Even western women find Russian men charming and feel they have a lot to offer, which they would love to find in their partners locally.
(We are never happy with what we are getting, are we?
)Diana Bruk is a young American woman who was born in Russia and moved to the Big Apple at the age of 5 with her family.
She grew up in the States but due to her heritage speaks fluent Russian.
I would add, especially in capitals such as Moscow or Piter (the affectionate nickname of Saint Petersburg).
Just like in western capitals, people tend to dress up more.“If you tell them [St. I would say, Slavic girls believe that for a female beauty is everything.
Yes, in Paris or New York, people tend to go halfsies on a bill.
The ideal to strive for is ensuring your female companion is carrying nothing except her purse. Compared to their Western counterparts, Russian women are more open to male chivalry – and are more likely to expect it from you. In Russia giving flowers in even numbers is only considered appropriate for funerals, although modern florists claim you’ll be fine as long as the total number exceeds a dozen.
Opening the car door for her, helping her with her coat, letting a woman go first when entering or exiting a building – all of this is standard operating procedure in Russia, but they help to make a good impression nonetheless. So, as a rule of thumb, either buy flowers in odd numbers, or buy so many that she won’t be able to count.
If nothing scares you off and you decide to marry her, go ahead and read some Tolstoy and Dostoevsky.
Because there are large numbers of Russian and Ukrainian women seeking partners abroad, some observers assume that Slavic ladies dislike local men. Eastern European women exploring options of dating internationally are fond of Slavic men, they simply cannot find the one who fits their portrait of a good partner and at the same time likes them back.