Traveller's Guide: Lebanon
Tuesday 24 June 2008
Middle East Airlines (020-7467 8020; www.mea.com.lb) and BMI (0870 60 70 555; flybmi.com) fly direct from Heathrow to Beirut.
Merab Hotel, Kfardebian (00 961 9 341 000; www.merabhotel.com). Double rooms from US$96 (£51), including breakfast.
www.skileb.com; 00 961 323 6623
British passport-holders require a visa, which can be obtained on arrival for US$40 (£21).
The Foreign Office (0845 850 2829; www.fco.gov.uk) advises against all but essential travel to Lebanon. Check with insurance providers whether they will cover travel to Lebanon.
www.skimzaar.com;00 961 70 103 222
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