I think Dubai is a wonderful place, I respect their sense of morality toward women and the openness they treat their guests.
However, the difference between other Middle Eastern countries and Dubai is the borderline leisure activities under Muslim law are tolerated for foreigners, for now.
Yet in this world economics makes people work and engage in activities they normally would not. Questions arise can you bring your fiancée or long-term girlfriend into a hotel room?
What if you meet a girl in Dubai, say from another country or a local, what are the rules about dating her?
They come from the lower class and are here to make as much money as they can and go home.
However, there are from time to time diamonds in the rough, real Cinderellas.
The economics of Dubai’s prosperity has been built off the toil of hard-working Indians. I come home from work and I have my wife to complain to. They live and dream of meeting a girl to make their hardship in the heat and work more bearable. The problem with the non-Arab women is the women, mostly Russian and Ethiopian and also Indian part of a trans-Oceanic network (see the documentary Dubai: Night Secrets) work almost as slave girls themselves.
Many of the Indian Pakistani girls are jaded because of the hard realities of life they work under.
I am not a Muslim, but I understand and respect the modestly of Islamic women.
I wish Western women behaved more like Muslim women, can you imagine how harmonious our society would be.
Nightclubs, clothing style, drinks, girls, even pork.