In case you haven’t noticed, the world seems to be getting more and more dangerous by the day. While you might be busy right now preparing your travel plans for 2017, it’s important to note that there may be a few places that you might wish to cross of your list of considered destinations.
For a wide variety of reasons, there are just some places around the globe that are too hot to visit at the moment. While this is not to say that you definitely shouldn’t travel to these places, it is to say that should you do so, then you’ll definitely want to keep your wits about you… (And make sure you’ve always got a means of getting in touch with friends and family back home…)
So, what are the 15 most dangerous places to vacation in 2017? Let’s take a look…
The days of Pablo Escobar may be over, but drug cartels remain a problem, and this country is still one of the 20 most dangerous in the world.
Thought beautiful, Ethiopia is confronting a dramatic rise in terrorism, especially in places that are frequented by Western tourists.
There are a number of reasons why Mali has been the subject of multiple traveling warnings, not the least of which is frequent terrorist incidents.
Economic disparity as well as a rising problem with violence against women may be a few reasons to scratch India off of your 2017 travel list.
The murder rate in Honduras is appreciably higher than it is in most places around the globe. In fact, one of its cities has a murder rate of 169 people per every hundred thousand.