Fast-forward 40 years: Social mores have changed, but San Francisco still reigns as a bastion of active dating across all demographics.
It helps, of course, that the city has a fairly compact center loaded with date-friendly diversions — indoors and out — to suit most tastes.
You can’t tell your parents, “Just kidding, I’m straight,” when they kick you out of the house after you tell them you’re gay or bi. Take every opportunity you can to go to a big city If you can take a getaway trip to a more queer-friendly space, do it, and do it as often as you can.
It’s nice to be able to look at your phone in the morning to see a text from him that says, “Hope you have a great day! Remember that you’re not stuck there forever You can always get out.We plied the country to find 10 great cities in which to retire for older singles, focusing primarily on places with convivial locals, a solid percentage of AARP-age residents and, of course, a lot of things to do — either solo or with a date.We also kept an eye on health care resources and costs (although in some cases — notably San Francisco and New York — the sheer single-friendliness of the city trumped its admittedly steep cost of living).I rate both sites very highly indeed, with just pinching it from e Harmony by a whisker.You’ll find my review here and also my review of e Harmony here.Read on (the 10 cities are in no particular order), and let us know from your experience what other cities and towns are particularly single-friendly, and why.