Beirut

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 , 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.

is in . 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.

Destinations

Ain El Mraisseh is in , 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 . is one of Beirut's most prestigious residential neighborhoods where also some of the most important fashion boutiques are found.

is in . The has always been a tourist attraction.

Landmarks in the Area

The American University of Beirut is a private, non-sectarian, and independent university in , .

The Lebanese Football Association is the governing body of association football in .

The Sursock Museum, which is officially known as the Nicolas Ibrahim Sursock Museum, is a modern art and contemporary art museum in , .

The Parliament of Lebanon is the national parliament of .

The Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque, also referred to as the Blue Mosque, is a Sunni Muslim mosque located in downtown , .

Localities in the Area

Ras Beirut is an upscale residential neighborhood of .

Hazmieh is a town in of , and a suburb of , part of Greater Beirut.

Wadi Abu Jamil, located in , is the former Jewish quarter in , .

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

Bab Idriss Square is a square in downtown , .

Beirut

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