Tom is the only French guy I’ve ever dated, so I had it easy when it came to the whole French dating game. Our relationship developed from genuine friendship and wasn’t rushed or forced.
The “rules” and differences between French and American dating culture are definitely there, but if you don’t know about them, you might end up hurt and confused or leave someone else feeling that way.
So here’s a handy guide on some of the things you need to know about dating a French guy.
But at least you don’t have to wonder who is supposed to call who next. Please note: The comments section has really exploded here and while I do my best to reply to your comments, I won’t be able to get to them all.
My best dating advice for you is to be open and honest with the person you’re seeing regardless of one’s nationality.
But before you venture out into the world of dating French men there's a couple things you must know.
Before I continue I would like to point out that I didn't date a French guy during my time abroad, but some of my friends and people in my program did.
Dating isn’t really a game at all and is straightforward and uncomplicated.
No ladies, the concept of dating several guys in France kind of goes out the window once you seal the deal with a kiss. If you’re out in a rowdy bar and everyone is just looking to have a good time, this rule might not apply.
French guys are used to being turned down by French girls, who are known for playing hard to get.