What happens when you’ve been to 10…20…30+ countries, and your wanderlust is still going strong? You might start looking to countries off the beaten track - such as the ones deemed the most dangerous in the world by Forbes Magazine (List of Ten Countries to Avoid Now, April 2009).
You’ll notice Colombia can’t seem to shake itself from these lists just yet. I am happy to report all is well for me after 4 months of living here.
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