Living off 500 dirhams or 136 US dollars a month in Dubai…

Speaking to some of the low paid workers here in Dubai, I’m always amazed by how they not only survive in such an expensive country on a relatively low wage, but how they also manage to send money, often half or more of their salary home, back to…

A quick review of the Jamie Oliver restaurant in Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Meeting a friend for a catch up we decided to head to the lovely Jumeirah Beach hotel where we could choose from a variety of restaurants. My friend fancied Jamie Oliver’s and being a vegetarian, well pescatarian, Italian is always a good choice for me.  We went…

A relaxing evening at the Dhow & Anchor British Restaurant in Dubai 

British pub food with a view in Dubai…

An idiot’s guide on how to communicate with British women 

Tips on dating and friendship with British women…