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Author Lee, Jessica, author

Title Beirut / Jessica Lee
Edition Second edition
Published Bath : Footprint, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (247 pages) : maps
Series Footprint focus
Footprint focus.
Summary Go for an early morning walk along the Corniche - Beirut's seaside promenade - and watch as the Mediterranean Sea laps against the rocks while the summits of Mount Lebanon dominate the horizon to the east. Enjoy a strong black coffee here before hitting Hamra to experience Beirut's bustling commercial side or the old Central District to admire the elegantly restored Ottoman and French-colonial buildings - a demonstration of Beirut's determination to become the 'Paris of the East' once again. Footprintfocus Beirut features practical advice on getting to and around this up-and-coming city, along with fascinating insights into Beirut's culture and history. - Essentials section with practical advice on getting there and around.- Highlights maps of the region so you know what not to miss.- Comprehensive, up-to-date listings of where to eat, drink and sleep.- Detailed street maps for Beirut and key destinations.- Slim enough to fit in your pocket. Loaded with advice and information on how to get around, this concise Footprintfocus guide will help you get the most out of Beirut without weighing you down.The content of Footprintfocus Beirut guide has been extracted from Footprint's Lebanon Handbook
Notes "Includes Baalbek, Byblos, Chouf Mountains, Mount Lebanon"--Cover
Includes index
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 11, 2017)
Subject Beirut (Lebanon) -- Guidebooks.
Beirut (Lebanon) -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Guidebooks.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1910120138 (electronic bk.)
9781910120132 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Focus Middle East Beirut