Instead I asked friends and fellow bloggers, who have had Japanese boyfriends or are even married to a Japanese man, to share their personal experience with us.It was an interesting journey and I want to thank all of the participants for taking the time to tell us about their own unique story.We’ve all witnessed it- a woman who could play the female lead in the next movie, walking down the street with a guy who, if we searched for him in the same movie’s end credits, would more likely appear as something along the lines of “man in post office # 3”. And when Johnny Average gets to date Princess Zelda (I’m a nerd, remember? After a little bit of poking around, I came upon an incredibly interesting article on Madame Riri, a Japanese-run website that analyses all-things-Japan from an outside perspective, titled “7 Reasons Why Foreign Men in Japan are Such a Hit with the Ladies”.Were the same couple to be seen out and about in the guy’s home town, pretty much everyone would be looking from her to him, then back to her again and whispering to their friends “Wow, that guy’s punching above his weight….” Shallow? Allow me to present, dear reader, from the depths of the internet, seven reasons why foreign men in Japan get so many girls…: 1.
This gives us a ratio of just under 5-to-1 in favor of men.We'll bet a dinner and beer that the first case will far outnumber the second. However, let's take a closer look the difference for a moment.