Despite the fact that Lebanon is one of the tiniest countries in the world, it also brags about being one of the most culturally diverse countries in the planet. Dozens of different religions coexist pacifically. With an ancient and fascinating history, the best nightlife in the Middle East, an awesome cuisine and a liberal and westernized social life, sometimes you may forget that you are actually at the heart of the most turbulent region in the world.
– Capital: Beirut
– Population: 6 million (112nd)
– Area: 10,452km2 (166th)
– Language: Arabic
– Religion: Muslims (54%), Christians (40%), with dozens of groups and sub-groups
– Un curious fact: Did you know that Lebanon is the most westernized country in the Middle East and the capital Beirut has some real hipster areas with similar to the ones in Europe with people drinking and partying in the street?