All posts tagged “Family

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Sanayeh Garden

An Algerian-French friend was visiting us together with her little daughter and her husband. We soon started exchanging our experience about the benefits of living in Europe when you have children. Her husband was saying “gheir 3alam, gheir 3alam” (a different world). We agreed that… Read More

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Urbanista

Once I met a German lady that I knew from work at Urbanista in Gemayzeh. She was together with her baby boy, smiling and very charming, whereas she usually was a very strict and serious lady. It was interesting to see her in such a… Read More

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Fathers at Diem

Once I was having breakfast with my Mom and my sister at Café Diem in Ashrafieh. It was on Mother’s Day. I asked them why all societies gave this day such a special attention, compared to Father’s day that is not even celebrated everywhere. Alone… Read More

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The Gathering

So lovely. A really nice restaurant in Gemmayzeh, or restaurants with s, since they are three in one: An Italian restaurant, a wine bar and a steak house (here). We chose the latter although I’m not a steak fan at all.. But we were invited… Read More