By Lauren Steele
The world is an exciting, adventurous place. But it can also be dangerous. We all know to be wary of pickpockets and political unrest, but there are some surprising places you should be on your guard — for reasons that your last tour guide probably didn’t mention. So proceed with planning your big adventures for 2015, but know when and where to proceed with caution. That way you can live to tell your travel tales.
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