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BEIRUT; Beirut is destination for tourists from both the Arab world and West. The once destroyed city centre is thriving once again. Its former reputation as a crossroads between three continents and gateway to the East. there is plenty of sightseeing, shopping, cuisine, and nightlife to keep a tourist within the city limits. The city has sleek, modern buildings alongside arabesque Ottoman buildings, giving Beirut a unique and distinctive style often not seen in other Middle Eastern cities.

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Comments (3)

WasabiHoney on April 7, 2011

This is no minaret, it's the city's old lighthouse.

kevin mcvay on April 10, 2011


Thank you Wassim Hraiz for your visit and kind comments, you will always be welcome. greeting shalom57


WasabiHoney on April 10, 2011

You're welcome, thanks for your kind reply too! I also replied to your comments on my photos, did you get any notification? (just asking because I'm not familiar with this page)

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  • Uploaded on August 19, 2008
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    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
    • Taken on 2003/10/22 04:54:44
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 20.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash