Posts tagged dating abroad
Five Reasons Why You Need to Get Tinder When You're Abroad

Okay, it’s time to talk about Tinder. Don’t worry; this article isn’t going to make you feel horrible about yourself if you use it. We get it… we know the story, dating nowadays is tough. Some people might even say that dating culture doesn’t exist anymore. For reasons like this, many people turn to Tinder in hopes of meeting new people (guilty as charged). This isn’t to say that people who use the app don’t believe in true love but sometimes it just comes down to the fact that we live in a busy, fast-paced society and it’s an easy way to get to know others.

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Navigating the Rocky Road of Dating Abroad

You've uprooted your entire life. Everything that you know and that provided the context for who you are is on the other side of the world. Your current experiences and the newness that surrounds you could be forcing you to question what you've known up until that point, aspects of your culture, your country's approach to deeper issues, etc. Here's how to navigate dating abroad! 

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5 Emotions You'll Feel When Dating Online

There are a myriad of reasons why one makes the decision to try their hand at dating online. Maybe you just want to try something new or maybe your schedule doesn’t permit you to meet people in more traditional ways. Whether you’ve tried it for a week or months we all know the routine. Trying to find at least one normal person who you feel won’t kill you is like finding a needle in a haystack. Here's what you may feel during it all... 

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Lessons Learned: Dating in College Versus Dating in Your 30's

I've come a long way since my college days(Go 'Noles!). I occasionally reflect upon a few things when reminiscing about the good 'ole days: English classes, BSU events, sorority meetings, football games, frat parties, when girls were rockin' kitten heels and guys were obsessed with oversized white tees, and oh yeah... dating. Here's what I've learned since then! 

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Do Long Distance Relationships Work? 5 Things to Consider First!

Although I’ve never been in one, I have however, turned down the opportunity. In fact, right before I moved to Spain I was faced with this decision with someone I was dating at the time. All love and admiration aside, there were concrete reasons why I knew that a long distance relationship wasn’t for me.Here are the factors I considered and what you should consider if you’re thinking about entering a long distance romance:

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Five Do’s and Don’ts of Dating in Spain

When moving abroad, the thought of dating almost always crosses our mind. Will I meet the love of my life? Will I find someone who I really enjoy spending time with? Will I make the most of my single status and get to meet many Spaniards along the way? We tell you what to expect when embarking on the Spanish dating scene here! 

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3 Ideas Originales Para La Primera Cita

This post is as much for women as it is for men: everyone wants to have a fantastic first date. Even though the ideas that I’m going to give are related to Madrid, they are universal and can be modified for your own cities. Either way, the main point is to plan your date or at the very least have some ideas in mind. There’s nothing worse than meeting someone and spending twenty minutes asking: But, what do you want to do?

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5 Things No One Told Me About Interracial Dating

We're all the same… unless we're shopping for sunscreen, then our differences are highlighted a tiny bit. As an inter-racial and inter-cultural couple, we've been riding the hilariously entertaining roller coaster that is dating, with the added bonus of navigating our cultural differences. Join us, through our fumbles and triumphs.

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Adventures in Online Dating: We Found Love in a Hopeless Place

If you’ve been tuning in to this trilogy of epic proportions, I’ve taken you from the four stages of creating a profile and also, introduced you to the types of guys you may or may not encounter and the messages they’ll send. Although online dating can seem hopeless at times, it truly is important to keep your sense of humor. Remind yourself that if you’re (relatively) normal and on the site, there’s bound to be other (somewhat) normal people looking for the same things as you.

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