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Sizzling Dubai: the Excess and the Opulence

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Sizzling Dubai: the Excess and the Opulence

If there is one thing that I will never forget about the UAE it’s that Dubai is HOT. I grew up in Fresno and am accustomed to 110 degree summer days. Dubai is an entirely different kind of hot. It’s a humid sort of miserable that keeps you indoors unless it’s early in the morning or late at night. The heat didn’t seem to slow down the men as they walked around in breathable white linen. It seemed less wonderful for many women adorn with black burkas, stockings and closed toed shoes. Clearly I wasn’t impressed by the weather. But that’s not to say Dubai was a total loss. There...

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