TEN TRAVEL TIPS FOR AMAZING VACATION TO DUBAI (Part 2)

Being one of seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates, located at the South of the Persian Gulf of the Arabian Peninsula, Dubai travel has almost everything to offer to each and every single traveler. Coming here to conquer the golden dunes, discover the sandy desert or explore the city of luxury and opulence, there are still quite a few things you should get to know in advance as they might usually come in handy at anytime of the day.

6. Check the duration of your visa

Check the duration of your visa
Check the duration of your visa

As same as every other oversea journey you make, there is always a need to make sure that you have illegal visa duration for your vacation. If you go as a solo traveler, do pay attention to your visa duration. If you book tour package at one of the many available travel agencies, it won’t be much of a concern as they will take care of everything for you

7. Be careful when using your own vehicle

You can drive your own vehicle in Dubai
You can drive your own vehicle in Dubai

There are always lots of available public vehicles to use at Dubai. Though, if you had an international driving license, you could drive around Dubai with your own vehicle. If you happened to get in an accident, just keep calm and wait for the police.

8. Prepare your own charger

Bring your own charger
Bring your own charger

3-pin plug is the standard plug across the whole UAE. However, it would be the best to prepare your owner by bringing an adapter with you; it might always come in handy.

9. Public display of affection is restricted

Showing affection in public is prohibited
Showing affection in public is prohibited

Showing affection publicly in Dubai is considered an action that goes against the local government’s law, similarly to homosexuality. Since Dubai follows the Sharia-religious law of Islam, some tourist sites even advise for couples to arrange their accommodation in separated rooms.

1. Strictly follow the dress code

Strictly follow the dress code
Strictly follow the dress code

Dubai is a Muslim country so pay attention strongly to your customs. Women can wear swimsuit at the beach or pool, however, it is prohibited in public places. For men, do not go out with only shorts. You will be given unwanted stare by the locals.

Dubai is a wonderful country, an attractive destination for every traveler. If you want more insight information about Dubai Travel, please contact Exotic Voyages.

TEN TRAVEL TIPS FOR AMAZING VACATION TO DUBAI (Part 1)

Being one of seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates, located at the South of the Persian Gulf of the Arabian Peninsula, Dubai travel has almost everything to offer to each and every single traveler. Coming here to conquer the golden dunes, discover the sandy desert or explore the city of luxury and opulence, there are still quite a few things you should get to know in advance as they might usually come in handy at anytime of the day.

  1. Pay attention to your travel insurance
Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance

Some insurance companies will not cover the costs if you experience health problems while travelling. Therefore, it is strongly crucial to get it checked with your insurance company beforehand or purchase a travel insurance package before your departure as travelling to Dubai, it might be relatively easy to buy medicines at any regional drug stores, however, if you have to be hospitalized, the costs for treatment as well as the costs to take you back to your country is incredibly expensive.

  1. Be careful while capturing your photographs
Taking Pictures
Taking Pictures

Never take photographs of the locals especially women when you don’t have their permission. Remember you’re not allowed to take pictures in places such as in front of government buildings, military bases, ports or other places with similar properties.

  1. Do not drink alcohol in public
Drinking Alcohol
Drinking Alcohol

Alcohol is restricted in Dubai, however, you can have them at some free tax stores in the city. If you’re a foreign traveler, you won’t be able to buy alcohol in the local stores and always bear in mind that if you get drunk in public, you will be fined as same as drinking while driving.

  1. Be conscious of your personal medicines
Carrying Medicines
Carrying Medicines

 Make sure with your personal doctors for the medicines that you could carry with yourself while travelling just in case you will get jailed for carrying illegal drugs.

  1. Never exchange your cash in public
Exchanging Cash
Exchanging Cash

Never exchange your cash for local currency in public places in the city as not only you might not be able to receive the full amount but also it might lead you to some bad situations such as bring pick pocketed  or robbed.

 For more information about Dubai Tours, please contact Exotic Voyages.