside modern Beirut, popular for its cuisine, eclectic nightlife and mosaic of peoples. In Lebanon's second city, Tripoli, busy medieval souks are watched over by a vast Crusader castle. Outside the city, snow-capped mountains and the lush Qadisha Valley with its snaking river and waterfalls provide entertainment for skiers and...

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