In other words, when meeting guys from this part of the world, don’t automatically assume that each country is struggling with post-Soviet identity or is beset with economic problems.Even though most of these countries share typical traits of Slavic or Baltic culture and ethnicity, do a bit of homework on what distinguishes a Romanian guy from a Latvian one.
The biggest cities in US like NYC and Chicago have large East European population; here you can explore the bars, cafes and community centers in East European neighborhoods as a way of getting to know its male residents.
While the main Russian neighborhood in NYC is Brighton Beach, there are lots especially Ukrainians in the East Village.
Get to know the entrepreneurs In Eastern Europe the transition from Soviet-era socialism to capitalism has affected people in many different ways and in some countries like Latvia it seems to have affected men more negatively than women.
Add to this the economic crisis of 2008 which pushed up unemployment levels by double digit figures.
Join sports clubs or pick up hobbies which entail playing some kind of game.