Cultural influence on dating
Each culture has particular social habits and traditions.
This might trip you up when interacting with someone from another culture.
It’s setting up two or three Tinder dates a week and, chances are, sleeping with all of them, so you could rack up 100 girls you’ve slept with in a year.”He says that he himself has slept with five different women he met on Tinder—“Tinderellas,” the guys call them—in the last eight days. ”“We don’t know what the girls are like,” Marty says.“And they don’t know us,” says Alex.
Dan and Marty, also Alex’s roommates in a shiny high-rise apartment building near Wall Street, can vouch for that. “She works at—” He says the name of a high-end art auction house. And yet a lack of an intimate knowledge of his potential sex partners never presents him with an obstacle to physical intimacy, Alex says.
If you are thinking of dating someone from another culture, you should be sensitive to such cultural differences that might impact the behavior of your date.
However, at the end of the day, once you look beneath the surface, people are guided by their human commonalities and are likely looking for the same things in a date.
Jennifer Lopez has become a symbol of the sexy diva Latina, while Oscar de la Renta is the male Latino style icon.
Everyone is drinking, peering into their screens and swiping on the faces of strangers they may have sex with later that evening. “Ew, this guy has Dad bod,” a young woman says of a potential match, swiping left.
Her friends smirk, not looking up.“Tinder sucks,” they say. At a booth in the back, three handsome twentysomething guys in button-downs are having beers.
Thus, what might pass for a courteous gesture in American culture acquires a different flavor in Russia.
In the United States, it is becoming more common for dating couples to split the bill. group dates are not uncommon, particularly in the early stages of dating.