Where to go for unknown exotic?
Of course, you can go there in a dream. And it will be completely safe. But in terms of a real visit there will be very great difficulties. According to the latest data, travel agencies organizing trips wishing to visit exotic places on the planet “covered” with their influence only 5% of the total area of the Earth. And these are tours to countries with well-established travel services. Almost all of South America (with the exception of certain small areas of Brazil and Peru) is completely unknown to tourists. None of the companies would like to organize a tourist trip to the Amazon basin even for very wealthy customers.
The reason is the very high risk and reluctance of insurers to lose funds on payments in case of emergency. A state of emergency there can be very easy, since Amazonia is teeming with snakes, toothy piranhas, electric fish and wild predatory animals. In humid climates it is easy to catch contagious diseases, completely unknown in the civilized world. Amazon Jungle However, a little pleasant and with a visit to Africa. There are also enough circumstances for an emergency.And one moment is very related South America with Africa – the presence of tribes of cannibals. Oddly enough it sounds, but in our century there are still such tribes.
You can find photos and videos of cannibalism on the Internet. This is hardly a dream for you, but you can get into it by becoming a lunch or dinner for lovers of humanity. Palm Beach in Zanzibar.
Satellites have now compiled very detailed maps of the planet.
You can “travel” anywhere. There are even maps with a resolution of several tens of meters. It is very convenient to view them on a computer in a comfortable chair and with a cup of hot tea or coffee. It creates the illusion that you can “look” anywhere. But this does not compare with the quality of virtual games. Everything is static on the map. The most interesting is under the cover of the jungle or forest. But it is precisely there that everything happens – in the wilds that are unknown and inaccessible to the eye. Alas, the fact is a fact – on foot, tourists mastered the scanty part of the land. Mountain Lake in Altai .
I do not argue, it is quite possible to “travel” using the Internet. On tourist sites posted a lot of photos and videos. But all this is mainly in places where organized groups of tourists have already passed hundreds and thousands of times. Something else to see (first passed by someone) can be difficult. And what to do? There is an exit! Get together and go on a trip yourself. Fortunately, Russia is a very large country. We have such wonders that we can talk about and talk about. Teletskoye Lake in Altai Photo: Depositphotos All Siberia is a solid white spot for tourism. I don’t understand and never will understand those who put out a lot of money to go to Turkey, Egypt or Thailand.
But, excuse me, what do you want to see there? There, everything has already been shot many times in video and photos! And this is not to mention that there is always a risk to your health. Exotic cuisine is not for our stomach. And ignorance of local laws can turn into very serious troubles. For example, in the UAE, your attempt to ask a local woman on the street (even with gestures if you don’t know the language) by law enforcement officers will be immediately perceived as a sexual assault with a prison sentence and a fine.