No, this is not a list of the worst cities in the world – let compiling such lists are engaged ecologists and sociologists. We are talking about cities that tourists love to bestow his attention, and negative impressions of which would be enough for a separate library.
In writing this information does not intended to discourage you to go to this or that place. In the end, if the whole world consisted of perfect, clean and friendly cities, travel, eventually would become unbearably boring, is not it?
Yes, of course, in the world there are many cities with more polluted air, with even more crazy drivers, with even longer traffic jams, with more overcrowding and more frequent riot. But, believe me, these cities are not so much, and you hardly ever happen to visit them.
But Cairo – home of the last surviving in the world of the ancient wonder of the world and other important historical monuments – the travelers visit often.
And if that, according to environmentalists, to breathe the air of Cairo is equivalent to smoking a pack of cigarettes a day, and you can even forget that in recent years, frequent riots can not disturb. However, on the assurance of seasoned travelers, you avoid the crowds, meetings and other events troubled, then you nothing bad will happen. Do you want to check?
Los Angeles, USA
Do metropolis in sunny California, in addition to the Hollywood Walk of stars and expensive mansions there are many other notable features. Such, for example, problems with pure water in the taps, plugs, high crime rate, constant honking horns, traffic jams and the threat of earthquakes. And when dealing with the locals can often get the impression that they have decided to live in Los Angeles, just because the weather is better than in most other American cities. So the phrase I hate LA is quite typical of many Americans, which are often in solidarity and travelers from other countries.
Jakarta nicknamed Big durians not just. Durian – fruit with a pungent smell repulsive, which, however, has a very pleasant taste, as if it should rasprobovat. On the assurances of experts from the Indonesian capital, in principle, can be fun, but only if you get used to at first, with all its inconveniences.
Monstrous traffic, dirty air and poverty – the first thing that catches the eyes of all who come to Jakarta. Not surprisingly, the majority of travelers are in Jakarta only to ensure that seats on the plane to Bali, Sumatra, in any other international or Indonesian direction …
Yes, you do not capitalist! Little known about any other city in the world can be seen as negative feedback, as the French capital.
Yes, of course, one of the most visited cities in the world huge number of fans, each of which can name dozens of reasons for their love, each of which is true. But there is another side to the coin.
About abundance immovability emigrants garbage on the streets, crazy queues at the Louvre and the unreasonably high prices in restaurants have not heard, perhaps, just lazy. In psychology, there is even the term Paris syndrome – a mental disorder among tourists mostly Japanese for some reason associated with the disappointment of how modern Paris does not converge with the romantic appearance of old movies and novels.
Of course, everyone can see Paris the way he wants. However, not to pick up the aforementioned syndrome which, incidentally, is manifested in heart palpitations, dizziness and increased nervousness, be aware of the disadvantages of Paris in advance.
Other Caribbean and the gateway to the second largest barrier reef in the world – so poetically call this port city in Belize guidebooks. What awaits travelers on here really?
Crime. Drugs. Devastation. Insistent advice guides not stick out on the street after dark and walk only proven routes. It is not surprising that among the passengers of cruise ships this city on the island paradise is branded as the worst of the areas. Tropical nature surrounding the city and the old drawbridge not save the situation