Maybe you have a degree in a foreign language, and you love that culture so much that you want to explore it further.
Maybe your parents immigrated here when you were young, but you’ve always wanted to marry someone from your home country.
Or perhaps you just like the excitement of making new connections with people from far-flung locales.
Whatever your reasons for seeking love abroad, there are a number of websites and apps that cater to the international dating crowd.
But the app has fallen in popularity compared to Tinder, and the fact that you can receive messages from anyone - without matching first - means that your inbox can quickly become clogged with sleaze. It matches you with people based on your location and a shared interest in music.If you want to unlock certain features you either have to pay or invite other to join.A friend who uses it tells me: “It’s good if you’re picky…It’s why I’ve created this handy guide to the 11 best dating websites and apps available right now. • The 20 most useful dating websites This site describes itself as the way to meet ‘the most successful and attractive singles.’ It asks users to fill out their job title and education, and links to Facebook so you can view their social circle.Before you join, the app has to approve you as a member (a slightly daunting process) or you have to be invited.Cost: £10 per month This sells itself as a ‘feminist’ app.