Dating friendship in switzerland
You need to make more effort than you think With the rise of dating apps like Tinder and Grindr, many of us expect instant hook-ups.
But this ‘no effort’ mentality is a mistake when it comes to dating the Swiss.
She may be right: Swiss government figures in 2015 revealed that 35 percent of marriages were between a Swiss and a foreigner.
The Swiss need plenty of encouragement Search dating on any Swiss expat forum, and you find a slew of women moaning that men don’t approach them.
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Take German expat Lena*, a leggy blonde: she noticed that since moving to Zurich, she has not been hit on much in bars.
I am binational, Swiss and Colombian and now are retired after having worked a in the financial field.
Speaking to The Local, Trea Tijmens, owner of dating, matchmaking and date coaching service Success Match, says it takes effort to meet the Swiss – and even longer to engage in a trusting relationship.
“If love doesn’t happen instantly, we are disappointed and are out of there,” the dating expert says, emphasizing that investing time pays dividends.
“I advise men to pay on a first date,” says ‘flirt coach’ Thomas Peter, who runs how-to courses in flirting in Zurich or by telephone or email.
“Later on couples usually want to split the costs – especially older couples," he says, adding that surprisingly "Among young people there is still a tendency for girls to expect their date to pay.” Blending commitment and independence is expected…
My hobby is to take care of my horse and to ride, I take lessons of naturalhorsemanship and also like to walk the dogs, swimming, and taking care of the garden.