Sometimes you think about traveling in a place you don’t really know much about. In this case, you should know that there are some cities in the world that are not indicated to visit.
If you want to visit that place, at least you should know what’s waiting for you there. Here are the most dangerous cities in the world.
#10 Caracas, Venezuela
The capital city of Venezuela is facing a crisis involving drug gangs. What is making this place an undesirable destination for most tourists, in the big number of muggings and thieves in this city.
#9 Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
Ciudad Juarez is one of Mexico’s most violent cities right now. Police are often employed or paid off by drug gangs, which means that many crimes go unpunished.
#8 Cape Town, South Africa
Cape Town is suffering from an extremely high crime rate due to the prevalence of poverty and social unrest in this city. If you want to visit this beautiful city have to avoid the dangerous sections and don’t travel alone at night.
#7 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Like many cities in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro has vary high crime rates. This place is the most popupar tourist destination in Brazil. Street crimes are common in many areas of this city, especially at night.
#6 Guatemala City, Guatemala
It remains notorious as an international murder capital, with limited tourist infrastructure and little accessible cultural life. Other crimes include drug violence, street robberies, bus holdups and carjackings.
#5 Acapulco, Mexico
Because Acapulco became a popular city for tourist to visit, the drug violence has made this a dangerous area. Recent statistics reveal that this city has one of the world’s highest murder rates -142 per 100,000 people.
#4 Baghdad, Iraq
This city is popular for bombings, gunfire and other violent events. This is another war-torn country that is not likely to be safe anytime soon. Since the violence in Baghdad usually consists of unpredictable outbreaks of terrorism, it’s not a place that people should visit without a good reason.
#3 Kabul, Afghanistan
Kabus is still a war zone. There are many terrorists attacks and bombings. Like Baghdad, Kabul is a city where violence can occur at any time.
#2 Karachi, Pakistan
Amongst the political in-fighting and lawlessness, Karachi has become especially famous for its motorbike riding assassins, known as “target killers”. For $700-$1000, these target killers will assassinate police, protesters, businessmen, and political opponents.
#1 San Pedro Sula, Honduras
San Pedro Sula was named the world’s most violent city in the world, with a murder rate of 169 per 100,000 people in 2011. Arms trafficking is also a big problem in this city. Tourists would do well to avoid this place.