It does not take long for a visitor to the city to stumble upon an "international date" — there are legions of western men in town meeting with young women they have met online, usually with the conversation facilitated by a translator. Todd, who had not succeeded in finding his other half at home, had something of a compulsive side to his personality. At internet cafes and homes across the city, thousands of women spend hours each day chatting to prospective suitors online. He then spent thousands of hours and thousands of dollars chatting with them online. It was an expensive week, with the dinners, taxis, and payment for a translator all adding up, but Stephen was delighted that he had found love. As internet dating has gone mainstream over the past decade, Anastasia is attempting to rebrand what was once called the "mail-order bride" industry as something modern and progressive.
Cordelia. Age: 24.
While Todd's expectations for what a Ukrainian bride might offer were patently unrealistic, it was troubling to watch him venture ever further down the path of disappointment.
Jaida. Age: 32.
The men who go to Ukraine looking for a wife then fly home alone and broke
But when he arrived, neither of them answered his calls. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Will I ever find my other half? Online dating Internet Ukraine Europe features.