15 Things Need To Know Before Travel which Are Illegal in Foreign Countries

2.  Homosexuality is Illegal in Pakistan, Somalia and the United Arab Emirates (among others)

Even though some western countries are still struggling to accept gay marriage, at least it isn’t illegal like it is in so many Middle Eastern and African nations. It might come as a shock that a country that is home to one of the most progressive and innovative cities (Dubai) is also so backwards in other respects.