EuroVox | 21.01.2008 | 05:30
Visitors Get Sick When Dream Meets Reality in Paris
The "Paris Syndrome" is a psychological condition that hits Japanese citizens visiting the French capital.
Some experience great shock when they realise France and particularly, the French, are not as pleasant, well-dressed and beautiful as they have imagined. The most severe cases have to spend time in clinics and are sometimes even sent directly home to Japan.