Living in Dubai guide

Find out all you need to know to relocate and live in Dubai with the expat guide

Our selection of articles for expatriation in Dubai

Relocating to Dubai

Relocating to another country, especially to a city like Dubai, involves a lot of preparation. However, with proper ...

Driving in Dubai

To drive in Dubai, you will need a local driver's license. There is a list of 36 countries for which no driving test is ...

Customs in Dubai

If you are relocating to Dubai, you might be bringing some items in your luggage in addition to what you're shipping over ...

Work permit for Dubai

Modern, vibrant, and cosmopolitan, Dubai attracts millions of visitors annually as well as expatriates. With its ...

Travelling to Dubai

Travelling to Dubai is easy as it is the world's busiest airport in terms of international passengers. Therefore ...

Things to do in Dubai alone, with your partner or with friends

Don't know how to keep yourself busy in Dubai, alone, with your friends or with your partner? Here are some tips.

Leisure activities in Dubai

Dubai is often called the city which never sleeps. People tend to associate Dubai with luxury hotels and expensive cars, but ...

Sports activities in Dubai

People generally tend to associate Dubai with skyscrapers and highways - which is true. However, the city also provides a lot of ...

The work culture in Dubai

Dubai has become a second home for many nationalities from around the globe - which makes the work environment even more unique ...

The cuisine in Dubai

When it comes to eating out, Dubai offers everything that you can imagine. The number of restaurants is increasing every year ...

Dubai's labour market

Dubai is one of the most desirable destinations for any expat in a peaceful and secure country. Home of sand, fuel and ocean, the ...

Getting around in Dubai

The desert inhabitants of the United Arab Emirates have used camels to get around for over 4,000 years. Before the 1970s, Dubai ...

Expanding your professional network in Dubai

Dubai is without any doubt a city of opportunities for expats. However, expect a cultural shock, different laws and regulations ...

Student life in Dubai

Dubai is one of the world's largest and fastest growing metropolises over the last decade. The best restaurant, beaches ...

Discover Dubai

Even though the United Arab Emirates is an Islamic Country with some of the world's strictest laws, it remains ...

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