Living Lebanon is a travel guide with both practical information and background information on Lebanon & also includes a description of Beirut. Detailed practical information on a wide range of activities (hiking, skiing, snowboarding, surfing, rafting, diving) is also included. Has descriptions of a large number of locations and sights,-including the less traveled places such as Jabal Qammouah, Oyoun el-Samak, Tannourine, Balaa sinkhole, Yammouneh, Oyoun Orghosh, Aammiq wetlands, Lake Qaraoun. Author Saskia Nout is a Dutch national who after travelling through the middle east developed a great passion for the region and decided to settle in Lebanon. Finding very few travel guides to this interesting and diverse region she embarked upon the task of creating one - Living Lebanon.