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Hamra Destination Guide

Explore Hamra in Lebanon.

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Hamra in the region of Beyrouth is a town in Lebanon close to Beirut, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Hamra in Lebanon

Current time in Hamra is now 01:41 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Tripoli, Tyre or Haddad. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 59 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1042 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Monday, 20th of February 2017
Clear sky, gentle breeze.
Clear sky Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of February 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 15°C (58 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)


Urban Pacman The Hamra challenge

01:19 min ( May 23, 2012 by TheWorkshopBeirut)
Views: 884 - Rating: 5/5

The Workshop has recently taken an innovative approach to better understanding urban navigation and amplifying the cognitive mapping and urban knowledge of individual travelers through it's project: U...

GENERAL SULEIMAN * Zeid and the Wings

03:56 min ( August 29, 2010 by GigiRoccati)
Views: 142,046 - Rating: 4.83333/5

Falling in Love with Beirut and Zeid's music, I told him i wanted to make a video for his song, General Suleyman. Together we began a journey through vibrant beauty, schizophrenic energy, and the mult...

Beirut Duty Free Rocks Airport with Dabk...

03:05 min ( March 11, 2011 by Beirutdutyfree)
Views: 3,482,700 - Rating: 4.76221/5

Whilst the idea of a flash mob isn't a new thing, a Dabke / Hip-Hop flash mob in Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport (Beirut Duty Free) at a time when the region is in flux is certainly a first....

Beirut Duty Free Rocks Airport with Dabk...

05:09 min ( March 08, 2011 by johnnybravo878)
Views: 749,207 - Rating: 4.75669/5

Watch Full Version: www.youtube.com On March 5th, 2011, passengers experienced something a little different. A flash mob performed a mix of Dabke and hip-hop to entertain and delight passengers and ai...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Hamra during the next days.


Sunday Lunch

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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TensorFlow Dev Summit 2017 Extended - Lebanon

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Voice Matters Workshop

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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My House Is Techno

Beginning: 11:00 pm (23:00).
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Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Fibre Sound W. Siamak Amidi, Renata & Telmiz

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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Y Birthday

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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ActionCLUB (Business Owners' Growing Their Business)

Beginning: 05:30 pm (17:30).
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Leverage Night - The Game Of Business

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

American University of Beirut

The American University of Beirut (AUB); Arabic: الجامعة الأميركية في بيروت‎) is a private, secular, and independent university in Beirut, Lebanon. Degrees awarded at the American University of Beirut (AUB) are officially registered with the New York Board of Regents. The university is ranked as the number one university in Lebanon and among the top 250 universities in the world by the QS World University Rankings.

More reading: American University of Beirut homepage
Located at 33.9, 35.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1866 establishments in the Ottoman Empire, American University of Beirut, Education in Beirut, Educational institutions established in 1866, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Universities in Lebanon

Lebanese American University

The Lebanese American University is a secular, private and independent American university and research institution located in Lebanon. The university is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (CIHE–NEASC).

More reading: Lebanese American University homepage
Located at 33.9, 35.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Council of Independent Colleges, Educational institutions established in 1924, Former women's universities and colleges, Universities in Lebanon

Martyrs' Square, Beirut

Martyrs' Square is a square in the heart of downtown Beirut, Lebanon, next to the Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque. Its central statue commemorates Lebanese nationalists who were hanged during World War I by the Ottomans.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.9, 35.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Beirut, Monuments and memorials in Lebanon, National squares, Squares in Lebanon, Tourism in Lebanon, Visitor attractions in Beirut, Visitor attractions in Lebanon

Mar Elias refugee camp

Mar Elias is a Palestinian refugee camp in the southwestern part of Beirut, Lebanon. The camp was founded in 1952 by the Mar Elias Greek Orthodox convent and is composed mainly of Christian Palestinians (almost all the rest of the refugee camps contain Muslim Palestinians). It is named after the Christian saint Mar Elias. In 2002 there were 1,406 registered refugees in the camp.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.9, 35.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon

Beirut Arab University

Beirut Arab University (BAU) is a Lebanese private university located in Beirut, Lebanon. It was founded by the Lebanese El-Bir and Ihsan Society in 1960. The university is officially accredited according to article (17) of the Lebanese Higher Education Law issued on 26 December 1961.

More reading: Beirut Arab University homepage
Located at 33.9, 35.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1960 establishments in Lebanon, Beirut Arab University, Education in Beirut, Educational institutions established in 1960, Universities in Lebanon

Quote of the moment

To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.

Freya Stark