Tips & Tricks
TIPS & TRICKS
If you want to buy something, especially at a market, don’t forget to negotiate. Most of the prices are doubled for tourists
Taxis are really cheap in Abu Dhabi, so no need to rent a car
In Dubai you can use the metro or bus, because taxis are more expensive
Before travelling to UAE check if you need a Visa first. As a Dominican you need to apply for a Visa before visiting UAE. The process is really easy online.
Wherever you are, always show respect to locals, their customs and traditions
English is one of their main languages, so you won’t have difficulties speaking to others
Try to avoid showing public affection to your partner because it’s a disrespect to their culture
Don’t drink or eat inside the Metro in Dubai, it could be expensive
Avoid the dates for Ramadan when visiting UAE
When visiting the Burj Khalifa definitely book the “At the Top, Burj Khalifa SKY”
Food and drinks are normally a little bit expensive, so don’t forget to look out for ladies night restaurants.
If going shopping is on your list try to go at the end of January. You’ll find a lot of sales.
With love, Cristy