We were just going to the movies, but I wanted to dress to impress him and apparently he didn’t care to do the same.” -Lisette (Panama)That’s a very real situation. Well, first, you might unexpectedly meet mom, and second, you might not get invited in at the end of the date, not if there are family members waiting inside. If you’re a little older, you’ll probably be taken to a salsa or tipico club, so be ready to dance. It doesn’t necessarily matter whether or not you can dance. Marlene used to get so mad at me because I didn’t want to dance.
Just because we’re in a place with a laidback lifestyle, don’t leave your manners back home. I know plenty living on their own, but it’s very common here to share a home with your parents. Sometimes it’s the opposite, and it’s the single parent moving back in with the child. I always felt like people would make fun of me and giggle, like, “Look at the goofy gringo.” And they probably do.
You’ll notice that I’ve included photos of single people and some couples in this article. So let’s talk about some of the stuff that makes these relationships work.
These are in no specific order, and as always, I don’t aim to upset anyone, not Panamanian and not readers from any other country.
I love Panama and its people, so in no way is this meant to insult anyone.
Is it worth it to take a chance at finding love in a foreign country? So what’s different about dating someone from Panama? A lot of people move to Panama with a spouse, making them part of an adventurous couple ready to settle down in this Central American wonderland.
Well, you can’t fall in love without putting yourself out there and playing the dating game, whether it be in the physical world or in the online arena.
Now, for single people moving to Panama, and maybe even some Panamanians in the dating game, I hope this article gives you some new insight on the mixing and mingling world of love and new friendships.
Now, before someone writes in saying, “Wait a minute, Chris. What would you know about dating in this day and age? I have been married to my Panamanian wife, Marlene, for a long time.
This is all info collected from single people out in the dating world.
You may not agree with some of it, but I’m sure if you ask around, you’ll find someone who does.
You should hear some of the stories we’ve been privy too.