Joining Expedia and alternative dating website uk as they whisked 60 solo travellers to Italy in search of love, 34-year-old Jessica 'dated' 21 bachelors at 35,000 feet during the flight.
And then she touched down and had three dates with different candidates who were handpicked for her based on her interests. To prove that travel makes people more interesting and can ignite the spark of romance.
This is a one-off event and an INVALUABLE opportunity to meet and connect with 29 ladies in 1:1 in a single networking session!
Facilitated By: Olivia Chiong that oversees Key Person of Influence Singapore.
It wasn't too hard for us to avoid talking about travel at first as we were just finding out the basics about each other, but when we finally could, it was great to share our experiences.
For example, I have never skied but would love to go and Olly was telling me about his skiing trips and giving me information on where to go.
I recall how almost all of the women were affluent mainland ladies working in the financial sector – I guess they were of the ‘cash rich, time poor’ persuasion and so speed dating made good sense.
China is relatively new to the whole modern-stable-globalized-internet (still working on that last one, really) country thing, and when your culture is over 4,000 years in the making, old habits die hard.
Her book, “The Unbusy Entrepreneur” is due out in 2015.
Our members attend regular Cappuccino Connections meetings to build a portfolio of quality business contacts and for a dose of monthly inspiration!
So we’ve gotten a few questions lately about dating in China.
It’s an interesting topic that hits on a lot of key cultural touchpoints, so I want to take a few minutes to talk about this.