Berlin might be the worst city in the world to be a single girl.
I had been in Berlin a few days already when I met up with three friends of mine from college who have been living there since graduation.
I had spent a full weekend going to bars and clubs, and was not chatted up even once. “It doesn’t seem like people here really flirt with each other,” I tell them. That’s not going to happen.” Pauline agrees, “Yeah, no, it’s never going to happen.” Gus and Adela both recount experiences of having men ask them for their business card at work and asking them out via text, email, or Facebook later. Pauline explains, “It’s like Scandinavia – people make the move very quickly from dating to moving in together but the way to even getting together is like…
it doesn’t happen.” They explain that from their perspective, becoming a couple in Berlin is a mysterious transition in which you’re friends for a while and then somehow you’re just together.
Adella agrees, “I feel like there’s not as much of an over…This means you can send and receive messages, Chat, Instant Message, Blog, and Post in our wild but friendly international and Berlin dating Forums without any costs ever.