Harissa and Byblos April 5th 2012 Lebanon is a tiny country the size of Wales, but even so, I didn't leave myself very much time to get around and look at it - hard to drag myself away from Beirut in the end.... However, did manage to get to the grottos at Jeitta - no photos as none allowed, but absolutely stunning and worth seeing and much more staggering than anything you see on the net - then to Harissa and Byblos.
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Middle East » Lebanon Lebanon has made progress toward rebuilding its political institutions since 1991 and the end of the devastating 15-year civil war. Under the Ta'if Accord - the blueprint for national reconciliation - the Lebanese have established a more equitable po... ... read more