Turkmenistan to become world’s first tobacco-free country by 2025, but at what cost?

Turkmenistan, a former Soviet Union state, plans to become the first country in the world that is free from smoking. The Asian republic intends to eliminate tobacco use by 2025. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Turkmenistan has the world’s lowest proportion of smokers. Only 8 percent of its population light cigarettes. Where is Turkmenistan? This…


Meet Polina Popova, Miss Russia 2017

21-year-old Polina Popova from Yekaterinburg won the title of Miss Russia 2017. Popova has been working as a model since she was 15 but until now hasn’t taken part in beauty contests. No husband or bad habits 50 beautiful Russian girls from all over the country competed for the title of the prettiest woman in…


How Russians buy plane tickets

A report published by holding company Airports of Regions reveals how Russians prefer to buy plane tickets. The almighty Internet changed the way we used to do business worldwide and Russia is no different. Just like you, locals let their fingers do the walking. Russians mostly buy plane tickets directly online The holding surveyed 1.5…


7.3% of newlyweds in Russia sign prenups

Russians are showing an increased interest in prenups. Since 2014 the number of premarital agreements between Russian brides and grooms increased by 77%. More Russians sign a prenup before getting married A survey by the Federal Notary Chamber (FNC) of Russia indicated an increase in the number of premarital contracts in the country. In 2014, 56,000 prenuptial…


Think you met an honest Ukrainian woman through “pay-per-letter” marriage agency and you are NOT being scammed? Think again

It’s two years since I wrote my first article on the topic of PPL (pay per letter) Ukrainian dating sites (aka marriage agencies) offering introductions to beautiful mail order brides. The detailed investigation titled “The ugly truth about PPL dating sites for Ukrainian women” was quoted by multiple sources online and offline. However, even today…


Elena’s Models blog covers issues of dating Russian and Ukrainian women online and in real life, offering tips for men how to succeed and what to watch out for. If charming Slavic ladies is your goal, this is your place to learn how. There are some specifics to international dating online, which are important to know. Our renowned experts are happy to render decades of their experience and knowledge to help you navigate the exciting waters of cross-culture romance with Eastern European girls.

Finding genuine relationships and love becomes simpler with this step-by-step, no-nonsense guidance and advice. Meet sincere women, avoid scams and traps, and have an adventure of a lifetime with the proven and tested tips from life coaches and users of online dating sites. If you got scammed or taken advantage of by pay per letter (PPL) or paid chat international dating sites offering easy introductions to Russian and Ukrainian girls, our users share their stories and years of practical experience of dealing with marriage agencies, to assist in understanding what happened and what can you do now.

Slavic women include ladies from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other Eastern European countries and states of the former USSR. This advice will also assist you in establishing loving relationships with women from Kazakhstan, Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and other republics of the historical Soviet Union. Slavic women are known for their deliberate femininity, strong family ties, and devotion to the traditional marital structures, which are heavily promoted through their local media and cultural outlets. The majority of Russian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian women see family and children as their highest priority in life and the only way to find personal happiness.

With Internet widely accessible in Russia and Ukraine through Wi-Fi and mobile connections, more Slavic women are open to the idea of looking outside national borders in search of their true love. With gender ratios of only 86 men to 100 women country-wide, Slavic girls are choosing to investigate their dating options in other geographic locations, where they can find men of quality that is not available for them at home.

You will also find news items from post-USSR countries relating to everyday realities of life and relationships, to make your understanding of these modern European counties more up to date. Free from politics and negativity, our news are entertaining and fun. Contemporary research and studies of human relations, marriage, family, and demographics will assist in finding reliable models of communication that are proven to work in the realities of the second decade of the 21 century. Surprizing discoveries of today’s scientists and open discussion through comments allow you to share your opinions or ask questions.

Dating Slavic, Russian, and Ukrainian women in a multicultural and international environment that we share today is far from a mail order brides operation, but is an open and transparent experience of people from different locations connecting and sharing their ideas, thoughts, common goals and aspirations, without prejudice or borders. This blog allows you to learn more about modern life in countries of the former Soviet Union, including Ukraine and Russia, which is, most likely, very similar to what you are used to in your own country. In fact, you have more in common than you probably think.

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