Happn allows complete strangers to get in touch if they like the look of each other but didn’t have the courage or the opportunity to make face to face contact.
The French start up, which is now serving singles in 25 cities around the world, has just announced it has raised another €12.5 million in funding, on top of the €8 million it raised in February, meaning over €20 million in less than a year.
It’s only natural that you may want to visit and soak in everything the country has to offer with someone special.
After all, what better place to fall in love, or at least go on some incredible dates, than a country that has a rich history, incredible art, and a unique culture?
Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.