For Americans, picking a travel destination for their next vacation is getting more and more tricky. While some destinations welcome Americans with opened arms, other places are down-right dangerous for American visitors. In many of these countries, Americans and Westerns are targeted and sometimes, there isn’t much the U.S. government can do to come to their rescue. Here are a few places Americans are not allowed to visit.
There still isn’t any area that’s deemed safe for American citizens in Afghanistan. Due to terrorist threats, travel warnings are frequently issued by the U.S. Department of state. Americans risk getting kidnapped and taken hostage.
Suicide bombs and improvised explosives devices make walking through Afghanistan the equivalent to walking through a battlefield. Extremists are still very active throughout the country, and Americans are targeted in these attacks.