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I guess that’s why it’s shocking to me, because back home everyone is the same.”IRELAND“People were more upfront in Ireland.

Here they lead in with conversation before asking for a date, while at home it was straight to the point.

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It’s not like you would meet someone you don’t know from another part of town.“Relationships in Turkey were all full of misunderstandings.

You start off as friends, it’s so tricky, so there’s a lot of awkwardness.

Indian couples refrain from openly sharing photos in public or telling family that they’re dating.

What’s most relieving about America is that relationships are casual and don’t look at the larger picture.

” and I was like “No, we’re not having sex,” and I kept making out with him. I think that in Brazil I wouldn’t care, but here it’s complicated.

NIGERIA“I’m sometimes taken aback by the hook-up culture here and how people are able to be intimate with people they just met 2 seconds ago. In Nigeria, when you would get hit on, mostly a guy would come up to you and say he wanted to be your friend, not like ‘I think you’re pretty, let’s go out.’ Guys do walk up to you in Nigeria but they try to hide their motives.“In Nigeria, many types of men can be possessive (mostly the ones raised with no form of outside influence) and feel like they should have a say in your life.Guys are more confident about taking a girl home in the US.“Hook-up culture in India is negligible.Men sound desperate if they sleep with women they don’t know at all.It’s much more pervasive here — I think there’s less pressure on girls to repress their sexual urges.”TURKEY“People are so forward here.Back in my country, it’s hard to get to know someone and actually form a relationship.What I realized with Americans is that if you make out with them the way we do in Brazil, they get the wrong idea. ” He tried to sound really nice as he was asking me what was the point in “this.” So American, right? The first time I went on a date with an American guy I was so nervous because I felt like we had no intimacy whatsoever. For me, dating is meeting a 20 year-old that is a friend of a friend at a bar, thinking he’s cute, and then your friend making things happen. And then you still don’t go on a date, you say things like: “Everyone’s going to that bar on Friday, will you be there? It’s harder to meet people here — they’re anti-social.

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