"Single in My City" Series: In Puerto Rico with Ambar!

Nov 17th 2009 22 Comments

In this Wednesday’s SIMC epi, we have the Super Adorable:
Ambar from Ambar’s Thoughts,
on location in Puerto Rico!

Describe the ‘Dating Scene’ in your city:

The “Dating Scene” in Mayaguez, (Puerto Rico) is pretty much EVERYONE & EVERYWHERE. I consider this city to be a “student-city”. Even though I was born and raised there, I always knew that weekends sucked because students went back home on Fridays. So, if I wanted to go out, and possibly meet a guy (that I hadn’t grew up with) it had to be Sunday-Thursday. Don’t get me wrong, you could find something to do everyday of the week, but they would probably be less people around during the weekends.
Are you an Online Dater?
I have never joined an online dating community, and hopefully never will. I don’t think there’s anything wrong with them, let alone with people who use them. But let’s just say that I would have a hard time trusting guys met this way. However, I have gone out with guys met through facebook/myspace/hi5 or whatever was in at the moment. It was just an easier way to get in touch, I guess. Example: cute guy in your class, you know his name, you always say hi, but never have time to talk. It is definitely easier to make plans to go out through Facebook, or Messenger … you get my point, so friend him NOW, and poke him :)
Guys you Avoid like the PLAGUE:
This is so funny. I actually have a Facebook group called “Sucky Losers” and it’s all about guys you should DEFINITELY avoid. My top three would be frat boys, athletes, and musicians. There’s also older guys (as in over 10 yrs older, younger ones, and guys you’ve known for way too long. Now, let’s be clear for a sec here, I’m in a sorority and my boyfriend is in a fraternity, and yes we met because of that. BUT, the big majority of these guys are players. BIG TIME PLAYERS that is.

Any Specific “Type” of Guy that runs rampant in your city?

Like I said, this is a student city and there’s over 20 greek groups within one campus, so frat boys are rampant. Also, girls if you just met a guy from a city far away, who says he’s single he probably IS NOT. So be sure to check first and/or that you trust him enough to believe him. Because I’ve seen it happen one too many times.

Fave Date Spots:

To me, a date is dinner and a movie. Consider me old school or whatever but yes, that’s what should be done in a date, at least at the beginning. I guess a fave rest for me to go was Pizzeria Uno or Chillis [students budget] and both within walking distance from the movie theatre. Going to Borders to grab coffee and talk after the movie.. priceless. Also, walking distance.

Staple Go-To Date Outy:
I haven’t been single in forever (like my boyfriend says, and made me specify, LOL) but I’m a casual girl. So it was usually jeans, a pretty top and heels.

Most Romantic Attribute of your city:
The best thing about this city, besides all the bars and clubs located at downtown, I would have to say the sunset. Even though the beach is not one of the prettiest (because of the port) the sunsets are ah-ma-zing!

Thank you so much Ambar, for giving us the inside view of the dating scene in Puerto Rico!!
I can’t wait to visit PR one day – look at that gorg sunset ;-)

And isn’t her “Sucky Loser Group” just classic – LOL!

Mid-week kissies,

p.s. make sure to check back every Wednesday for another episode of my “Single in My City” Series!

p.p.s. please feel free to email me if you are interested in participating in SIMC!!

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22 Comments to “"Single in My City" Series: In Puerto Rico with Ambar!”

  1. Fashion By He says:

    wow, fly her up to nyc and He will take her out
    -He

  2. Angelina says:

    That was pretty cool to read. Ambar's outfit is really cute.

    I wish I could visit PR one day. Gorgeous. =D

  3. Keith says:

    I always really enjoy these posts.

    I hope you're doing well. Take care. Cheers!

  4. Diana says:

    Her outfit is always a no fail date outfit. Love the series, MG!

  5. Kristin says:

    Ambar is such a cutie! I would love to vacay in PR. That photo is gorg!

  6. WendyB says:

    Aw, another mention…thanks! Ambar has a sexy top on in that picture. Nice!

  7. Jaime says:

    Love her "outy" look :)

  8. Tights Lover says:

    I love this series. They're always fun to read. Ambar has a great look for sure!

  9. Mara says:

    aw what a great feature! I definitely stay away from athletes but I've always been attracted to musicians. My boyfriend of over a year and a half was a in a band and toured for a couple years. Maybe girls should stay away from famous musicians (fame can get to the head!) haha

  10. 39th and Broadway says:

    She is adorable! Love the peek-a-boo detail in back. PR is such a beautiful place, great choice.

  11. .:*aMbAr*:. says:

    Awwww thanks for everyone for the lovely comments, I did love that outfit!!! =D

    And He's comment… so cute!!!

    Kisses, XOXO

  12. The Novelista Barista says:

    LOVE amber and i LOVE that outfit chicasssss mad hot!!!!!

  13. Hanako66 says:

    What a great outfit….I love this series…keep 'em coming!

  14. Chloé says:

    love the outfit! and this series! seriously, you are awesome for doing this!

  15. otin says:

    Avoid the old guys!?? I am hurt! :( hahaha! Not really!

  16. Secretia says:

    Classic Sucky Married Liar losers.

  17. .:*aMbAr*:. says:

    LOOOVEEEE that comment from secretia.. will def add that to my group.

    and by old guys I mean, 30 year olds, when ur 17!!!!

  18. Alicia says:

    hahaa! i love the facebook groups, SO TRUE! i love this series, ambar did an awesome job!! plus her outfit is to die for!!

  19. otin says:

    Oh whew! I am only 44! hehehehe! I was just joking around! :)

  20. Gerri Ward says:

    WOW! What a FABULOUS interview! Gorgeous Ambar always fashiobably ROCKS!:)

  21. OceanDreams says:

    What a great interview, I love Amber! That sunset is gorgeous and I agree with what she said about arranging dates online, you have to be super careful. Even though my BF now I met online, ha ha, I have dated plenty of creeps online. Not fun. Enjoyed learning about Amber and love that outfit on her!

  22. Miss Journey says:

    I'm loving her outfit. So cute!

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