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Baabda Destination Guide

Explore Baabda in Lebanon.

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Baabda in the region of Mont-Liban is a town in Lebanon - some 5 mi (or 8 km) South-East of Beirut, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Baabda in Lebanon

Current time in Baabda is now 11:23 AM (Tuesday). 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 Baadba. 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

27°C / 80 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 984.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 25th of April 2018
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Thursday, 26th of April 2018
Light rain, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Friday, 27th of April 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (69 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)

Videos

Hadath Lebanon

03:52 min ( January 19, 2008 by salehhaddad)
Views: 9,313 - Rating: 5/5

This is our neighborhood and home in Lebanon where we live! Song: Ahla Layali, by Amer Khoffash

First Commemoration of the Fall of Const...

09:57 min ( June 10, 2012 by gkaraan)
Views: 9,895 - Rating: 4.90323/5

First Memorial Liturgy in the East to Commemorate the Fall of the Queen of Cities CONSTANTINOPLE by the Greek Orthodox youth of Lebanon. In this video you can watch the arrival of the convoy, parts of...


Ride in Beirut

05:33 min ( January 15, 2008 by salehhaddad)
Views: 53,054 - Rating: 4.65625/5

Ride in Beirut streets on the last day of 2007. Some of the districts and landmarks the ride passes by: 0:33 - 2:55: Ashrafieh (one of the biggest districts in Beirut) 1:03 : Saint Nicolas Greek Orth...

Lebanon - Summer & Party (Ya Jamlo)

02:53 min ( December 25, 2008 by PrinceLibanon)
Views: 1,487,746 - Rating: 3.92555/5

Great Dabkeh-song with great pics of lebanon Halla Halla ya Jamlo


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Upcomming Local Events

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

24
Apr
2018

Taekwondo For Kids & Those With Learning Difficulties

Beginning: 03:45 pm (15:45).
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Entrepreneur Lebanon Forum

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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25
Apr
2018

The Third International Conference On Electrical And Biomedical Engineering, Clean Energy And Green Computing (EBECEGC2018)

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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The Sixth International Conference On Digital Information, Networking, And Wireless Communications (DINWC2018)

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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SmartEx Exhibition - Innovation's Platform

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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26
Apr
2018

Logic Board Games For All & Those With Learning Difficulties

Beginning: 04:45 pm (16:45).
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27
Apr
2018

David Jach

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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28
Apr
2018

"MULAN" (Saturday, April 28)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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29
Apr
2018

"MULAN" (Sunday, April 29)

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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05
May
2018

Tash - Moon Republic

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Baabda Palace

Baabda Palace is the official residence of the President of Lebanon. Built during the 1960s it is situated on a hill in the mountain town of Baabda overlooking Beirut and the first president to reside here was H.E. President Charles Helou.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.83, 35.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings of the Lebanese government, Palaces in Lebanon, Presidential palaces

Lebanese University

The Lebanese University is the only public institution for higher learning in Lebanon. The university has 17 faculties as of 2006 and serves various cultural, religious, and social groups of students and teachers. The independent university enjoys administrative, academic, and financial freedom. Among its educational goals are creating a unique mix of cultures and providing the basic and necessary education to allow students to enter various professions.

More reading: Lebanese University homepage
Located at 33.83, 35.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Education in Beirut, Educational institutions established in 1951, Lebanese University, Universities in Lebanon

1983 Beirut barracks bombing

The Beirut Barracks Bombing occurred during the Lebanese Civil War, when two truck bombs struck separate buildings housing United States and French military forces—members of the Multinational Force in Lebanon—killing 299 American and French servicemen. The organization Islamic Jihad, later known as Hezbollah, claimed responsibility for the bombing. Suicide bombers detonated each of the truck bombs.

More reading: 1983 Beirut barracks bombing homepage
Located at 33.83, 35.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1983 in Lebanon, Contemporary French history, History of Beirut, History of the United States (1980–1991), Iran–United States relations, Lebanon–United States relations, Mass murder in 1983, Reagan administration controversies, Suicide car and truck bombings in Lebanon, United States Marine Corps in the 20th century

Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium

Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium is a 47,799 capacity multi-purpose stadium in the Bir Hassan area of Beirut, Lebanon. It is Lebanon's largest stadium. The Sports City Stadium is currently used mostly for football matches and it also has athletics facilities. It was built in 1957 by the Lebanese Ministry of Youth & Fine Arts in the presidency of Camille Chamoun.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.83, 35.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:AFC Asian Cup stadiums, Athletics (track and field) venues in Lebanon, Buildings and structures in Beirut, Football venues in Lebanon, Multi-purpose stadiums in Lebanon, National stadiums, Sport in Beirut, Sports venues in Lebanon

Achrafieh

This article is about a district in Beirut. For the depopulated Palestinian village see Al-Ashrafiyya Achrafieh,, is one of the oldest Christian districts of East Beirut, Lebanon.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.83, 35.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Neighbourhoods of Beirut

Quote of the moment

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.

Dagobert D. Runes