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  1. Kremlin's Spasskaya tower to open gates for touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    The gates of the Kremlin's main clock Spasskaya tower may be thrown open to visitors soon, Moscow top officials have announced.


  2. Egypt appoints new ambassador to LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    The appointment was announced in a statement from the Egyptian Embassy in Beirut, which explained that Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi had reshaped and changed Egyptian representatives across the globe.


  3. Palestinian embassy asks Lebanon to raise flagRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The Palestinian Embassy in Beirut Thursday asked Lebanese citizens to raise the Palestinian flag in a sign of solidarity with Gaza as Israel's three-week-old bombardment continues.


  4. Star Wars: Episode VII Filming In Skellig Michael Questioned By Wildlife ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    "Star Wars: Episode VII" filming is now in England, in an Irish island called Skellig Michael.


  5. Record number of students opting to study abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    Most private universities in Lebanon offer study abroad programs with the aim of enriching students' college experience.


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    Wednesday | Planet Jackson Hole

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming - This past weekend local architect Nona Yehia stepped out of her home kitchen to deliver an extravagant Lebanese spread at Lemons and Parsley, a pop-up Beirut bistro held at Persephone.


  7. City seeks public feedback on Vimy Bridge naming suggestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Canada.com

    The city is seeking public input on a suggestion that the new Strandherd-Armstrong bridge be named 'Vimy Bridge' in honour of war veterans.


  8. The Lebanese who are making it big in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Jamil Fadlallah left Lebanon in 1979 without any money or legal papers, seeking an escape from the Lebanese Civil War, then in its fourth year.


  9. Classroom brings a rare, welcome 'escape' for refugees in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Christian Science Monitor

    Palestinian and Syrian students sit in a makeshift classroom in the offices of the Joint Christian Council in Sidon south Lebanon.


  10. Lebanon Looks Beyond Its Capital for Tourism GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Skift

    Lebanon is smart to tap into its rich heritage for tourism opportunities that require marketing, but little development, in hopes of a quick return.


  11. Lebanon taps roots for tourism growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Daily Star

    BEIT MERY, Lebanon: Better known for the capital's glittering nightlife and exclusive beach clubs, Lebanon is launching a new, ambitious strategy to promote something entirely different: rural tourism.


  12. Baalbeck festival, LebanonRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Financial Times

    Lebanese singer Assi El Helani performing the musical play 'From the Days of Saladin' at the Baalbeck festival in 2011 When the lights go up at the Temple of Bacchus on Wednesday, and the orchestra of Assi El Helani sounds its first notes, a collective sigh of relief may well rise up through the warm Lebanese night air.


  13. The Kingdom Strikes BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Independent.ie

    THE remote island of Skellig Michael may soon become an unlikely lure for sci-fi fans as a camera crew has visited ahead of filming a much-anticipated 'Star Wars' movie.


  14. Hanafi reflects on lack of Arab contribution in social sciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Daily Star

    Professor Sari Hanafi speaks during an interview with The Daily Star in Beirut, Wednesday, July 23, 2014.


  15. 'The Force' comes to County Kerry.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Newsday

    Is Skellig Michael, off the coast of County Kerry, about to be a location in the latest Star Wars movie? It's light sabres at the ready in County Kerry as one the biggest movie franchises in the galaxy prepares to roll into town.


  16. Jbeil still draws crowds amid national tourism downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT/JBEIL: A stroll through the millennia-old port city of Jbeil on a weekend night delivers a stark contrast to the scene of empty restaurants and thinly populated tourist sites that have prevailed for the last several years in much of Lebanon.


  17. RV to Eastern Canada: 3 Great DestinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Vogel Talks RVing

    Hopewell Rocks. Many visitors make plans to stay for the whole day. They walk the ocean floor, then stay to watch the shift between low and high tides.


  18. The Call of the CaminoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    Exploring an age-old pilgrimage in a modern context, Patricia Klinck's book Each Step of the Journey has won a design award and been shortlisted for non-fiction book of the year.


  19. Lebanon envoy called backRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Daily Star

    The government has called back Bangladesh Ambassador to Lebanon AFM Gousal Azam Sarker over his "mismanagement" in running the embassy and "misconduct".


  20. Germany continues to help Lebanon: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Daily Star

    Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil discusses the Syrian refugee crisis with a German delegation in Beirut, Thursday, July 17, 2014.