As a boy it’s already hard enough to get to know a girl, to convince her of a date and to win her over. But even then, the hardest is yet to come. At some point, one of you will ask: “What is this between us?” – One question, essential for every further step. But what is actually the best way to start a relationship?

Today is the day. It’s the 14th of February – the day of the lovers. All around the globe sweethearts fall into each other’s arms, showing their partner their affection with the help of smaller presents. For many it’s a day full of joy, for some singles among us, it seems to be a nightmare. Where the tradition is coming from, how to break with old habits and why Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate for all the singles, you can find out right here.