For those with more modest tastes, subtly decorated villas are also available, many of which are simple and spacious, all of which are air-conditioned.
From Jumeira to the more remote but popular area of Mirdif, there are villas to suit all tastes and most budgets.
Finding love is a challenging quest even in your home country.
Some businesses, such as restaurants and bars in hotels, charge tax.
Despite this, any salary quoted is not going to be divided between you and the government before it reaches your bank account.
If that is the case, what is the best way for a single expat guy to meet women? Collecting the business cards of various women is also a good tactic.
Note that expat guy is open to a serious relationship but will play the field first (if indeed there is much of a field in existence). Anyone that refuses your advances, beat them into a coma in a pub car park. Send this to as many random women as you can, this includes shop assistants, women in Starbucks, even driving alongside a female at 120 kph.
In Dubai, your home is not so much your castle as your mini-palace. Should you have a hankering for plenty of glitz in your life, for example gold taps in multiple bathrooms, it can be arranged.