Some lovely and weird activities in Dubai have been the favorite tourist destination for many people as elegant buildings, luxurious hotels and ultimate fashion destinations make it a tourist paradise.

However, it’s better not to get lost in these lights as there are many things that one should know before visiting Dubai. Some of the ubiquitous day to day activities are illegal in Dubai. So, tourists, it’s better to know about them and avoid trouble.

So, here are a list of weird activities in Dubai

1. Drinking

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Drinking in public is a big “No” in Dubai as it an Islamic country and for them drinking or even touching alcohol is a sin. Since Dubai becomes a tourist attraction, the government made drinking legal for them, but they are allowed to drink it in bars and pubs only.

2. Nudity

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Yes, you are not allowed to wear revealing clothes like bikini publicly. Whether you are at the beach or aside the pool, you should wear sensible clothes.

3. You are not allowed to make out in public

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Kissing, hugging and cuddling are just expressions to show love to your loved ones however such activities are illegal in Dubai. Make sure that you should be 5 inches away from your bae when you are in public.

4. LGBT lifestyle

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In most of the country’s, LGBT lifestyle is typical but not in Dubai. Some LGBT anti groups in Dubai have a close eye on such lifestyle or activities. If you caught there with this way of life, then you will have to face imprisonment.

5. Not allowed to eat publicly during Ramadan 

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If you are going to be a tourist, then you should know this as Ramadan is an Islamic festival where they have to fast for 30 days and thus to eat in Public is not allowed.

6. Dancing in public is illegal

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You are not allowed to the grove or shake in public; even loud music is forbidden. So, next time when you visit Dubai make sure that you take care of this thing.

7. Never use your left hand

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According to Islamic law, the left hand has been used for “ Body hygiene.” One should not use it other than this reason. Do not use the left hand for a handshake or eat food with it.

8. Watch your photography

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Unlike other countries where you are free to take pictures of anyone, Dubai is different. You have to take permission before clicking their snaps otherwise you will invite trouble for yourself.