Blind dating in frankfurt
“I guess it’s easier to start talking to someone when you’re already laughing about the same things.” Outside of Berlin Shoup herself turned to online dating when she did not meet anyone with serious potential in Berlin.In the end she met her dream man - only he lived in Vienna.
Max said Germans are usually as open to meeting a fellow German as an international resident, “but are cautious about moving forward with anything serious if they know someone is just going to be here for the short term,” he said.
Now the two are engaged and set to be married in Hamburg, where Shoup has seen a culture more conducive to serious relationships.
“All cities have a different vibe, and Hamburg is much more family-focused,” says Shoup, who was struck by all the mini-vans she initially saw on the street.
“In Berlin, most single expats are coming and going and not putting down roots.
Where I’m from [in southern Germany] anyone you meet who is not a student is usually there for the long haul.” Moving forward The double-edged sword of dating a German, observed Robbins, is that they will exhibit honesty from the very beginning to the very end.