Wickerpark, here we come.

It is that time of the year again when thousands flock North for the Wickerpark music festival in Batroun. The good folk from Soularch have been organizing and fine tuning this family affair since 2011. Their goal is to raise funds that will go into enhancing the underwater habitat of the Lebanese coast. Their other goal …

People surf in Lebanon? Oh yes they do.

Photo from Surf Lebanon
Photo from Surf Lebanon
People are always very surprised to hear that we have some decent surfing here in Lebanon. Our local surfer friends are constantly on the look out for the next wave to come in. There are surf spots in a few different locations up and down the coast. In Jiyyeh there is Mustafas A-Frame which is located south of Beirut. In the North you have one spot in Chekka and another nice one in Batroun called Colonel. Ash Gallagher wrote this nice piece for Al-Monitor Read more here...