Will George Clooney and Amal Alamedin hold a wedding reception at historical Mir Amin Palace Hotel in Beiteddine, Lebanon?
A reliable and very close source to the couple confirmed a wedding ceremony is scheduled Sept. 12 in Italy, but not on the shores of Lake Com .
It will be followed by a reception in Lebanon. Yes , Lebanon ! According to the same source , which insists that the actor has decided to visit the homeland of his future half and meet all her ” tribe”.
George is already gone down to business : his secretaries are in contact with Lebanese companies specialized in VIP close protection , and recently a pro 3D took pictures of the road and the Chouf Mir Amine Palace in Beiteddine. Contacted, Mir Amin Palace hotel management has declined to comment.
Walid Jumblatt, Lebanese Druze leader says he welcomes the prospective marriage of Amal Alamuddin to George Clooney, the Weekly Standard reports.
“Tell me when George Clooney will be coming to Lebanon so I can greet him in Moukhtara Jumblatt’s hometown. I will bring a delegation of Druze sheikhs. As for Amal Alamuddin, well, she is lucky,” Jumblatt told the Weekly Standard’s Lee Smith. The Druze leader’s comments were included in an article about the Alamuddin-Clooney match entitled, “But is it good for the Druze?”
Mir Amin Palace Hotel is Lebanon’s best example of early 19th century Lebanese architecture, was built by Emir Bechir El Chehab II also known as Emir Bashir the Great (1767-1850) for his son the Prince Amin.
The delightful architecture and greenery of Mir Amin Palace is a miniature copy of Beitedine Palace. Emir Bashir the Great had built a Palace for each of his three sons, Qassim, Khalil and Amin.