The “ski in the morning and swim in the afternoon” slogan has long been touted in top 10 destinations lists featuring Lebanon. The country promises extremes unmatched by any other touristic experience – snow and the sea in the same day.

Lebanon, the phoenix, rises from the dust to return to its legendary, travel glory: Swim and ski on a day

There are only a few magical days when the weather cooperates and the ski/swim attraction is possible to attempt. With the slopes reportedly still open and the temperature sliding higher, today was one of those mythical days of swimming and skiing on the same day.

Pictures taken from #LiveLoveLebanon hashtag today.