"Look, I think it is important to be able to discuss these things." "Mike", an Egyptian who had lived in the English countryside for ten years--as a mechanic-- had just returned to his native Luxor two years ago, and claimed to have firsthand experience. To begin with, his name was not "Mike", but Mohammed: he had changed his name in England when he noticed that if he was in a bar, and a mate called out, "Hey Mohammed! It was in a pub he had begun to have his experience with European woman. “If u discuss this with an Egyptian man, he probably won’t disagree, but he will make fun of you,” she says.Despite not being extremely conservative, Nouran’s parents do not approve of her marrying a foreign man.Have you had a difficult time finding an active Egyptian dating scene in your town or city? At Arab Lounge, you’ll find a great community of Egyptian singles looking for love – and maybe for someone just like you.These days, we know that Egyptian dating doesn’t just take place in Egypt." "Well, I explain to her that in Egypt, we don't use this system of coffee.
Our five-star safety program will ensure that you’re in complete control every step of the way during your Egyptian dating experience.Today I’ve decided to share a few lessons with you that I learned from the whole experience. Some guys in the West still have the decency to talk to the girl’s father before asking her to marry him. In Egypt (and I suspect all over the Arab world) this is something that needs to be done right at the start when you start dating.It should give you some idea of what’s usually expected in Egyptian society if you ever meet the man or woman of your dreams. I went on two ‘dates’ (by that I mean hanging out in populated areas getting to know each other) with this girl at which time she told me that I needed to meet her father and request his permission to continue seeing her.I said I’d write about it eventually and here it is; forbidden love between a Middle Eastern girl with no English and a bloke from Australia learning Arabic, as well as the important lessons learned from the whole experience. At first there was nothing forbidden about it at all – we met, we did the right thing and approached her father for permission, he gave us the green light, preparations for the engagement ceremony were made – everything was perfect.That was until a bunch of came our way that threw a spanner in the works and brought the whole thing to a halt. It was a heartbreaking end and one that neither of us wanted but in the end it wasn’t our decision to make.Her travels had not only opened her horizons, but given her the chance to encounter men whose hearts felt close to her.