Germany/Poland: Village Of The Hairdressers | European Journal

 
Published on Jan. 2, 2010
Channel: Dw English
Category: News & Politics
Source: Youtube

The Polish village of Osinow Dolny is close to the German border. It attracts horders of shoppers from across the border,keen to snap up bargains: Everything here is cheaper than in Germany.But what really makes it unusual is the extraordinary number of hairdressers: Most of the villages 200 residents work in its 30 hairdressing salons. The customers are elderly ladies from Germany,who are delighted that at 4 euros a go,a visit to the hairdresser's costs about as much as it did when they were young.