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Category: Backpacking in Venezuela

Venezuela is a beautiful country, no doubt about that.  But with so many problems at the moment it is difficult to recommend.  I enjoyed my time in the nature, but the cities can be dangerous & backpacking in Venezuela isn’t easy.  I hope the situation improves soon.

Is Venezuela Safe to Visit?

Is Venezuela Safe to Visit?

Sadly, Venezuela is no longer on the agenda for most travellers, backpackers and tourists, due to the problems in the country and worries about safety.  Now officially the most dangerous country in the world (that isn’t at war), most people choose to stay away.  Even Venezuelans who can leave are fleeing in their hundreds, but for many, the decimated currency makes it impossible to get out of the country.  When people find out that I went to Venezuela, they always…

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