Breakfast at Das Blaustern

Das Blaustern has been my go to place all through my thirties. And then it kind of fell off the…

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Das kleine Paradies

Das kleine Paradies has garnered a lot of praise and publicity since its opening a couple of months ago. So…

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Baalbek – a Roman Heliopolis

We had spent the morning watching cedars and the rest of the day Roman stones. The last stop for the…

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The Cedars of God

The day trip to Baalbek started with our driver taking us through the Quadisha valley to the last cedars of…

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What else to see in Beirut

Beirut is a large city and you can’t manage to see the main sights in a day. Especially since there…

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Visiting Beirut during the demonstrations

Maybe the title of the post is a bit misleading. I was in Beirut during the demonstrations, but this was…

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Breakfast at Café Kandl

Café Kandl just recently reopened under the same name but with a new management. It’s now still a coffeeshop during…

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What I learned in Cyprus

In 2019 I managed to visit a couple of new countries and Cyprus was one of them. It’s always interesting…

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