01 Mar '11, 11pm

Athens is the world's most flirtatious city

LONDON - The home of Socrates and Aristotle is the "most flirtatious city" of the modern world, according to the compilers of the world's largest study of online flirting. Athens topped a "World Flirtation League", which ranked cities by the number of online flirtations initiated per month by the average user in the online social networking site Badoo.com. Moscow came second, while Rome placed 8th and Madrid 31st, Paris 38th, London 57th, Berlin 79th, and New York 89th in the study of nearly 200 cities across the world in which Badoo analysed 12 million flirtatious contacts made during a month, with 108 million users chatting and flirting in 180 countries. The average Badoo user in Athens initiated 25.7 online flirtations monthly - over twice as many as in Rio. Ms Victoria Kyriakopoulous, author of The Lonely Planet Encounter Guide to Athens, said the results are hardly su...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/World/EDC110302-0000193/Athens...

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