Desert full of dangers for the traveler. In this review we will talk about the threats that are waiting for a lone traveler in the desert and how to avoid them. It often happens that during a trip to an exotic country, and is a tourist lost in the desert.
The desert is one of the most disadvantaged regions to autonomous survival. Terrible heat; scorching sun; no vegetation, and therefore shade; dangerous poisonous snakes, scorpions; lack of water, and not a lot of food; Well and sandstorms as the last straw.
The heat need to be protected clothing, in every possible way to close the exposed skin. Try to drink more, water-wet clothes, of course, if the stock is enough. If possible, the peak of the heat in the desert, you need to wait in the shade, or any shelter, which could be found. Moving at night is dangerous too, but for different reasons: it is possible to run into snakes or scorpions, which are active at night. It is best to begin to move in the twilight, and for dinner to lie in the shelter. Then, the way to resume in the late afternoon, when the heat subsides.
From scorpions and poisonous snakes of the desert best protects vigilance. It is necessary to check the good places where to rest or staying overnight. Well aware of what is coming. It is necessary to have a long stick to probe the sand, in place of a halt. Many snakes can lie buried in the sand, and to be almost imperceptible on the surface.
The problems of extraction of water in the desert and protection against sandstorms, we have already discussed.