There are no set rules or customs for how the man will meet up with the woman for their date though.
It is acceptable to meet at a specified location or for the male to pick up the woman at her home.
These people will have dates on a regular basis, and they may or may not be having sexual relations.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.
The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country and over time.