The world is not only beautiful but also tough. Three of the most dangerous in terms of South America
• The world is not only beautiful but also tough. Three of the most dangerous in terms of South America
Everyone wants ever to fly across the ocean, look at the lives of people in South America, to know his life and see the extraordinary nature, shrouded in gray towers of skyscrapers.
So does a wonderful world of the ocean, and whether to seek to get there? How amazing South America, so it is dangerous and unpredictable. And if you decide to visit the three most risky points on her card, be as careful and hit the road now, and in any case not alone.
Caracas - capital of lawlessness
The Bolivarian Republic of - one of the most beautiful places on the world map. Green valleys, the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, waterfalls - all of Venezuela. However, one of the most dangerous places in the world considered to be the capital of the Republic - the city of Caracas. Megacities conceals many mysteries and bloody crimes. More than 122 murders in the year accounted for 100 thousand souls of the population. If you decide to travel through this city, do not go on night walks or get further afield, it is dangerous. In many poor areas of Caracas, which are related to drug trafficking and cartels. The mafia has penetrated almost all the structures up to the authorities, and that's why a lot of violent and cynical crimes remain unsolved. The slums of Caracas - a constant exchange of fire between the warring clans, prostitution and drugs. Problems in the economy, speculation, lack of food, impunity - the realities of life in Caracas.
Every second ad in this city sounds like "out of the house and disappeared." San Augustine - the poorest and most dangerous area of the Venezuelan capital. The main problem area - the bandits on motorcycles. Typically, after an attack on a person, they kill him, and then a video with violence poured into the network. The richest areas can be found on the fences, which are often surrounded by a wire mesh or keys energized. In order to protect themselves from thieves, even at the highest levels there are bars on the windows.
But in spite of all the horrors that take place in this city, it remains quite clean and visited by tourists.
San Pedro Sula - the capital of suicides
If you want to travel in unique places where civilization were born, it is better to pass by Honduras. Why? Despite the fact that the Maya left behind a rich heritage and settlement of Europeans - Catholic churches, the state remains one of the most dangerous in the world. Uncontrolled crime, drug cartels, corruption, unemployment, and criminal gangs - that's what awaits you at every turn.
For every 100 000 inhabitants 90 people are killed here, it's twice as much as in Venezuela and El Salvador. A poor country has become a transit point with Mexican drug traffickers smuggle cocaine from South America to the United States.
Guatemala. A new day - a new body of
Caribbean Sea, white sand and gentle five new corpses every day. Not very attractive resort, right? Forgetting about security, in search of solitude can be lost forever. Almost everywhere you can find a police patrol and vigilantes, who see to it that have not careless tourists snatched the camera or bag. All Guatemala conditionally divided into 22 zones, each of which is controlled by a particular gang. "Maras" - one of the most violent gangs, which, if I may say so, give the go-ahead for any crime that is committed in the territory under their control.
On the coast of the Caribbean Sea are MS-13 and MS-18 gang. Initially, the data organized criminal formations defended its refugees in the country from Mexican gangs, but soon the gang turned into a network of military units that captured not only Guatemala and Honduras, but most of the poorest regions of America. Gang members are trained in military camps and are able to competently conduct street wars.