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Ain el Ghmiqa in the region of Béqaa is a city in Lebanon - some 19 mi (or 30 km) East of Beirut, the country's capital.

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Current time in Ain el Ghmiqa is now 01:05 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Zahle, Tyre or Nabaa el Aassal. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Sectarian Gun Fights in Lebanon Kill Civ...

00:55 min ( May 13, 2012 by AssociatedPress)
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Sectarian violence linked to the unrest in neighboring Syria shook the Lebanese city of Tripoli on Sunday, with the state news agency reporting a soldier and two civilians killed in the street clashes...

Jamee and Nizar Lebanese Wedding Zaffeh ...

09:46 min ( February 16, 2011 by neezer77)
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Lebanon siezes ship 'carrying weapons fo...

01:33 min ( April 29, 2012 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 2,105 - Rating: 4.14286/5

There has been more violence overnight in Syria. Activists say more people have been killed in the central city of Homs. Meanwhile, Lebanon has seized a ship full of weapons reportedly bound for Syria...

Happy New Year from Gemayze - Beirut Le...

01:51 min ( January 02, 2011 by maherid)
Views: 1,003 - Rating: 0/5

People celebrating New Year early minutes in Gouraud Street, Gemayze, Beirut - Lebanon!

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Interesting facts about this location

Geography of Lebanon

Lebanon is part of Southwestern Asia, and it is located at about approximately 35˚N, 35˚W, stretching along the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, its length almost three times its width. As it stretches from north to south, the width of its terrain becomes narrower. Lebanon's mountainous terrain, proximity to the sea, and strategic location at a crossroads of the world were decisive factors in shaping its history.

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Located at 33.83, 35.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Fertile Crescent, Geography of Lebanon


Chtaura is a town in Lebanon in the fertile Beqaa valley located between the Mount Lebanon and the Anti-Lebanon mountain range. It is located halfway on the Beirut Damascus highway. It is located 44 km from Beirut. Chtaura is the valley's hub for banking, transportation, and commerce. Hotels, and restaurants are plentiful there for the traveler on the main road. From Chtaura, the traveler can depart for Zahlé, Baalbek, or Damascus. http://www. saidon. com/cities/chtaura.

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Located at 33.83, 35.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Beqaa Governorate, Zahlé District

Our Lady of Bekaa

Our Lady of Zahle and the Bekaa (also spelled Beqaa), is a Marian shrine located in the city of Zahlé in the Beqaa Valley. In 1958, Bishop Euthym, a man of great devotion to Our Lady, decided to build a shrine in honor of the Virgin Mary on the top of a hill overlooking Zahle and the Bekaa Valley. A ten-meter-high bronze statue of the Virgin Mary, the work of the Italian artist, Pierroti, rests on a 54 meter high tower, crowning a hill known by the name of Tel Chiha.

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Located at 33.83, 35.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Churches in Lebanon, Eastern Catholicism, Marian devotions, Marian shrines, Maronite Church, Roman Catholic churches in Asia, Roman Catholic devotions, Titles of Mary, Tourism in Lebanon, Visitor attractions in Lebanon, Zahlé District


Bteghrine is a municipality in the Matn District of the Mount Lebanon Governorate of Lebanon.

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Located at 33.83, 35.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Matn District, Populated places in the Mount Lebanon Governorate, Visitor attractions in Lebanon


Kafarakab (also spelled Kfarakab or Kfar Akab and prounounced "Kfara-ab" in Arabic) is the francophone spelling of the name of a scenic village in the mountains of Lebanon. In Arabic, it means the home of the hawk . The village, which is located in the Matn District of the Mount Lebanon Governorate, is of particular significance because it is one of the various historic points of origin of the well known Maalouf family. It was founded c.

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Located at 33.83, 35.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Matn District, Populated places in Lebanon, Populated places in the Mount Lebanon Governorate