Latino partners may well also be Catholic and this will be something that you need to discuss if your relationship becomes serious.
If your partner is devoutly Catholic then this can affect everything from sex, to which school you might send your children to and where you would get married.
I used to get really angry about the injustice of it all, and I still get irked from time to time.
For most of us this is a very admirable trait, but in some cases parents can get in the way of a relationship (though this is true of any culture).
Alternatively if you have any Latino friends then you can ask them to introduce you to their single friends, and this will give you some common ground and ensure that you are meeting people that they at least deem suitable for you.
Lastly there are also many dating websites and networks designed specifically for meeting Latinos so these offer another avenue to pursue.
a Japanese gay guy I know ONLY dates Black men, but no one criticizes his taste.
Or, if the reaction is not totally negative, they are always INVASIVELY curious about every aspect of our relationship. Women are more polite, but shake their heads as if to say “what a waste.” Even my girlfriends who are Taiwanese don’t like asian men..
Dating Latina women and Latino men is something that is considered highly desirable, whether it’s because of the dark hair, the tanned skin, the accent, or the passion that they are generally credited with.