You will find yourself collecting more business cards than you know what to do with.
Sometimes Dubai is their first taste of travel, but more often their lives have been nomadic, and their stories reflect that.
You will be able to glean whether Sophie is planning a future in Dubai with a husband and children in her sights, or simply treating the city as a working holiday, complete with holiday fling.
That way, you can be a true gent and offer the garment to your companion.
Date night Many Dubai men ascribe all their power and self-worth to their car, much like Samson and his hair.
You could opt for a dingy hotel sports bar, but you are unlikely to see the girl again unless she is a chain-smoking football fan.