long distance dating
In our last post we discussed why you should broaden your search to include members from further afield, but how do you go about meeting them for the first time?
Meet in the middle
If you’ve agreed to meet with someone who doesn’t live nearby, try to find a central point, so that you both have a similar distance to travel and don’t end up feeling like one of you has had to make more of an effort. Meetways is a handy tool for finding a middle point such as a pub or café.
You’ve probably heard it a thousand times before, but always make sure you meet in a public place and let a friend know where you’re going. For more information about keeping safe, look at our safety advice page. › Continue reading
One of the most common reasons people give for not signing up to internet dating sites is that there’s not enough people in their area, but when asked, this area can be as small as 5 miles square! I don’t know about you, but I’m willing to travel further than that to do my weekly shop.
When it comes to finding country singles, your perfect match could be just outside your current search criteria, so take a chance and try expanding your search.
Here are a few common reasons to why people don’t want to date long-distance, with a few suggestions on how to overcome them: › Continue reading