Dating in turkey
However, society is changing and as Turkey grows into its twenty-first century skin, traditions are changing, with women shifting from a passive to an active role - including in the realm of courtship.
Despite recent changes, Turkish dating culture remains conservative, especially outside of the larger cities.
In the afternoon, the groom’s family pick the bride up in a convoy of cars decked out by flowers and streamers.
Turks adore children, and the idea of anyone not wanting to have children is unfathomable.
If you have problems conceiving, you’ll be offered a lot of advice and wacky suggestions as how to remedy this.
And last but not least, expect to see the bride and groom trying to step on each other’s toes as they sign the marriage certificate - this represents the desire to have the “final word” in the marriage.
If you’re a married, childless woman, you’ll constantly be asked when you’ll start a family.
That could be flowers, gifts or big romantic gestures.