There is so much more to the story than just myths and stereotypes.
It is said that Russia has an unbelievable men to women ratio of .
This means that there is a scarcity of enough Russian men to marry these girls.
This is another misinformed belief, because just like girls from other countries, no one wants to be away from their families.
An average Russian family set up is actually a very close knit one and very central to one’s life and so very few would want to leave their family to go and marry in a foreign land.
The women usually have to compete amongst themselves to find a good man.