Located in Eastern Europe, Poland is country that is newly finding its feet after decades of Soviet influence.
If you are staunch practitioner of another religion or even if you are an atheist, you may have some trouble coming to terms with deeply ingrained Catholic values of your Polish partner.
Also due to Catholic influence, marriage in Poland is not merely a romantic bond – it is also a duty to the Church and society since one of the main purposes of marriage is procreation.
Therefore if you are not ready to settle down and have kids, it is better you discuss these issues early on in a relationship with a Polish guy.
Influence of the Church Poland has a long history of Catholicism.
However under Soviet hegemony, much of Poland could not practice their religion with freedom.
Thus in the post-Soviet era, its people renewed their links with their religion and culture with increased vigor.
Therefore if you are dating Polish men, it is best to be prepared for some Catholic influence in his values, opinions and attitudes.
As compared to their American counterparts, Polish guys are less fanatical about sports and outdoor activities.
Men from the urban centers are also likely to be well educated which makes conversation with them all the more interesting.