Martyrs' Square , historically known as "Al Burj" or "Place des Cannons", is the historical central public square of Beirut, Lebanon.
Like Martyr's Square in Damascus, it is named after the 6 May 1916 executions ordered by Djemal Pasha during World War I.
During the Lebanese Civil War, it was part of the demarcation line that divided the city in half.
Off the coast of Raouché, there is a natural landmark called the Pigeons' Rock and a Popular tourist destination known for its iconic rock formations in picturesque seaside surrounds. Located at Beirut's westernmost tip, the two huge rock formations, which stand like gigantic sentinels, are a popular destination for locals and visitors alike.