Although my own experience of dating in Colombia is really pretty limited (sob), I’ve canvassed friends of both sexes and have compiled a brief list of tips for him and tips for her in order to avoid heartbreak, dodge the STIs and have yourself a merry little Christmas.
Girls are very unlikely to approach you, or make the first move.
Setting the personal qualities aside, any expatriate is also a vessel of beliefs, attitudes, customs, and mainly, surprises. After a few occasions, I asked her why she stared at me that way.
She smiled and said: “I just think it’s sweet the way you talk to your parents.
And lesson number 3: Just be yourself and face the cultural differences with an open mind. You never fully discover your culture’s shortcomings until you date a Latino.
The term culture has different meanings but it is generally used to refer to the set of values, standards, beliefs, art, music, and practices shared by a particular group. Originally, this term was used to indicate a relationship to ancient Hispania, the Roman name of the Iberian Peninsula.
In modern times, and specifically in the United States, the term takes on a different meaning.
And how you always care for them.” I didn’t honestly know what she meant; only after years later. But if we meet the right person, Latinos turn extremely passionate.
Apparently, the strength of our family values are highly appreciated in the U. The value of giving everything for the other has been ingrained in us since we were children.