Dating Abroad? Here's What To Expect On Sex And Dating Customs In These 15 Countries
In Brazil, it can be normal to kiss someone on the lips within five minutes of meeting them.
Luckily, I’ve embarked on a journey full of cultural learning, with the help of Marina Iakovleva, creator of Dating Beyond Borders — a Youtube channel that focuses on highlighting the cultural differences that come into play while dating people from other countries. As an avid traveler, Marina is also no stranger to living in different cities across the globe. She has lived in Moscow, Canada, and Portugal and worked abroad in Latin America. Her lived experiences with connecting with people around the world prompted her to create content on international dating and focus on the Dating Beyond Borders channel full time.
Without further ado, here’s a rundown of what I’ve discovered about cultural influences on sex and dating (with the help of Marina!).
PS: This list is likely not all-encompassing, so feel free to let me know your thoughts in the comments below as well!