Ever since Emirates launched its new direct flights from Auckland to Dubai in March, the UAE's largest city has been much in the local travel news.
It will not have escaped your notice that New Zealand is a long way from anywhere, thus any service that can knock a few hours off the tiresome haul to the northern hemisphere is welcome.
Moroccan women are either waiting much longer to get married, or are not marrying at all.
According to official statistics the marrying age in Morocco has exceeded 27.2 for women and 31.8 for men.
But it was alright, I have to admit I was wasted when I went, so my first few rounds didnt go to well, but I warmed up to it a bit.