Dating italia site
Roberta Ribali, a Milan-based relationship psychiatrist, says that although more Italians from across the age spectrum are using online dating sites, the subject is still a taboo.
Valentine's Day is almost upon us and I'm writing this fresh from an offer of marriage. But as with many things in Italy, dating etiquette on the app seemed to be anything but fast.
I first tried Tinder – the no-nonsense app whereby you quickly browse photos and swipe to the right if you like the look of someone and to the left if you don't – last summer.
You see, after months of dabbling with online dating in Italy, I've decided that if love is going to be found here, then it's more likely to be found in a traditional way.
In the last few years, cities such as New York and London have witnessed a boom in internet dating.
But for some reason, Italy just hadn’t warmed to the idea in the same way.
We met on a warm evening in June at a stylish bar set in the courtyard of a Rome villa.