Dutch dating customs

However, pure luck and a lot of practice has allowed me to forge genuine friendships with these wonderful women.

They’ve welcomed me into their country, their homes and into their hearts.

The Dutch usually do not embrace spontaneity, especially from someone new in their routine-filled lives.

Also, keep in mind that since everything is pretty much carefully planned out, such as the exact grams of meat per person, there is a high probability that there wouldn’t be any food to share anyway.

Let’s look at some international polls on males from Holland, compared to their foreign counterparts.

Discovery channel found out Dutch men really enjoy shopping for groceries.

I’d love to impart my wisdom on other fellow expats on how to make Dutch female friends.

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You can always make the excuse that everyone speaks English so why bother.Here are my 7 fool-proof (Dutch approved) tips on making Dutch female friends: (We were in Ghent celebrating a friend’s bachelorette party.It also coincided with Ghent Day and we had to pretend that we were Belgians.Do not fall victim to their self-deprecating humor about their own country and their country(wo)men.If you are an expat experiencing , reconsider your readiness with making friends with the locals.