In these stories, the two are romantic and blissful.
Many believe romantic relationships between Chinese and Americans to be harmonious and happy for both partners.
Source: ben pollard Giving presents and lending money A woman I know told me a story about her American boyfriend.
The two normally got along very well, until one incident occurred which underlined their fundamental differences: The women and her American boyfriend decided to go for a walk after having dinner together. At the mall, she spotted a pair of designer shoes that she had long admired.
But what do these relationships look like from the other side?
How do the Chinese girls feel about the differences in opinion, upbringing and situational romance?
These trivial matters are different in each individual relationship and do not represent general American-Chinese love affairs.
Here we have a translated article on that exact perspective from a female Chinese journalist dishing the dirt (spoiler alert: it’s not that dirty) on the unavoidable conflict when Chinese women and American men date.
The story of the happily married Chinese woman and American man has been told many times before.
However, because of differences in cultural background and daily habits there are bound to be conflicting views in the relationship.
I have been in America for many years and have seen and heard many stories which underline the conflicting views and other unavoidable problems evident in relationships between Chinese women and American men.
The Relationship Minefield: 4 Challenges for Multicultural Couples Foreigner Vs Chinese Tradition: Relationship Roles in a Chinese Family Cultural Relativity and the Intercultural Relationship Foreign Men with Older Chinese Women: Six Reasons for the Relationship Editor’s note: We’ve all seen it, everywhere we go, nearly every day: an American man with a Chinese woman on his arm.
We’ve also heard the stories from the foreign man’s perspective about all the cultural differences and the interesting exchanges.