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Old Apr 14th 2016, 6:30 pm
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Hi,

I am 34, I just got a new job in Dubai and my appointment has been fixed to take charge in July. I have been given an apartment of 2BHK near Bur Dubai. Its about 3 months to go and meanwhile I want to know as more as about Dubai.

As Dubai is my first visit and does not know what to do in my free time and want to make things arranged accordingly.

Can somebody please help me to short-out this situation by posting their actual life experiences in Dubai. However, I know whats not all things to be shared in public but still need information to grow well in Dubai.

I am flying to Dubai first time and I want to make sure I never fails when choosing any place to stay, to live and to go on my leisure. I actually never knows how I am going to survive the culture. How I deal with people of different languages and where I go independently with no bothering.

So I need certain places for my easy survival and below are the list :

Public Parks , Shopping Malls , Merchant Store of Home supplies and Indian Food Restaurants in Dubai .

I hope all of Dubai insiders will love to send their own tried places where they felt comfort and had good leisure.

Thanks to All !
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Old Apr 15th 2016, 3:57 am
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Hi,

I am 34, I just got a new job in Dubai and my appointment has been fixed to take charge in July. I have been given an apartment of 2BHK near Bur Dubai. Its about 3 months to go and meanwhile I want to know as more as about Dubai.

As Dubai is my first visit and does not know what to do in my free time and want to make things arranged accordingly.

Can somebody please help me to short-out this situation by posting their actual life experiences in Dubai. However, I know whats not all things to be shared in public but still need information to grow well in Dubai.

I am flying to Dubai first time and I want to make sure I never fails when choosing any place to stay, to live and to go on my leisure. I actually never knows how I am going to survive the culture. How I deal with people of different languages and where I go independently with no bothering.

So I need certain places for my easy survival and below are the list :

Public Parks , Shopping Malls , Merchant Store of Home supplies and Indian Food Restaurants in Dubai .

I hope all of Dubai insiders will love to send their own tried places where they felt comfort and had good leisure.

Thanks to All !
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The poster isn't British and isn't coming from the UK clearly.

nilimaaka, if you found this forum you can easily google for the info you seek. Dubai is full of malls and places to eat. No shortage of either.
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Nili, Indian expats far outnumber British Expats in Dubai, it'll be like home from home for you.
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Old Apr 16th 2016, 4:25 pm
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Just to throw in a curve ball, Im gonna suggest she is Eastern European..

I have a Romanian guy works for me and this pretty much matches how he emails / speaks..

Of course, he is a little more liberal with the c0ksu(kers, fu(ks etc....
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another warm welcome then
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Get yourself a guide book Lonely Planet or Rough Guide.
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The clue is The use of 2BHK.Two bedroom hall and kitchen. Only Indians use it. Combined with that the apartment is in Bur Dubai? 99.99% chance he's Indian.



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Just to throw in a curve ball, Im gonna suggest she is Eastern European..

I have a Romanian guy works for me and this pretty much matches how he emails / speaks..

Of course, he is a little more liberal with the c0ksu(kers, fu(ks etc....
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The clue is The use of 2BHK.Two bedroom hall and kitchen. Only Indians use it. Combined with that the apartment is in Bur Dubai? 99.99% chance he's Indian.
He's not Lou Reed.
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Well done guys. For a minute I thought someone else would be joining our clique
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Well done guys. For a minute I thought someone else would be joining our clique
Go on then.
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The clue is The use of 2BHK.Two bedroom hall and kitchen. Only Indians use it. Combined with that the apartment is in Bur Dubai? 99.99% chance he's Indian.
Profile has a little PINK icon, which means FEMALE, so the 'he's' should be 'she's'
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He's not Lou Reed.
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Profile has a little PINK icon, which means FEMALE, so the 'he's' should be 'she's'
Ahem. Morning coffee first, then post
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