In Moscow on the other hand, if you try such a maneuver then your date will likely think you’re a cheapskate. Feminism is something Russian women tend to leave at home when they go to a grocery store.
If she is a well-mannered person, she would probably get her purse and do a fake “reach” for her wallet, making it seem like she is ready to pay her share. If there are two bags in front of you two, and one is heavier, you should take both of them.
Because there are large numbers of Russian and Ukrainian women seeking partners abroad, some observers assume that Slavic ladies dislike local men. Eastern European women exploring options of dating internationally are fond of Slavic men, they simply cannot find the one who fits their portrait of a good partner and at the same time likes them back.
Even western women find Russian men charming and feel they have a lot to offer, which they would love to find in their partners locally.
Also, try to avoid yellow flowers – they are a symbol of separation or break-up.
St’Valentine’s Day is relatively new to Russia and is still not as important as other, traditional holidays.
But it is a good opportunity to talk about dating in Russia.
Dating here is similar to dating elsewhere in many ways; people are people and people all over the world are looking for love. The main difference is chivalry – Russian admirers are very romantic and they lavish objects of their affection with flowers, small and big gifts and romantic events.
Men will be very polite, will open doors in front of women, help them into coats and do all other similar things.