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Corniche Beirut

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Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Lebanon
Best of: Promenade
Description:
The Corniche Beirut is a seaside promenade in Beirut Central District, in Beirut, Lebanon. Lined with palm trees, the waterfront esplanade offers visitors a magnificent view of the Mediterranean and the summits of Mount Lebanon to the east. Corniche Beirut has its foundation in the Avenue des Fran├žais, which was built during the period of the French Mandate of Syria and Lebanon along the seafront that extended from the old town. [More Details]
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