If you think getting to and from your local grocery story counts as dangerous because you have to cross a busy highway, you don’t really understand what dangerous is. Even if you happen to live in a part of town that isn’t considered all that well looked after, you probably don’t really understand what it’s like to spend every day living in truly dangerous place. Once you read this article, you will indeed know what it’s like to have to live in a truly dangerous place and you’ll likely be quite surprised. Check out our list of the 10 of the most dangerous places to live and let us know what you think.
Capetown is quite beautiful and has managed to turn itself into a tourist attraction. The increase of people visiting the town has also helped turn it into one with almost the highest crime rate in the world. People are advised not to go outside resort areas, not to blow through red lights and not to go anywhere alone.
Istanbul isn’t on here because it’s especially violent. The crime rate isn’t all that low, but it’s not all that high either. What makes Istanbul especially dangerous is where it’s built. Turns out the city is on one of the most dangerous fault lines in the world. Over the last 70 or so years the area has seen three earthquakes that killed more than 1,000 people each time.
To make it worse, scientists have said that an earthquake of 7.0 magnitude is going to hit the city sometime in the next 15 years.