The Present Perfect

Daily Archives: September 11, 2010

What a better welcome to the neighborhood than a three day street festival leaving Hamra Street blissfully car free! I’ve been looking forward to this event since I arrived in Beirut two and a half weeks ago and saw the posters advertising the event plastered all over the neighborhood. Yesterday kicked off the festival weekend with a parade followed by fireworks. Here are some of the highlights of the parade. A very… Read More