Most play sport or are active in some way, and with the sprinkling of Polynesian genes, are often rustically good looking.Beneath the awkward exterior, they are also usually sincere and loyal.There’s a skit by a New Zealand comedian where a thirtysomething guy catching up with an old friend asks: “hey, whatever happened to that girl you threw up on at Dave’s party? The friend replies: “we’re really happy; our youngest just turned four”.
New Zealand women despair of the diffidence displayed by local men, but they aren’t very impressed with flowery, Latin-style romancing either.
Just note that you may have to pass on the sweet nothings.
Dating New Zealand Women A departing French ambassador to New Zealand once commented at the end of his stay in the country that New Zealand women lacked elegance, complaining that they dressed only in black and ‘walk like soldiers’.
Faced with a pretty girl, a Kiwi guy will tend to hang his head and look at her warily like a sheepdog eyeing a rogue ewe.
Despite this, New Zealand men do quite well when traveling overseas.