Photo by Ben Raynal If you think that we’re all about to jump in a box and get shipped from Hungary to New York for a chance at a ‘better life’, think twice.
Though many of us love to travel and seek the best place for personal realization, we often can find that in our own countries, thank you very much.
A quick Google search of “Russian women” pulls gems like this up: “Russian women go from impossibly hot supermodels to shriveled-up crones over an absurdly short period of time.” Are you kidding me?
If you’re a single straight guy and you don’t live here, you’re an idiot. This means that unlike men, women in Atlanta workout, have great jobs, multiple degrees, high-performing investment portfolios, rental properties, on-call hairdressers, and personal chefs.Are you picturing an absurdly dark smoky eye with blue eye shadow and red lipstick? Most of us stick to basic mascara, a little blush and lip balm.We’ve taken a lesson or two from Nina Dobrev, the beautiful actress of 100% Bulgarian heritage.The farther east you go, crossing the Slovakian border and entering into the Balkans, the more unpredictable, sincere emotion you’ll most likely witness. Historically, Eastern European women would get up before dawn to prepare breakfast for the entire family and clean the house – us modern ladies wake up at sunrise to hit the gym, catch up on e-mail and head out to be a total boss at work. Only about half of us are naturally blonde, and blue eyes aren’t so easy to come by.We may slap you then tell you that that we love you within 5 minutes; at least you’ll always know how we feel. Hell, even our rock stars of the fashion world, Natalia Vodianova, Petra Nemcova and Milla Jovovich defy this supposed ‘norm.’ In general, we love to experiment with our looks but aren’t any more concerned about them than the average Western woman.