What are the items that I should bring with me because they’re not available (or are too expensive) where I am going?
Virtually all commercial goods are available in Abu Dhabi at a fairly reasonable price.
Will anyone have particular trouble finding clothes that fit?
Not at all.
What grocery stores do expats in your city shop at?
Spinneys, Choithrams and Carrefour are the most popular expat grocery stores.
Where can other household items (such as cleaning materials and home furnishings) be found?
Carrefour, IKEA, The One, Home Centre.
What are factors that might affect my shopping habits in this country/city?
As in any country, only income will dictate how much time may be spent shopping. Also, you might want to factor in the weather during the summer if a trip to the local souq is planned as the heat can be oppressive!
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