And yet, as singleton Rachel from the US says, "It's slim pickings out there.
The guys I meet who I click with and who have potential seem to always just be in town for the weekend.
Online dating sites allow single men seeking and finding the right partner to have a family with – all this without leaving your house.
Just as in the rest of Europe, people here are getting hitched later and starting to enjoy more single years than ever before (the average age at which the Spanish marry rose from 28.9 for men and 26.8 for women in 1995 to 36.2 for men and 33 for women in 2012).
And, over the last few years, migration has brought about some key sociodemographic changes in the city.
And, if they're foreign, how should they navigate the local dating scene?
It seems there's no fit-all solution, but there's certainly no shortage of options.
Very often a relationship that start on Inter Friendship dating site results into romantic love with single western men and into a happy family.