When it comes to love and commitment, some daters are influenced by dating guides or tips from relationship experts that help them to take the most of their romantic experiences. How do people in South Africa date nowadays? In our “Dating myths or reality” chronicles we explore South Africans’ dating and love habits. We will look at several studies, statistics and trends and present you with the most interesting findings from two different perspectives, from men’s and women’s point of view. Our intention is to give you an insight about how people date and love in South Africa in comparison with previous generations.
The game of romance has changed over the years, but some singles still relying on old-school courtship where men were supposed to take the lead.
Giving love a second, a third or even a fourth chance it seems to be a tendency nowadays. Getting involved in a new relationship after a long and hard divorce or some time after becoming widow may not be the cup of tea for everyone. However, people have always been[…]
Some men are like good wines, they get better with age. This is why many women, regardless their age, are more inclined to fall for or get attracted by older men.
Years ago, women had a lot of pressure from society about getting settled down when reaching certain age. Since they were little girls, they were told about the importance of finding Mr. Right when they grew up and getting involved in a life-time relationship. This dating tendency, in turn, was[…]
There is a popular saying that suggests that men are from Mars and women from Venus. Gender role differences have always existed in the dating area, but do really single men and women pursue different things in a relationship?
What is the best topic for a first date’ conversation? Causing a great impression on a first encounter is essential if you want to continue getting to know your date, and if chemistry appear, perhaps initiating a new love story. This is why many experts in dating and relationships suggest[…]
Time is running out, but not when it comes to the period after splitting-up with your long-time partner. There are different dating theories and even scientifically-proven studies out there that suggest that there is an actual timeframe to recover after ending a long-term relationship. On average, how long does it[…]
Ending a relationship with your long-time partner is one of the hardest decisions you could ever made. In fact, many people, afraid of loneliness, refuse to move on after a breakup and end up reconciling with their ex-partner. Getting back with an ex has always been such a normal thing[…]
Being a single parent and going back to the dating scene was a very hard step to take years ago. However, nowadays people with kids do not hesitate give love another chance. There are many dating websites aimed at unattached parents searching for initiating a new relationship. But, do single[…]
This is the picture. You have had a fantastic first date: the food was delicious, the conversation was great, and there was chemistry with your date. It seems that you have mastered you first encounter, but now it comes another crucial moment. How long do you have to wait to[…]