My parents would be OK even if they didn’t speak his language. Japan would be more international, and there would be more sociable Japanese people.” “No way.My parents are from the countryside.” How would you like to be approached?This question seems to address dating in general, but Aoki asks some of the girls how they’d feel about being approached in a café, online, or on the street, none of which the typical Japanese guy would try (more on this later).Take this interview with a grain of salt though, as Aoki only questions five girls, all in the big city at the time and most having spent some time abroad, so, they’re not necessarily a cross section of Japanese women. Outright answers were pretty cut and dry, whether for or against dating a foreigner, but after some discussion, most of the girls seemed to agree that if they were able to communicate well (either the girl could speak a foreign language or the guy could speak Japanese), and the cultural and value differences were sorted out it, they’d probably be okay with it.When speaking of cultural differences, one woman plainly stated, “It could be too troublesome,” a valid point, but many people seem willing to try!Are you interested in any particular nationalities?Some girls, like the one above, wouldn’t really prefer any nationality over another, as long he was a good guy and they got along.If you’ve spent any extended time in Japan or have even casually followed Rocket News24, you’ve probably encountered the topic of Japanese people dating foreigners.
But still, all foreign men aren’t necessarily attracted to Japanese women.
Contributing to the discussion and in promotion of his recently released book, , Yuta Aoki, a Japanese author, vlogger and You Tuber, set out to interview some Japanese ladies on their thoughts about interracial relationships.
Feeling pressed for an answer, one girl hesitantly said, “White guys…? ) Not everyone was as on board as the girl above, but they all had their reasons.
” While another girl admitted to sometimes thinking about dating white guys, but she also thinks there are plenty of attractive black and Asian men out there. “My parents say ‘You should marry a foreigner.’ [Because] they’re taller.
However, others had some more specific opinions: How about race?As with nationality, the girls all seemed pretty open to any race.