According to the Foreign Office ‘terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in Somalia. There is a high threat of kidnap throughout Somalia. Terrorist groups have made threats against westerners and those working for western organisations. There is a constant threat of terrorist attack in Mogadishu and terrorists continue to plan attacks against westerners in the rest of Somalia including Somaliland.’
What are we missing? The glittering turquoise waters and powder white sands of Somalia could make it a beach destination to rival Zanzibar, were it safer to travel to. Somalia is also teeming with a wide array of flora and fauna.