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Language tandem success Rebecca, 33, from San Francisco, has been in Berlin for six years.Like Trish, she finds men in the capital sometimes have “Peter Pan syndrome” but looking back, she says, overall it was a positive experience.“At the time, neither of us were specifically looking for a relationship and it just grew into something spontaneously.” ' Men are too comfortable these days' Barbara is looking for a partner after her marriage to her German ex broke up in 2011.The 72-year-old lives in Frankfurt and says it’s a very single friendly city and “a comfortable environment to be in”. Tell them about the little details that attracted you to their online dating profile or discuss your shared interests. Read our advice articles to make your profile as attractive as possible and find tips on how to break the ice.For any complaints and enquiries you may contact us here.They were speaking to each other on a video call before arranging a date, but when Trish introduced him to her dog, “he disclosed that sometimes he’s into bestiality”.“At first I thought he was kidding but he was completely serious,” she says.
“There’s a huge batch of people who come in and go out,” she says.“In Frankfurt we have a number of these things like the Newcomer’s Network.There are lots of organizations to join to meet people,” she says.It’s hard out there when it comes to dating, but it’s not all doom and gloom: that’s the picture The Local found as we investigated what it’s like for internationals forming relationships in Germany, whether it’s hook-ups, marriage or lasting friendships. Lost in translation For Trish, a Los Angeles native, Berlin is like “Never Never Land” when it comes to romance.There are 20.5 million single people in Germany, with many looking for love. “People move here for different reasons,” the 28-year-old tells The Local. This Berlin lifestyle of freedom and openness I think makes it difficult to date here.” Trish has spent time in other German cities, including Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, which she says is a “much easier” place than Berlin to date successfully because it's smaller in size.