This article is for women who are dating Russian men.
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Now that you know a bit more about how to meet Russian men, let's focus on some key steps when dating Russian men.
As mentioned, when you allow yourself to be open to the cold, hard fact that Russian dating is different, you'll begin to see why this is crucial if you really want to be in a serious relationship with a Russian man.
When Russian men and women greet each other for the first time, it is customary to shake hands - NOT to kiss on the cheek.
You should greet a Russian man with a pleasant handshake and look him in the eyes to show that you are open and honest. If you're in Russia, this means dress smartly, and dress according to where you're going.
It's a good idea to make sure you know where he's taking you, so you can plan what you're going to wear.In Russian society it is usual for a man to bring flowers (especially on a first date), so you should expect this.Also, remember that Russians only give an even number of flowers (like a dozen roses) for funerals, so you can expect to receive an odd number (1,3,7 or 11 are common).To find out more about this interesting custom, click here to read about Russian superstitions.In many western societies, the much-needed reforms for equality between the sexes has also resulted in a loss of chivalry and traditional relationships between men and women.In Russian society, however, men still act very much in a chivalrous manner, by opening doors for women, helping them with their coats, and so forth.