Top 10 countries with the highest murder rates in the World

Colombia - Murder rate per 100,000: 30.8 (Total murders: 14,670) Colombia has evolved as a highly segregated society, split between the traditionally rich families of Spanish descent and the vast majority of poor Colombians.  After over half a century of civil war and the rise and fall of drug trafficking empires, Colombia has made huge strides … Continue reading Top 10 countries with the highest murder rates in the World

Free ride in the back of a cop car

Don't worry I wasn't arrested, at least i wasn't really anyway but I'll come back to that in a minute. Having arrived in Panama City in the very early hours of the morning feeling quite tiered, as soon as the metro opened (at 0500) we went to leave the bus terminal but before we could … Continue reading Free ride in the back of a cop car