If you like a bar or café in your quartier, tell him to meet you there for a drink.If the sun is shining, tell him you’d love to take a walk along the Seine.But there are some very particular do's and don'ts when it comes to grabbing one for yourself.
They usually expect a certain level of culture and, therefore, you need to be aware of current cultural events.
Just like any other woman, a French woman would be pleased if you asked questions about her culture and world view. Show her that you want to understand her political views and the foundation they are based on.
This sounded perfect until I Googled the bar and saw it was listed as, ‘Un établissement gay et lesbian’.
So, if you fancy going to the cinema, tell him you want to go to the cinema.
It is so funny to see how some social behaviors are exactly the same between France and the US, and others are completely different. Well, this was a big shock to me when I arrived in the US. I understood of course a man and a woman could be interested in each other in a romantic way, let me reassure you.
One of the very obvious difference is the dating game. But I was not aware that accepting to go out to dinner with a man alone gave the signal that I was possibly romantically interested in him.They are, as I’ve come to be enlightened, entirely different to English men.After many dates turning sour or crushes who disappear seamlessly into thin air, I’ve been educated on what to expect when you’re dating native French men. I’d spent my whole life believing it was the man’s decision to say where we should go, what we should do.French women are independent; it's in their nature.Let her have the space and independence that she requires.I guess it’s much more accepted in France for men and women to be friends.