Austria- Men kiss womens' hands when they first meet and an even number of flowers is bad luck here- so perhaps opt for chocolates instead.
Hungary- Old fashioned romance is what it's all about here- men taking ladies out to dinner for one.
Norway- The weather is a great ice breaker here if you are stuck for date conversation- they thrive on eye contact and men appear to be quite shy here- but they are simply respectful of women.
Ireland- Dates usually take place in bars here so expect a to get drunk.
Dating is quite traditional meaning that the man mostly pays.
Portugal- Never give your date 13 flowers as it is seen as bad luck and never red ones as this is considered a sign of revolution.
An old saying once suggested that couples in Finland only tell their partner that they love them on their wedding day and on their death bed.
Switzerland- Dancing is the best way to get someone's attention- those who stand in the corner are regarded as suspicious and the next date is generally in the daytime in a coffee shop- or a 'fika'.
When any wife enters a newly married couple's home- she must raise a baby boy three times in order to bless the couple with children.
Serbia- Cafes are generally the place you will see most people on dates.
Ukraine- Bars and nightclubs are the places to be if you want a chance of finding 'the one' and it has the third most visited Mc Donalds in the world- so if you are partial to a maccys- then this is the place to be.
Moldova- Beer is cheap so bars and clubs are the hubs for singles and on first dates ladies should receive a bunch of flowers- it's customary.
If there is as break up and one wants the other to return, they will tie a handkerchief to a tree as they are thought to be magical.