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British Embassy in UAE releases Christmas song

The British Embassy have released a cautionary song for expats in the UAE reminding them to be aware of local customs and safety measures over the Christmas season.

The British Embassy in the UAE have released a Christmas song for expats.
The British Embassy in the UAE have released a Christmas song for expats. Image by David Singleton / CC BY 2.0

The song, titled Rupert the expat reindeer – unsurprisingly, set to the tune of Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer – reminds expats to wear sunscreen on the beach, keep their passport safe, be aware of driving regulations and to not drink to excess among other lessons for safe travel in the region. Watch here: youtube.com