German dating traditions

I now believe that Brett and I are probably more Australian/German than I thought we would be.

For example, trying to be on the safe side all the time and planning well ahead really is quite a German trait.

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Here's a guide to take you through your first Euro date.

To gather real accounts of the European dating scene, last year we asked around 500 (mostly, but not exclusively, heterosexual) expats living in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, and Switzerland a series of up-close and personal questions about themselves, their relationships and their sex lives.

I think that’s one of the best things about a binational relationship – you can pick and choose your favorite traditions from each culture and get to know a few different things in the process.” -Sarah and Tobias “The hardest thing was the sadness of leaving all my life and family in Peru.

My husband was able to understand how hard that decision was for me, and he supported me and dried my tears whenever I needed it.

For French men, it's all about the chase, and playing ‘hard to get' is part of the game.

If you're interested in someone, maintain eye contact – if you aren't, don't.

-Diana and Wolfram --- Want to hear more bi-national couples in Germany talk about cross-cultural relationships?

Check out the videos below: Okay, you learned how to introduce yourself, say where you come from and how old you are in German.

” –Sandra and Brett “One thing we can’t agree on, though, is when to celebrate Christmas.

Thankfully, Tobias lets me have our Christmas tree up all December long.

Skype is a great tool for communication, but it can also be frustrating when internet connections are spotty or you are tired of having a picture on a screen for a boyfriend or girlfriend.

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