5 things to do today in Dubai

Spear your supper at The Med or meet new people over shisha

The Knowledge
Thursday, August 1

Spear your supper at The Med: This promotion serves meats and vegetables cooked on skewers, plus salads and antipasti.
Dhs164 (food only). Dhs274 (house beverages). 8pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

Cash back at Paule Ka: Treat somebody and spend Dhs5,000 in this Parisian-style boutique during Ramadan and you’ll receive a gift voucher for Dhs1,000.
Until August 8. Paule Ka, The Dubai Mall (04 325 3225).

Find out about mega towers: With work underway in Saudi Arabia on a tower that could become taller than the Burj Khalifa, head to Bur Dubai for a special exhibition dedicated to the planet’s obsession with ever-taller structures.
Alliance Française Dubai, Oud Metha, Bur Dubai (04 335 8712).

Meet new people over shisha: Dubai’s Shisha Lovers community group gets together for shisha, nibbles and socialising at Tche Tche.
Free, attendees pay for their own shisha and refreshments. From 7.30pm. Tche Tche, Downtown Dubai, www.meetup.com/dubai-shesha-lovers-meetup-group (no number).

Brush up your golf skills with summer deals: Arabian Ranches Golf Club is offering discounts on golfing tuition, including a special summer lessons package that includes three 45-minute sessions and a one-month practice pass.
Dhs575 non-member, Dhs495 member. Until September 30. Arabian Ranches Golf Club (04 366 0000).

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