Expat dating spain
From locals to expats to tourists, there is a constant flow of single men, women, straight and gay, looking for their future pareja.What it comes down to is looking in the right places.Find out all about meeting people in Spain and what it is like being single in Spain as we interview Chris Hawkins, an expat who runs a very successful free online Spanish dating website.We talk to him about his move from Southern England to the Costa Blanca and talk about the difficulties in meeting other people in Spain, particularly with a view towards relationships in Spain.Well probably like many other people it was a lifestyle decision due to my intense working hours and high levels of stress.I had a job which was incredibly highly paid working as an IT consultant.One of the most popular means of modern dating is online and Spain is no exception.
Many would say that Spain is a country for ´parejas´ (couples) since everything seems to be easier in Spain with a partner.
With over eight million singles in Spain, the country has jumped on the online dating bandwagon and it is now the third-most popular way of finding a partner, after friends and co-workers (Jupiter Research.) Spanish online dating has become an incredible business worth roughly 50 million Euros a year and has proved to work wonders.
It is estimated that over 400,000 Spaniards found their ‘pareja’ in 2007 thanks to the internet.
We also find out all about his dating in Spain website and how it is helping singles in Spain meet up and form relationships and friendships.
Online Internet dating websites have really taken off in a big way in Spain.