Two guys from Reno moved to Lebanon to open a taco stand…

It’s funny because it’s true.

Byblos sits 34 km north of Beirut on the Mediterranean coastline. Photo Credit: Michelle Matus

The road to Lebanon

A Sunset over Palmyra. Photo Credit: Wikimedia

Life in the ‘Red Zone’

Justin Fong, left, and Christophe Khoury cook in Khoury’s hometown, Jaj, Lebanon. Photo Credit: Michelle Matus

The beginnings of a taco shop

Anthony Aranda, right, and Justin Fong stand behind their counter made from cinder blocks. Photo Credit: Michelle Matus

‘Are you crazy?’

This is Lebanon

Aranda greets a neighboring shop owner. Photo Credit: Michelle Matus

No reservations necessary

Justin Fong, center, and Anthony Aranda look out over the mountains of Jaj, Lebanon. Photo Credit: Michelle Matus

Writer. Photographer. Adventurer. @Michelle_Matus

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