Japanese society itself kind of prevents it, because everyone sticks to their little groups- work, hobbies, family, classmates. Andrew on December 14, at 5: Your article was so awsome. But there's still plenty to stress about. I imagine it's different in the big cities or near US bases, where there's a denser population of single non-J men. However, it was always rare for me to find something really good, and when I did, it would usually disappear after a week and never come back. Everything sucks dog shit in Japan!
I did have a Japanese boyfriend but I ended things with him to go to school in California.
Dating in Japan as an American Woman
February 22, at 3: But they also make your chances of meeting someone new more difficult. Both men and women can be the first one to make a move, and you'll get an answer about whether your would-be object of affection is interested in you very quickly. What happens if they lose their partner or get divorced? It seems a lot of games are involved but men that I know and they are originally from midwest or east coast. It is obviously a cheap place, so you should have no problem paying for it. The desserts are way better than the packaged meals or snacks.