Dating for over 60s in a world of COVID-19

Dating for over 60s

One of the unspoken tragedies of the coronavirus pandemic has been the limitations placed on dating for the over 60s. Depending on where you live, at the time of you reading this you may not be allowed to meet up with people outside your own household. This is devastating if you are lonely, but rest […]

Not everybody wants a full-time relationship

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It seems that every film and literature protagonist is always searching for the perfect relationship and lifelong love. But what if you aren’t interested in a full-time relationship? Contrary to what you see on telly or read about online, there are plenty of people out there who simply don’t want a full-time relationship. A fun […]

Honeymooning in your 60s in the culinary mecca of San Sebastián

San Sebastian

Getting married in your 60s is more common than some people think as is using an over 60 dating website. That means more and more people are planning honeymoons that suit their needs as an older newlywed couple. While most people in their 60s are still spry and healthy, some of the world’s more adventurous […]

What Not To Do On A First Date

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We recently wrote about what you should do to make a good impression on a first date. But what about what you shouldn’t do?  You may ask why this advice is needed for over 60’s? Basically, if you are out of the dating game it’s easy to forget. Knowing what you shouldn’t do can be […]

What is Facebook Dating, and is it worth trying?

Facebook dating

You might think of Facebook as a platform for just staying in touch with friends and family, but the social network is actually so much more. A perfect case in point is Facebook Dating, which stands as Facebook’s first (and probably only) foray into the dating market. With Facebook Dating, any adult with a Facebook […]

Over 60 Dating – Better than Ever

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Our society has changed dramatically over the last 60 years. We’re living longer, we’re working harder and the very fabric of our communities has shifted as new technologies have connected us in ways previously unimaginable. It’s led to a world where, in 2019, we’re living very different lives to what we once were. Over 60, […]

Men: Your Guide to a Great Dating Profile

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No matter how accomplished each of us may be in our dating past, coming to mature online dating requires a whole new set of skills. Whilst a smiling face is still essential, there’s an emphasis on self-expression and an unspoken code of conduct to adhere to. To write a great online dating profile then, is […]

Five Tips for Ladies Writing their Profile

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The key to writing a great online dating profile is to know what you want, who you want to attract and who you are. That might sound tough, but it really isn’t, and in fact can be a fantastic exercise which draws into sharp focus exactly why you’re trying online dating as an over 50 […]

The Rules of Dating Over 60

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Being single over 60 can feel like a strange place to be. Beyond our friends and family, it can be hard to know exactly how many of us there are out there looking for love. Many of us became single through choice, whilst for others, the decision wasn’t our own. However, what unites each of […]

Women, Should You Use an Old Picture In Your Mature Dating Profile?

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Dating online over the age of 60 can be a surprisingly emotional experience for both women and men. Lots of us come into online dating having been out of the scene for a number of years, be it because of prior relationships, marriages or personal losses. Either way, when we get back into online dating […]