11 Mar 2010

High risk travel destinations

There are places on this earth that even the most adventurous of travellers are wary of visiting. What makes a place dangerous to visit? There is a range of deterring factors, including war, disease, poverty, high crime rate, and a propensity for natural disaster. While any place you visit can be as safe or dangerous as you make it, based on your behaviour and decisions, there are some spots that a traveller should take special heed of.

These places, while having a dangerous reputation, can be enjoyed, but must be enjoyed with extreme caution. More on essortment.