My lessons in Argentine love kick off with a psychology degree.If you’re already qualified, then you’re streets ahead of the rest of us. Three extra years of studies aside, a peek at the national psyche won’t hurt: around two-thirds of Argentines’ roots belong in the birthplace of the pizza (classic date fodder, by the way) and if anyone likes a drama, it’s the Italians.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.This is not a Facebook relationship status but trust me, it’s complicated.Embarking on the minefield which is Latin dating can be riddled with uneven paths and furious explosions as well as tears, suffering and angst. No way, José – I was married to an Argentine for nine years and could be the person to get you clambering over the initial hurdles with some first dating tips.The eruptions, the bubbling passion, the fire – Vesuvius might as well be mixed into the Argentine gene pool.Blowing hot and cold is all part of the game so take an Argentine-size pinch of salt when embarking on a new adventure. In fact, you’ll have to work even harder since being single is apparently in fashion, even when Tinder and Happn are the most popular dating apps these days (with 20 and 10 million users each other).