The culture of the Philippines is steeped in history and tradition and thus the act of courting a Filipina has a list of dos and don’ts attached to it.In fact, dating is not common in the Filipina culture, rather courting is more common. It, unlike dating, is entered into with seriousness and a desire to begin a long-lasting relationship that very well may end in marriage. So exactly what should a man do when courting a Filipina?On the other hand, number of marriages in ARMM increased by 79.7 percent compared with the previous year.February is the favorite month for wedding With a daily average of 1,799 marriages, February remained the favorite month for couples to tie the knot.Relationships, romantic or otherwise, are not labeled or defined as stringently as in American dating culture.In fact, it is considered proper not to tell anyone, even your parents and closest friends, whom you are dating or interested in.
April managed to rank fifth in 2011, with a daily average of 1,496 marriages, despite ranking first in 2010.
The biggest decrease in the number of recorded marriages was in Eastern Visayas (Region VIII) at 18.8 percent.
This was followed by Bicol and Caraga Regions with 9.2 and 7.9 percent decrease, respectively.
Filipino women are traditionally shy and secretive.
Often times it is required that the potential suitor visit the woman at her home and ask permission to visit from the girl’s father.
A look at the top five most notable European countries shows the variance in culture.