I'm a fellow heterosexual male who grew up in the said tropical islands, and is willing to give you a few tips when dating a Filipina girl. So freshen up on your cologne if you really wanna impress a Filipina girl.
If you're a smoker (and even if she also is one), remember to chew a gum or a lime for a perfect smooch (but that what would come later in a date, a peck in the cheek is all you're going to get when you arrive at your venue.
No matter if you want to experience the big city vibe of Manila or if you want to relax on a beautiful beach in Bohol, this country has it all. I was born and raised in the Philippines, a small country in the shape of an upside down "Y" in Southeast Asia.I moved to New York when I was 14 and desperately tried to find a balance between my culture and the new unfamiliar Western culture.Closely related to this tip on your attitude her religion is the next one, which is her and her family. We come from a closely-knit but extensive family structure, where everyone is obligated to help a relative-in-need (even at times when they would tend to be dependent on other rather than in helping themselves). But being in a Third World country (that has been tagged, for decades, as developing, into what, we may not know), our families has helped us get out of sticky situations for the longest time. Now of course, we live in a modern civilized where women are not considered as second-class citizens or as mere playthings by men, especially those pretty Filipina girls who could give a really satisfying relationship.Although a Filipina may not strictly adhere to the Catholicism, she would find it derogatory if you nitpick on her faith because it is part of a tradition handed down to her by her parents or guardians, and that relationship is more sacred to her. Better yet, enlist her family members as your allies for you to get closer to her Filipina heart! Remember we have two Filipinas as previous presidents.The traditional dating customs in the Philippines is described as indirect and more subdued compared to the Western dating cultures.