Beirut is the capital city of with a population of approximately 2.1 million people in its metropolitan area. The city is on a relatively small headland jutting into the east Mediterranean.
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is in Beirut, it is one of Beirut's oldest and most charming districts and is considered an important tourist outlet in Beirut where a great number of restaurants, coffee shops and nightclubs are located. Photo: Lebnen18, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in Beirut. Prior to 1975, Street was referred to as Beirut's "Champs Elysées" as it was frequented by tourists all year round.

is the central district of Beirut, with its outdoor cafes restaurants and high end designer stores. Photo: Radi83, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is an upscale residential neighbourhood of Beirut.

Notable Places in the Area

The , which is officially known as the Nicolas Ibrahim , is a modern art and contemporary art museum in Beirut, . is situated 3½ km northeast of Beirut. Photo: Bertilvidet, CC BY 2.5.

Bayt Beirut is a museum and urban cultural center celebrating the history of Beirut and namely the civil war. is situated 2½ km northeast of Beirut. Photo: Elie plus, CC0.

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, or the Dome, is an unfinished cinema structure built in 1965 in Beirut, Lebanon. is situated 3 km north of Beirut. Photo: Emmeca, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a museum of prehistory and archaeology in Beirut, . is situated 3 km north of Beirut. Photo: Bdx, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is in Beirut. The has always been a tourist attraction.

Ain El Mraisseh is in Beirut, situated along Beirut's coastal Cornish, which stretches for several kilometers, and is only a few minutes away from the renovated city center.

is in Beirut. is one of Beirut's most prestigious residential neighborhoods where also some of the most important fashion boutiques are found. Photo: A.K.Khalifeh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is in Beirut. The is one of the luxurious residential districts of the Capital.

Bourj Hammoud, is a town and municipality in located north-east of the capital Beirut, in the and is part of Greater Beirut. is situated 4½ km northeast of Beirut. Photo: Serouj, Public domain.

Mar Elias was a Palestinian refugee camp in the southwestern part of Beirut, Lebanon.


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