It doesn't mean you can't engage in debates and learn from one another.
However, you have to be cognizant of the fact that you probably don't know your partner's country as well as they do, and you wouldn't want someone else to be overly opinionated about sensitive topics from your country after a relatively brief visit.
This is also highly cynical (yet comes from first-hand experience), but if you were working for a year in a rural Namibian village and fell madly in love with a local from a nearby town, it was more than likely the result of the isolation and foreignness of the place providing you with a limited selection of people to become close to.
Therefore, the relationship you developed was a product unique to that experience, which realistically might not translate well into your life beyond that particular place and time.
I've even had guys ask me, "Why should I even go out with you?
However, anyone will likely be offended if a foreigner with less lifetime-long knowledge about the country and culture makes the same criticisms.Join our site and meet single men and single women looking to meet quality singles for fun and dating.Click on your country below to meet members looking to chat with you.If you're open to something long-term, let that be known too so they don't think you wouldn't be willing to put the hard work in for a real relationship if it became serious.However you see the relationship going, just make sure to open up this conversation as early as possible.