Women usually prefer to date with older men and the reason is that women like mature men. Women get mature in lesser age than the men do. That is why they want to have an older man who can match their maturity level.
There is no problem with dating the older men but there are certain points that you should keep in mind while dating older men. If you do not like criticism then you have to make sure that your acquentions do not come to know about such a relationship. Your family and friends might criticize you for having relationships with such a man but you should not look for their suggestions. And even if they come to know about it, do listen to them but do what you like, after all it is your own life and you are independent to do what you want. So you should not allow these suggestions and commands to interfere with your personal relationships
If the older man you are dating with has the children, it might be problematic for you. And if his children are of the same age as yours, it will be more problematic. As all of you are adult and mature people, you need to talk together in a good atmosphere in a pleasant and open way, and there should not be any rudeness.
The best thing you can learn about dating older men is how to compromise. If you are able to compromise, then this is probably the best thing for maintaining strong relationship. May be there are many things that you share in common but you have to make certain changes in your lifestyle. You have to compromise on certain things and when you are together, you have to deal with him according to his temperament. It is quiet possible that he does not have energy after the all day hectic routine and tough schedule and may be you feel bore when he takes you somewhere for outing. Now you have to compromise on these things and you can turn to places where you would like to spend the time together and take him that way so that none of you feel bored in each other's company.
Although women usually feel attracted towards the older men but dating older men can sometimes be very difficult. You must keep in mind these simple tips while dating older men and you will have a great date waiting for you.