BEIRUT, Lebanon – May 16th, 2017: In line with Hilton’s commitment to bring exceptional experiences from all over the world to its guests, Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand hosts the French Gastronomic and Cultural Week under the auspices of H.E. the ambassador of France in Lebanon, Mr. Emmanuel Bonne. The event promises visitors and guests alike with 8 days of “Pure French Delights” from May 12 till 19 at the hotel’s signature restaurant, Le Ciel.
“France and Lebanon were bound together by history for many years, and it is only natural that the two countries partake in gastronomic and cultural exchanges,” said Naif Zureikat, Cluster General Manager of Hilton Hotels in Beirut. “This is why Hilton welcomes the French Week for all those passionate about the “City of Lights”, providing them with the opportunity to enjoy the French cuisine and experience the culture,” he added.
Held at Le Ciel restaurant, the inauguration ceremony gathered media members with renowned French Chef Monasson, where they enjoyed a fine dining experience over the panoramic view of Beirut, while listening to the music of Clémence de Tournemire Quartet and her band.
French culture admirers and expats in Lebanon will get the chance to truly feel the Hexagon’s spirit throughout the whole week, ending on May 19.