Just make sure you stand your ground on important issues (sweetly, of course…they won’t expect it, and you’ll get whatever you want).7. They work hard for their education, and appreciate it after serving in the army for years. Children actually speak well of their parents (amazing, isn’t it?
Because they start studying later in life, they get degrees that are practical and will help them secure a job.9. ) and see them quite often because everyone lives nearby.
As much as the video makes fun of some stereotypes of Israeli men, it is also making fun of us, American women – getting all excited about a guy calling us sweetie or thinking that a guy inviting us to a family dinner must mean it is a serious relationship. One of the tips was based on my very first culture gap experiences. I was surprised when he took me back home to his parents’ house when we were both twenty-two years old.
Ever since I found myself in the land of milk and honey six years ago on my Birthright trip, I’ve developed a fondness for Israeli men. Okay, so maybe the last oh…hell, all of my serious boyfriends since then have been Israeli. And with intermarriage threatening the prospects of our people in the exile, why not expand our horizons to someone exotic, and yet not at all so…in fact, by dating Israeli men, you can discover more about your own culture than you ever will by dating an American Jewish boy.
Here are some reasons why you should try dating an Israeli:1. Maybe it’s the take-charge attitude of the military, or just the directness of the culture. Israeli men won’t play games—they are totally direct.
The opinions, facts and any media content in them are presented solely by the authors, and neither The Times of Israel nor its partners assume any responsibility for them. While many people loved the video, especially American women and some men who are waiting for the version about dating Israeli women, I did get some interesting feedback.
The video is a loving joke about the cultural gaps between us that can sometimes cause funny misunderstandings.
Israeli men have an air about them; an aura that is so magnetic, it’s often quite impossible to look away.
They somehow manage, in an effortless draw of allure, to be mysterious, charming, and mesmerizing Their accents are the top of the list for what makes them irresistible, along with their generosity, warmheartedness and welcoming nature.In our current Lumberjack Movement - with every guy left and right growing a beard or a manbun - these men were simply not made for a woman who likes a smooth, shaven, hair-free chest. Sure, mom, dad, sister, and brother are all family to an Israeli man, but so are his friends: you are close friends with an Israeli - you are his family.They are loyal, dependable, and at the end of the day, Most Israelis go on long backpacking trips immediately after finishing their time in the army, and those who travel are well cultured.Israeli men can help you learn about their culture, which is actually your culture, too. Who knows, maybe they will even convince you to make Aliyah and join your people in the homeland.6. Many Israeli men are a bit tired of the toughness that pervades their society when it comes to dating, and are looking for something less aggressive. But under that tough exterior, Israeli men are very sensitive and have incredibly good hearts. Their tough environment teaches them hide this part of themselves from strangers, but once you get to know them, they will amaze you with their emotional depth.8. They may not be Ivy-educated, but they have the street-smart know-how and business knack it takes to succeed in the real world. There will be 10 different platters on the table, all there just for you to take your pick at whatever takes your fancy., we’re lucky if we can get an American guy to open the door, let alone have coffee, frittata, yogurt, vegetables, bread, juice, and an assortment of cheese delivered to our beds.