Giving a Gift to a Filipina Part of the Filipino dating culture is the giving of the gifts of the man to the girl.Sometimes, you even have to give gifts to the parents!A lot of foreigners come to find a Filipina to love and care for them. we know a lot of foreigners come to take advantage of Filipina girls (that hurts me to, it is sick and I dream of the day that changes). In some cases people will be so vocal about it, that it can be uncomfortable.I understand that it would be common to assume that I would be here due to a Filipina. I will always take time to respond to people who make those comments in a positive way.Being an archipelago, the Filipino people are divided into many, many ethnic groups.This is one factor that brings Filipino culture much variety.
Now if you are Filipino reading this I want you to stop here and think: If you didn’t know me, had no clue what I was doing here in the Philippines. What would your guess be as to how I got here, and why I choose to stay here? We headed to the market in Cebu to pick up fresh vegetables. Somehow I ended up as the Content Strategist for Narcity Media. 80's remixes of contemporary songs are my guilty pleasure. And if you don't believe me, then I guess you'll just have to let one of us prove it to you. I have a Biology degree from the University of Waterloo. My best friend is a fluffy pup that thinks it’s human.Most especially with men, if the man is older than his girlfriend by 12 years he’s practically considered a deviant and the younger woman is considered a greedy ‘gold-digger’ or a naïve, foolish girl.Such are the sort of preconceptions I’ve discovered as I brought up the subject of age difference as it relates to relationships here in the Philippines. As I mentioned before, there is a natural attraction between younger Filipina women seeking financial security or maturity from an older, foreign man.Filipina dating is pretty easy when you are only in it for the fun and excitement.