Having to take a motorway to get anywhere.
Alcohol so expensive its not worth drinking.
Lots of sand and construction.
Feels like you're living in a computer game.
Watching men hold hands, caress and be tactile with each other.
Reading signs prohibiting public signs of affection between man and wife.
(Seemingly) Thriving multiculturalism.
Annoyed expats angry with the coverage it gets in the West
What appeared to be an wannabe American gangster strolling up and down the promenade aggressively selling his wares, coconuts.