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Skiing provides escape for Lebanese.
6 years ago

CNN's Arwa Damon explains what makes Beirut a top skiing destination in the Middle East.
"Few would anticipate that Lebanon has a winter season,but this is a country that is full of the unexpected" says Arwa Damon.
middle eastern?YES,but you wont find desserts or camel's here in fact this resort in Beirut is one of the top Ski destinations in the region.
Beirut was once known as the paris of middle east,Lebanon not only boast the beauty of the mountains but also just a short drive away the appeal and the warmth of the sea side culture of the mediterranean.

Source:CNN

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