But the cards, scraps of paper and mobile phone messages that pass from male to female are testament to the double existence of some young UAE nationals as they take their love lives into their own hands.
Wireless advances One technology is proving particularly useful.
I say nice things - I'm into poems." While to many like Ahmed, Bluetooth is just a way to start a conversation, for some it can go much further.
Mohammed, 24, does not know how many girlfriends he has had.
It happens in malls, cinemas and cafes - in Dubai's notorious traffic jams, and now by mobile phone.
Many of the city's black-shrouded UAE girls say they cannot check out the latest fashions in Zara or sip a smoothie in a cafe without being bombarded with the phone numbers of hopeful admirers.
I found out that a few things about dubai locals (also on this forum):1) u should have enough cash to go in relationship with local girl - this point is ok and I have no problems in it, even I'm not a billionaire but I believe my family earns more then average emirati family.2) u shld be from GCC region -well, I'm not.3) there r some crazy brothers that go mad when their sisters get in relationship with non-local guys - I believe it happens but not every time.
So now to the question: In western communities it's easy to meet a girl as there're places to hang out and women are open minded and usually opened for flirt and etc. and if you have any examples I'll be glad to hear it. The majority of families would not approve of Emirati girls being in a relationship with non-locals.Among UAE nationals - as the minority of the UAE's residents that are not expatriates are called - it is generally considered impolite for a man to speak to a woman he is neither married nor related to in public.Traditionally, a young man's first amorous approach to a woman is supposed to be a marriage proposal made by his parents to her parents.After a few visits to Dubai at my vacations I found it as a very interesting place.Where I think I'd come back many times during next years.Some chap looking like Tom Cruise could ask them out but they'd probably refuse(I think). As for getting to know them- Get a Black Berry, with BBM. Good luck- if I were you I'd overlook the nationality and just go with a girl that is nice lmao. if niether then go back and take a good long look in the mirror...