With the stigma of being single well and truly blitzed, both men and women are asserting their right to be happy.
It’s no surprise that this new-found appetite for singledom goes hand-in-hand with an increase in solo travel.
Single people generally have more resource to travel the world on a whim.
They tend to connect with people better and hold a greater sense of self-development and growth, too.
“We should be best friends, trusted confidants, and passionate lovers, to boot.
But equally, you risk feeling forever frustrated and bored – despite a never-ending stream of new faces. With more of us living alone than at any point in history, being single as an active lifestyle choice is on the rise.
You ride a gauntlet of emotion: lingering hope, excitement and resentment. Divorce rates are on the up , especially among women aged 30-39 and men aged 45-49. Women, in particular, hold greater financial independence (conversely, being in a relationship may harm us financially, not least when it comes to having children).
The cheapest city is Bogotá, where the typical date night is only .
Second-cheapest is Cape Town, where the cost is , and third place goes to Mexico City, where a night out is .