It’s been a while since I’ve posted any mistakes, but that’s not because there haven’t been any! Here are a few from the last few weeks (or is it months?)…
Item 2: Rock mussel’s – this was at Casa de Tapas at the Park Hyatt
It’s Marble Arch, thank you very much
I think the vineyard is Wolf Blass?
Mast and buttery rum cake? Maybe they mean ‘moist’? This was in Jamaica…
This really shocked me. The cover shows the correct date (29.08.14) but the spine says 29.09.14!
To be held where?
Life is a song, love is a lyrics… Oh God, no.
Poor Sheena. Given a sex change without her knowledge…
Basel in Swaziland? Ridiculous.
What’s in A name? Shakespeare must be rolling over in his grave.
Surely they mean Abu Dhabi and not Aby Dhabi.
They’ve been together since 203? That’s a bloody long time!
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2 thoughts on “Dubai: A proofreader’s paradise”
My favourite was a restaurant in Deira that boasted on their sign that ‘We Believed In Good Food’ – as if they had given up on the concept! I also enjoyed the ‘Compassion’ Fruit Juice that I drank once in Bur Dubai. The Emirate is full of cheap giggles:
‘We believed in good food’ but now realise there’s no hope… That’s so funny.