If there is a child in the house, it is appropriate to provide him/her with a small gift as well. - Flowers play a much more important role in Ukraine than they do in the West. If you meet your lady's family, be sure to bring flowers to her mother. Old Fashioned Dating Customs One will find that most Ukrainian women, in Odessa and all other cities in Ukraine, are modern thinking, though they do follow some dating customs which may be considered old-fashioned by Western standards.Most men will pay for first dates, but some won’t pay or expect the woman to pay for her share.
Men should not take off their jackets unless asked to do so. In Orthodox churches women wear scarves or hats, and men take off their hats. Don't put your thumb between your first two fingers - this is a very rude gesture.) and put a face with a voice while he or she is speaking with you.4. Have a few carefully composed questions ready (and by your side) for the call.This is where a phone interview is actually an advantage – you can read your questions from your notes to prevent stumbling.Always buy an odd number of flowers (even numbers are used at funerals).Also, never buy yellow roses (can signal a decrease in feelings or the end of a relationship). - Ukrainian citizens do not share the altruistic "looks aren't important" mentality that has spread through the West. You will notice that on the street, people will look first at your clothes, then at your face.