THIS WEEKEND IN: BEIRUT
Get cultured at a new art gallery, get happy at a bar in Badaro, then get fit at a gym in the Beirut Souks.
Opera Gallery (above)
Fuelled by international success, Opera Gallery is here to take Beirut by storm. From Warhol to Picasso, its contemporary collection is a welcome addition to Lebanon’s ever-growing art scene.
94 Foch Foch Ave., tel. 01.971.471, operagallery.com
Ralph Masri (above)
Jewelry designer Ralph Masri knows that fashion is regarded as a window into the soul – his latest collection, Sacred Window, was inspired by the elegance of stained glass mosaics.
Madrid St., Mar Mikhael, tel. 01.566.538, ralphmasri.com
Tailor’s Bar (above)
The vintage décor, laidback atmosphere and appetizing menu at this new joint in Badaro makes it the perfect spot to sit back and remember the good old days.
Badaro St., tel. 71.449.344, tailorsbar.com
Fitness Zone (above)
Determined to get in the zone this summer? Stop by this luxurious health club, boasting an impressive range of exercise classes and sporting facilities, complete with saunas and steam rooms to help ease post-workout muscles.
Beirut Souks, tel. 01.999.901, fitnesszone-lb.com