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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WasabiHoney on April 7, 2011

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

kevin mcvay on April 10, 2011

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


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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
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