Here are 8 dating customs in other cultures we should follow: 1.
Family Matters In the US, our dating custom is to bring a girl home to meet the parents and friends only when the relationship becomes serious.
Chris Walker-Bush, an Australian who spent time teaching English in Korea, writes on his blog Aussie on the Road that it’s common to see Korean men carry around their girlfriend’s purse while out shopping, but that’s not likely to continue into marriage.
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.They would then give the sweaty bits of fruit to the guy they fancied and if the feeling was mutual he would eat the apple. They are then paraded around town and it is believed that if a couple can survive that escapade, their marriage can survive anything. Giving head Some Taiwanese would seduce their lovers with a severed head in the 19th century. Charm ’em with chopsticks One for the girls who struggle to put in to words how they really feel..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus,.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count,.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before,.action_button:hover .count:bullet. Error Banner.fade_out.modal_overlay.modal_overlay .modal_wrapper.modal_overlay [email protected](max-width:630px)@media(max-width:630px).modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:hover:before. These were ornate, hand-carved gifts and most girls would be over-the-spoon to receive one. Wolf whistle The Kickapoo Tribe in Mexico don’t see whistling as disrespectful to women but a necessity to stop others from hearing your romantic plans.