Max Baghdassarian: A Drifter’s Guide to The Planet

Max Baghdassarian is a one-of-a-kind Lebanese travel blogger. His blog, Drifter’s Guide To The Planet, is an adventure travel blog that defies conventional beliefs. It focuses on sustainable travel and world discovery, with the developing of entrepreneurial thinking, and volunteering. Indeed, Max is a big supporter of the ‘citizenship of the world’ philosophy, and is a strong…

Interview with H.E Hester Somsen former Netherlands Ambassador to Lebanon

The Netherlands is one of the twenty largest Economies in the World and is a leading global knowledge economy. Holland has a longstanding history of invention, moving around the oceans of the world, trading with other countries. In times of global, social and economic challenges, the Dutch are keen to find creative ways to keep…

La Communication de Crise à l’Epreuve du Monde de l’Info en Continu

Dans notre monde ultra-connecté, divers acteurs communiquent fréquemment et de manière stratégique. Ainsi, ils mettent en avant leur culture, produits et innovations occupant alors le devant de la scène médiatique, sociale et digitale avec les messages qu’ils disséminent. Or il arrive qu’un acteur (un gouvernement, une multinationale, des PME, startup, Stars ou Politiciens) se retrouve…

Blessing & Blessing Foundation avec Rima Husseini

“Pour moi, la femme a un rôle crucial à jouer pour les générations à venir. Elle doit être un exemple. Pour cela, elle doit avoir un impact dans la vie des autres aussi infime soit-il.” Rima Husseini est co-créatrice de l’entreprise Blessing qui produit des souvenirs pour événements. Elle compte aujourd’hui une dizaine de points…

Redefining Sexy: The Bare Necessities

  The word sexy, a derivative of sex, describes an individual, a behaviour or an item that is seductive and alluring to the eye. What is considered “sexy” is subjective, changing across regions, countries, and subcultures. A number of factors have influenced what is viewed as appealing including regional temperature, i.e. hot or cold climates, history,…

These 30 Shots will Take You to Beirut Now !

Beirut is the city of contrasts: beauty, grit, shadows & lights. Travellers have frequently listed the Lebanese Capital as one of the Top 10 Most Beautiful Cities in the World. To precisely define Beirut is nearly impossible: like a mid-summer day’s dream it remains elusive and free; which means it can sometimes also turn into a nightmare. Still, Historians and Poets throughout the Ages…