12 Of The World's Most Dangerous Tourist Destinations
Not every travel destination means relaxing on white sand beaches or exploring ancient towns. Crime, weather, disease, and corruption make some countries riskier locations for tourists. These destinations remain popular tourist spots despite the dangers they present. (This travel information was gathered from the usa and applies mainly to US citizens.)
Millions visit maxico safely every year to explore the vibrant culture and view some of the world’s best archeological sites, but violent organized crime makes the country one of the more dangerous for tourists. Resort areas are generally safe from the drug-related crimes like kidnappings, robberies, and carjackings, but traveling outside of those touristy areas can be risky. The most recent travel warning from the US Department of State outlines which specific areas to avoid. The Mexican government is working to combat organized crime through added federal police and military forces, but police corruption is another dangerous problem throughout the country.