The gender roles are very distinct in Mexican households.

The women are taught to be much more soft-spoken and submissive while the men are the dominant figures in the home.

If you are interested in dating a Mexican then there may be some things about the dating customs of Mexicans that you should be aware of.

With this being said there are certain parts of the world such as the US in which American customs have somewhat worked to relax the Mexican dating rules.

Ultimately, I stuck to “my kind” and I am currently dating a Latino. Reserved When dating a Latino, there’s a level of intimacy that you don’t necessarily have when you’re with a white boy.

WATCH: Ask Sujeiry: What to Do With A Guy Who Ghosted? They are affectionate, romantic, open doors and usually have manners.

In my single gal journey, I have realized there are differences between Latino men and white guys. White men, on the other hand, are usually more reserved, a bit cold and not always as observant. After speaking to my girlfriends, the general consensus is that Latino men are more caring than white men.

How men treat women does depend on a guy’s cultural background. For example, when you’re walking down the street with your Latino guy and he insists that you walk on the inside of the sidewalk, it makes an big impact.

I’m not saying this applies to all white men, but that has been my experience. MORE: Sex on the First Date: Do Men Think You’re a Slut? There are Latinos who are dry, lack manners and rarely show affection.

There are white guys who will wine and dine a woman. However, in the battle between dating los Latinos versus the white boys, Latinos take the win.

White men are more laid back; they let their woman take charge.

Their idea of the perfect date may just be watching a football game at a dive bar.

When she’s not writing about sex and dating for Love Sujeiry, scoping out new artists for Just Breezies, or covering Miami’s nightlife for her own lifestyle site, Vique In The Mix, she’s being a “Momager” to her overly active son.