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And as always, this doesn’t pertain to every single Panamanian or gringo or other foreigner, but it does apply to quite a few of them, lol. If your life back home was anything like mine (I wore a suit 5 days a week), you’re loving being able to throw on shorts, a tank top, and a pair of flip flops.And that’s fine if you’re just lounging around your home, chilling out in a hammock, or running in to the supermarket real quick to pick up some eggs.But if you’re going on a date, Panamanians would hope that you’d dress accordingly.

And it’s not just young men and women pulling this scam.

Unfortunately, in this day and age, it’s the haves and the have-nots.

We were just going to the movies, but I wanted to dress to impress him and apparently he didn’t care to do the same.” -Lisette (Panama)That’s a very real situation. Well, first, you might unexpectedly meet mom, and second, you might not get invited in at the end of the date, not if there are family members waiting inside. If you’re a little older, you’ll probably be taken to a salsa or tipico club, so be ready to dance. It doesn’t necessarily matter whether or not you can dance. Marlene used to get so mad at me because I didn’t want to dance.

Just because we’re in a place with a laidback lifestyle, don’t leave your manners back home. I know plenty living on their own, but it’s very common here to share a home with your parents. Sometimes it’s the opposite, and it’s the single parent moving back in with the child. I always felt like people would make fun of me and giggle, like, “Look at the goofy gringo.” And they probably do.

So you also don’t go to Panama, hit the casinos, and find the youngest, hottest, guy or gal with the tightest body.

You have to look deeper than that if you want to find a good man or woman in Panama, just like anyplace else. These are all interracial couples (sounds weird to call it that), Panamanians who’ve met and have fallen in love with someone from a foreign country. These are people who are in committed relationships.

Now, for single people moving to Panama, and maybe even some Panamanians in the dating game, I hope this article gives you some new insight on the mixing and mingling world of love and new friendships.

Now, before someone writes in saying, “Wait a minute, Chris. What would you know about dating in this day and age? I have been married to my Panamanian wife, Marlene, for a long time.

You should hear some of the stories we’ve been privy too.

Through what we’ve both learned, we’ve compiled a list, and I want to share that with you now.

Just like when I wrote my 10 Things You’ll Hate About Panama article, which you can read HERE if you missed it, and in my 15 Quirky Things About Panama, which you can read HERE, I’m sure I’ll have people write in saying they’ve never seen or heard of such things and that I’m full of it.

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