But when dating foreigner, they may want to test the waters about what the parental reaction will be before they decide on dating or marrying a foreigner.Any meeting with the parents is a very serious event.They know as a foreigner in Korea you attract a lot of attention and they may assume that you must have many girls chasing you.They will certainly start any relationship with suspicion. Early on, you may find that your new girlfriend will want to check your phone for evidence of you seeing another woman.She may be aggressive about this, so be ready to hand over your phone.She wants to check your messages and photos and interrogate you about every female name and photo.As result, they still have to follow their parents’ rules.
Some Korean women, especially older ones, tend to have a fantasy of meeting a foreigner and escaping patriarchal Korean society. You are clearly a more positive alternative than marrying a Korean guy and having to deal with an evil Korean mother-in-law or other intrusive family members.
Note: The article ’10 Things You Must Know About Dating Korean Girls’ was meant to be for fun.
I am speaking from just my own personal experience as a white male and, of course, these points do not refer to all Korean women.
A Korean woman depends more on her family for support than a western woman.
Koreans tend to live with their family until they are married off in their late 20s or early 30s.
The information in this article is going to assume that you are indeed looking for a more substantial relationship rather than something that is short term. You just arrived as a tourist, a new English teacher, a new exchange student or a factory worker.