Few Caribbean islands are as fun or alluring to visit as Puerto Rico.
As an island territory of the United States located in the Caribbean Sea, Spanish and English are spoken widely throughout the island, and the tropical climate makes it an attractive destination for tourists.
If you’re planning on visiting the island yourself and are looking for advice on how to date an attractive Puerto Rican man you encounter, you’ve come to the right place.
Here are our top tips for dating a Puerto Rican man.
What Are Puerto Rican Men Like?
If you’re wondering what a Puerto Rican man’s personality traits or general attitude towards life are, you can expect him to:
Be Very Family Oriented
Puerto Rican people of both genders tend to be very traditional and family-oriented. The young man you date may even still with his family, as it’s not uncommon for parents, children, aunts, and uncles, and grandparents to all live under the same roof. If the relationship gets serious, he will be eager to introduce you to them.
Be Very Friendly
Puerto Rican guys are also amiable and hospitable to all people, including travelers such as yourself. If you’re nervous or anxious about having a man approach you, know that if it’s a Puerto Rican guy, he will likely do so in a charming manner with a smile to his face.
Be A Hopeless Romantic
This one may be a bit of an exaggeration, but Puerto Rican men are very romantic towards the women they love. Don’t be surprised if you find that he’s going over the top with his constant compliments and his expressions of love to you, as well as taking your relationship very seriously.
Have A Rare but Strong Temper
Puerto Rican men, like Peruvian men are very passionate, and while this can lend itself naturally to him being very sensual and romantic towards you, it can also occasionally result in a serious temper. While it likely won’t be common for his temper to flare up, when a Puerto Rican man gets mad, you’ll know it.
Puerto Rican Men and Relationships
When dating a Puerto Rican guy, here’s what you can expect in your relationship with him:
He Will Love to Touch
Puerto Rican men crave physical touch, both inside and outside of the bedroom. In public, he won’t be able to resist putting an arm around your shoulder while you’re walking down the streets. Or he’ll put a hand over your knee or thigh while you’re sitting down. He also may shower you with kisses or caresses while in public as well.
He’ll Be Very Sensual with His Words
Beyond loving physical touch, Puerto Rican men know how to use their words to express their love towards a woman. When you’re in a relationship with him, he’ll express how he feels to you constantly, and often in a very sensual manner. Again, don’t be surprised if you find yourself thinking that he sometimes goes over the top with his verbal expressions towards you.
He Will Be Very Adventurous
Puerto Rican men are very adventurous and enthusiastic people, and they are not the kind of men who will sit around in front of the TV. If you date a Puerto Rican guy, know that you’re in for a ride, and he’ll constantly be bringing you along from one activity or event to the next.
Final Tips for Dating a Puerto Rican Man
Here are some final dating a Puerto Rican man tips to take into account:
Yes, Spanish and English are both spoken in Puerto Rico, but Spanish is most likely the language he uses amongst his family and friends. As a traveling woman, if you’re able to engage with him in Spanish yourself, he will likely be very impressed.
Be Passionate Yourself
Puerto Rican men, like most Cuban men love delicious cuisine, and Puerto Rican women are known for being excellent cooks. If you want to win a Puerto Rican guy’s heart, there’s an old saying that you can do so through his stomach.
Learn to Show Him Respect
As noted previously, Puerto Rican men can have an occasional temper, and this will flare up when he feels that you are unnecessarily disrespectful towards him. If there’s anything you’re upset about, communicate it to him in a respectful manner without getting upset over anything petty.
Wrapping It Up
Hopefully, this article has helped you to understand Puerto Rican men better and offered you an idea as to what it will be like dating them. Puerto Rican men are polite, family-oriented, and deeply passionate in their approach towards life. What more could you ask for?