In a recent interview with Germany’s Bravo magazine, Ian might have just given us a clue to at least one reason behind the split. Could Ian possibly be taking a dig at his former lover? Or was he just talking about his new single dating life and how hard it is to find someone who doesn’t immediately want to jump into marriage and family planning?
They apparently want to take it slow and be together behind closed doors — they’re even planning a trip to Europe to spend time together away from the cameras, the report added.
Both actors have been linked to other people, but there has always been the thought that they would get back together.
They have become great friends through the years, and it is clear that they both deeply care about one another.
, Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder’s bad blood began after their two-year relationship went sour and they ended their romance.
At first they vowed to stay friends and were making their new friendship and working relationship a success.