Instead, he said, she bought a $100-Swatch because she thought it more practical.
Yuan also thinks that Eastern European women age more gracefully.
"Sometimes going on blind dates with foreigners is a good choice because they may get a chance to better themselves and find true love at the same time." Kurzova has dated a few Chinese men.
According to her, compared to Russian men, who tend to be more chauvinistic, Chinese men are usually more considerate.
Also, the relationship between the couple and their parents is closer in China than in Ukraine, which makes her feel accepted and loved in the family. Many Chinese and foreign agencies have noticed the increasing dating interest from both sides and have started businesses to capitalize on the demand.