Best ways to stay safe in South Africa?

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What are some tricks for keeping belongings safe in South Africa?

Or any advice on how to look after yourself in the cities?

Lauren Huggins 04/10/13    Travel health and safetySouth Africa Link Report

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The best tips are always the common sense basics you can apply anywhere. Preperation, preparedness and awareness. Have a look here for some more detailed safety tips. http://bemusedbackpacker.com/travel-tips/travel-safety/

Michael Huxley 06/10/13    Link Report

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Hi Lauren,

Generally most people who visit SA return without incident, but any risk can be minimized using the Rough Guides advice on this South Africa specific page:

http://www.roughguides.com/destinations/africa/south-africa/crime-and-personal-safety/

I hope these help and your trip goes fantastically!

Happy travels :)

Lottie Gross 07/10/13    Link Report

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