Most people desire to have a partner to share their life with. However, it is not always easy to find the right person for you. Thankfully, technology has made it somewhat easier to connect with people, by using websites such as Match or eHarmony. While some people find success with these dating websites, others prefer to meet their potential partners in person. If you fall into the latter category but have yet to meet that special person, you may consider speed dating.
How to Speed Date
The History of Speed Dating – Original Dating
I showed up here with big expectations, curious about what speed dating is really like and hopeful I might at least meet someone intriguing. Now it's 10 seconds into Date One and I fear this was a terrible mistake. I came here tonight with the hopes of meeting my next boyfriend. In truth, I came here hoping for a funny story, something I could joke about with my friends as I recalled the things I do to try to salvage my struggling love life. Apps are exhausting, life is hectic, and I can never seem to attract the type of men I want to meet.
Speed Dating in USA
It might be less spiritual than the Buddhist mantra-chanting flight in Thailand, but EVA Air's latest "flight to nowhere" idea could be just as magical -- by helping people find love in the sky. EVA Airways, one of the largest carriers in Taiwan, is partnering with travel experience company Mobius on a campaign called "Fly! Love is in the Air. When single men and women travel, apart from enjoying the fun in travel, they may wish to meet someone -- like a scene in a romantic movie," Chiang Tsung-Wei, the spokesperson for You and Me, the speed dating arm of Mobius, tells CNN Travel. Each of the dating experiences includes a three-hour flight that departs from Taipei's Taoyuan International Airport and circles the airspace above Taiwan, plus another two hours of a romantic date back on land.
What is your idea of fun? What are you doing this weekend? Would you like to spend a day with me? You spend three to five minutes chatting with every person attending the event. During that short period of time, you must ask several questions to ascertain whether they would make a good match for your next date.