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Car Free Urban Living in Mar Mikhael

Car Free Urban Living in Mar Mikhael

looking forward to the car free day at Mar Mikhael. I’m hoping more and more of these initiatives contribute to urban living in Beirut.

Beirut Summer is Almost Here

Beirut Summer is Almost Here

How do you know summer in Beirut is right around the corner? Cortina truck !

Warning Sign

Warning Sign

You would think that something as important as a high voltage cautionary sign in a publicly accessible area would be displayed more emphatically. Then again, I guess it is better than no sign at all. (Sign Reads: Death warning. 220 volts. Don’t touch.)

my misconceptions about yoga & lessons learned

my misconceptions about yoga & lessons learned

i had my first yoga session tonight (the last time I did yoga was ages ago and i was probably 8). below are my misconceptions and lessons learned: my misconceptions: misconception 1: it is as straight-forward as visiting a spa.  it is easy to do. doesn’t hurt a bit. isn’t actually classified as exercise. misconception [...]

launch of maya zankoul’s second book – august2010

the talented artist maya zankoul of mayazankoul.com released her second book of her amalgam series. barely 15 days out and it made it to the top 5 at virgin megastores (http://ht.ly/2rHj8 /via @sdarine) the book can be found in virgin megastores and librairie antoine. her book signing took place on august 4th, 2010 in art [...]