What to Wear in Dubai: 2023 Insider’s Guide & Packing List

Concerned about what to wear in Dubai? Fear not.  This comprehensive guide by a local will help you determine exactly what you should include in your Dubai packing list so that you are comfortable in the heat and humidity, and so that you do not cause offense.  What to Wear in Dubai: Your 2023 Insiders … Read more

Getting Detained at the Dubai Border: Do I Have the Face of a Criminal?

Getting detained in Dubai is a terrifying prospect. It is something that you often read about happening to unsuspecting British tourists in the news. When I travelled solo to Dubai in 2017, I obviously had no idea that I was going to arouse suspicion and get detained at the UAE border. Dubai was never actually … Read more