For a nation on the border of Syria and Israel, you might expect there to be some real possibility of danger when visiting Lebanon. You would be right. Though the coastal country is home to millennia of religious and natural history, it is also a place that — thanks to some truly unfortunate geopolitical circumstances — holds a lot of potential harm for any tourist who is headed into Lebanon. If you want to maximize your chances of having a pleasant vacation, here are some tips and tricks for making the most of a Lebanese holiday.
1. Okay, All That Said, Don’t Be Afraid
The odds of encountering ISIS — even in Lebanon — are minimal. If you simply keep your wits about you, you’ll be fine. The people in Lebanon are perfectly friendly and welcoming and the country is filled with gorgeous landmarks and fascinating history. Just relax and enjoy yourselves.