En route to Lebanon? Check out the advice, stories and tips I can offer after my September 2010 trip there, which took me to the Lebanese capital of Beirut.

Lebanon’s Sort-of-Underground Gay Scene

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Lebanon’s gay scene is extremely open compared to most of its Middle Eastern neighbors, in spite of the fact that being gay is illegal in Lebanon.

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Dollar store north of Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut on the Cheap: Is It Possible?

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Beirut is notoriously expensive, something I didn’t fully understand until I couldn’t find a hotel room anywhere in the city to meet my budget.

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