It’s true that travelers dream of exploring the nature, virgin beaches and unique culture of South America. Yet, according to Mexican Public Security and Penal Code Citizenship Council which is an independent organization the most dangerous cities in the world are in South America. The list is made according to murder rates and war zones are not included.
Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, is considered as the most dangerous city in world due to its striking murder rates. In Caracas, murder rate is 120 out of 100.000 people.