Now there’s a genuine alternative for foreign men in search of introduction platforms other than beer bars or Gogo bars.
There’s no hiding away anymore and on the contrary even, it’s common practice that friends will share chat print screens of their dating shenanigans with their friends.
The use of location identification apps are another clear sign of how out-in-the-open online dating has become as it forces the merging between online and offline dating.
Forget about dating for a couple of weeks before finding out all about a common passion or hobby you share or whether you have similar views on various topics.
The matchmaking compatibility system does it all for you and presents you with several suggestions of potential suitors based on online data it has gathered.
Sites range from dating for those who are mentally ill, those with HIV, or with similar physical or mental disabilities.
There are dating sites for dancers, literature lovers, food junkies, pet owners, science fiction enthusiasts and even hikers.
Consequentially, the average bar girl’s expectation of a long-term relationship with a “wealthy” foreigner is primarily restricted to the prospect of a steady income from a regular visitor (a.k.a.
sponsor) who provides monthly financial support from abroad. But there’s another famous saying in Pattaya’s bar scene: “It may be easy to get a girl out of a bar but impossible to get the bar out of the girl.” In many cases of love affairs between and former bar girls, this is unfortunately all too true – and a permanent source of interpersonal problems.
With Thai women being more internet-savvy and familiar with dating or social networking sites these days, there are now literally tens of thousands of beautiful single Thai women seeking friendship, dating, romance, and possibly marriage with Western men, online rather than by working in a bar – a job that usually comes with extreme social stigma.
Many of these girls are students from Bangkok and single women from .
Many “normal” Thai women may either shy away from getting chatted up by or may simply not be interested in dating Westerners – also due to social prejudice.