Dating norms in other countries
Here’s 10 of the weirdest dating traditions from around the globe. Fat farms in West Africa In Mauritania some areas still have fat farms where older women in the village fatten up the young girls, ready to find a husband.In West Africa, being fat is seen as being rich and important, so the young girls are force fed mountains of couscous and endless pints of milk. BO apples An old tradition in Austria saw ladies on the pull place segments of apple in their armpits and perform a special dance for the lads. Toilet torment in Borneo One tribe in Borneo ban newlyweds from leaving the house on their wedding day. This wee-ird tradition is said to bring good luck to couple’s marriage – and probably future bladder problems too. Blackening of the bride In Scotland, rubbish is thrown at the bride and groom before their big day.Regardless if your *true love* is traveling and learning about other cultures or not, read on for some of the most strange dating rituals over time from around the world. This time around, the chocolate giving and receiving is reversed; the guys have to buy the girls white chocolate if their feelings are mutual. That is, until you learn that men are expected to spend twice as much on White Day as the girls do on Valentine's Day. Been on a hundred dates and never managed to win them over?
Just wondering how the customs, social conventions related to dating differ from that of the US. SE Asia), South Asia outside arranged marriages, Turkey.
It’s typical for him to call a woman the first day he meets her and send endless text messages.
But the way they do it in different countries is very, very different. Dating Difference: Korean men tend to be pretty forward when they like someone.
Each couple create their own whistle language for a little romantic privacy from the rest of the village. File down your gnashers The thought of filing down your teeth may give you the same reaction as hearing a nail on a chalk board.
But in Bali it is a fairly common tradition for men and women.Anyone who has taken a dip in to the dating pool (or sewer) will know it can be traumatic.