However, Islam is the UAE’s official religion: sex outside marriage is illegal, and even public displays of affection can land the amorous in hot water.So how does the expat man approach the ritual of courting without flouting local mores and getting kicked out of the country?
But I recently stumbled across a most unexpected source of advice.
At least, what we could call advice in pop culture.
Unless you are working on a construction site, you will meet good-looking women everyday in Dubai.
Hospitality is big business here, and where there is hospitality, there is glamour.
Don’t get me wrong; she acts out everything I can’t stand about our current culture.
The Stonewall Project’s walk-in book club for gay/bi/heteroflexible men who want to maintain their substance use goals without the ins and outs of sex and dating taking them off course.
THE MEETING GAME SALON & SOCIAL CLUB, 510/233-9700. WINE COUNTRY CONNECTION, Speed Dating in the North Bay, Wikki and Malvika, 707-364-2579. YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING GROUP, East Bay, no limited to singles. SINGLES CHARITY BALL, 205 Mark Twain Ave., San Rafael CA 94903, 415/507-9962.
THUNDERBIRD SINGLES (55 ), Meeting, Sundays, pm, Thunderbird Bookshop, The Barnyard, Hwy 1 & Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel. Two chapters in the Bay Area: 408/725-1092 (SF Peninsula Chapter) and 415/388-3575 (Marin Chapter). CHARITY FUNDRAISER SINGLES CLUBS THE GUARDSMEN, Single men who produce large parties benefiting at-risk Bay Area youth.
It’s a perfect storm of failure; a great formula for reality TV.