Their first impression is generally that Italian women seem to take great care in their appearance, and dress sexily.
Later understanding leads them to realize that is often a sign that women expect financial security from a marriage, moreso than in a country where women have a higher participation in the workforce than in Italy, and earn wages closer to men's wages, and where wages are generally high.
I'm a woman, so I have much here about what is like for a foreign woman to date in Italy.
But I also have much here about marriage in Italy in general, and anecdotes about foreign men dating in Italy.
To keep this resource 100% free for users, we receive advertising compensation from the sites listed on this page.And there were the Italian men who asked me why most American women, specifically, moreso than other foreign women, were so naive as to believe all the lies the men told to get the women into bed.