A former Lebanese army sergeant, Abdul Nabi al-Afi found an archeological treasure in a rubbish-filled gorge.
A Roman sarcophagus found at Heliopolis. The temple was far vaster than anything seen in Rome itself.
A ram in the Becaa Valley: despite regional strife, this Lebanese enclave retains a certain calm.
Location of Beqaa Valley and Baalbek
Things might be slightly ramshackle in the Beqaa Valley, but its attractions are world class.