Facts & stats about Mexico...
Elevated Risk Area
Risk alert: Warning of violent crime, kidnapping, carjacking, zika virus and gang violence in certain areas. Travellers advised to avoid Guerrero, Chihuahua, Sinaloa, Sonara, Coahuila, Michoacan, the Colima-Michoacan border, Tamaulipas, Jalisco, Durango and Estado de Mexico and remain in tourist areas if they do travel to these regions. Safe areas for tourists include Tabasco, Campeche, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Mexico City, Puebla, Queretaro, Tlaxcala and Yucatan.