16 Struggles Only Vancouver Couples Understand

"Don't worry, babe I got this." *Being broke intensifies*

Dating in Vancouver can be so amazing and difficult at the same time. We're definitely a complicated bunch aren't we?

When you first enter the dating world in Vancouver, no one tells you about these random struggles that you're going to run into. But don't worry, because we've got you covered!

SEE ALSO: 15 Vancouver Dates For Couples Who Have Been Going Out Forever And Are Bored Of Everything

Whether you're new to the dating thing or a seasoned professional,  or been in the game way too long I'm sure you know all about these struggles, amiright?!

1. Taking babe out to eat is impossible, because all her friends do is post amazing food photos and she can't decide where she wants to go.

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2. Trying to go on a nice date in Vancouver usually involves going "all the way" with your bank account.

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3. Moving in to the West End together way too early because you can't reasonably afford a one bedroom apartment there on your own.

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4. If you don't live together, your relationship is probably a semi long distant one due to housing.

Maple Ridge to West Vancouver might be some serious distance, but you can't beat rental rates that good!

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5. Due to the size of Vancouver, you are almost guaranteed to run into some friends on your date night in Yaletown.

And more than likely, your ex.

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6. Having to schedule hanging out a week in advance because you both work two jobs and/or go to school.

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7. Trying to plan a life together but you're both probably broke so you're having to plan that life outside the GVRD.

Haha I'm just kidding.. but babe if you're reading this, Toronto is looking real good right now.

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8. Your date night 90 to 95 percent of the time is going out to eat because, hey, what else are you going to do?

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9. Having to share a small umbrella because it's raining (of course) and your S/O forgot theirs.

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10. Having to learn some of your significant others first language because y'all are probably an interracial couple and you want to impress their parents.

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11. Having the urge to unnecessarily "ball out" and spend your whole paycheck on your girl/boy because you see your rich neighbor do it everyday with ease.

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12. You and your girl love different sushi/phở restaurants and it's all beef when you talk about which one is better.

"So you're really telling me you'd rather go to Golden Train than Phở 99..."

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13. Trying to do cute hikes with your bae but can't, because the weather is unreliable.

"Let's go to Quarry Rock on the weekend, babe!" *Rains all weekend*

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14. You both eat kale because all your healthy friends are doing it but both secretly hate kale.

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15. You've been together for 5 years and your parents still haven't met.

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16. When the price of gas starts to go up, and all of the sudden you can't see each other because you've both got too much work to do.

I mean come on its $1.41/L right now. Can you blame me?!

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