Tags / Lebanon

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20th Dec 2012

Beirut, I Love You by Zena El Khalil

Beirut is at once her pleasure and pain, her sorrow and joy, and as El Khalil would likely admit, her only refuge... read more

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18th Dec 2012

A Walking Tour of Beirut

A quick guide to the perfect way to spend a day wondering around this wonderful city... read more

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What's On

14th Nov 2012

What's On: 12th Nov – 18th Nov 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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18th Oct 2012

Food Trekking in Lebanon

An ex-beauty queen, secret shawarma, shots of zaatar juice and jetskiing with a chef - a chance for you to win an all expenses paid trip!... read more

Khaled Akil

19th Sep 2012

Top Five Hottest Artists From the Middle East Today

Joobin Bekhrad picks out the top five Middle Eastern artists to watch out for... read more

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What's On

17th Sep 2012

What's On: 17th Sep – 23rd Sep 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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What's On

3rd Sep 2012

What's On: 3rd September – 9th September 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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7th Aug 2012

Beirut Bar Guide

Sugar Street has teamed up with BarChick.com to produce a list of the must go bars in Beirut. Check it out!... read more

Nermine Hammam

What's On

30th Jul 2012

What's On: July 30th – August 5th 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

Katia_Kameli

What's On

9th Jul 2012

What's On: July 9th – July 15th 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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What's On

11th Jun 2012

What's On: June 11th – June 17th 2012

Our weekly guide to the UK's best talks, exhibitions, screenings and concerts from the Arab world, Turkey, Iran and beyond!... read more

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2nd Jun 2012

Le Comptoir Libanais

A poor imitation of Lebanon's wonderful, vibrant cuisine... read more

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26th Apr 2012

Beirut – What to Do

Because there's so much more to Beirut than just epicurean delights and comfortable beds!... read more

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18th Apr 2012

Beirut – Where to Stay

Not just for the intrepid traveller, Beirut's hotels are charming, chic and comfortable offering luxury in this most bewitching of cities!... read more

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15th Apr 2012

Loubyeh b’zeit

Bethany Kehdy shares her recipe for green beans with olive oil, a simple one pot dish showcasing Lebanese home cooking!... read more

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13th Apr 2012

Bethany Kehdy: Miss Lebanese Food

Passionate about her food heritage, Bethany Kehdy talks to us about growing up in rural Lebanon during the Civil War and what the country's cuisine means to her!... read more

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11th Apr 2012

Zena El Khalil: An Artist in Love with Beirut (Part Two)

In the second half of her interview, Zena talks more specifically about her art, gender roles in the Middle East and her role as an ambassador for peace!... read more

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10th Apr 2012

Zena El Khalil: An Artist in Love with Beirut (Part One)

In the first part of our interview with renowned artist and author, Zena talks about Beirut, what it means to be Lebanese and where she sees herself going in the future!... read more

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6th Apr 2012

Beirut – Where to Eat

It's hard to go far wrong when looking for good places to eat in Lebanon's capital, but here are a few of our favourites!... read more

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Blog Post

29th Mar 2012

Lebanon Revisited

Sugar Street review has been going for more than two months now and, while there is so much culture from the region making it to the shores of our green and pleasant land, we thought it time to head back out to the Middle East. It’s been three years since my last visit to Beirut [...]... read more