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Gemmayzeh Street, Beirut

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Explore French-style buildings, narrow alleys, and stone stairways around Gemmayzeh Street, the heart of Beirut's bohemian quarter. Countless balconies with curious residents, and small shops selling delicious food and handicrafts provide a bustling atmosphere around the clock. Browse through art galleries and see some unique jewelry shops in this hip downtown area, teeming with trendy bars, clubs, fancy restaurants, and cafes. After dark, the place buzzes with a thriving nightlife. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Beirut holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Gemmayzeh Street and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Gemmayze street is an awesome area in Beirut where traditional houses mix with new homes but all with pubs and nice restaurants so a sure fun experience to do over and over again  more »
  • With all the traffic, and the Valet parking rules and under the table business, i am hesitant to visit again.  more »
  • A beautiful walk in the Beirut of the past, with its old old façades or art deco.
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The capital city, Beirut offers a great variety of accommodations across its many lively districts. Downtown possesses a good number of hotels and hostels, close to the main sightseeing spots, and rich in shops and services. Hamra district has a similarly large number of places to stay, with hotels located along the main stylish boulevards, and hostels and guesthouses to be found on the connecting side streets. Ain El Mraiseh district offers a good alternative for those wanting to get a room overlooking the Mediterranean coast.
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