Crime & Dangers
Although crime rose after Hurricane Ivan struck in 2004, it did so from a very low level. The Cayman Islands are still the safest place to visit in the Caribbean. What crime does occur mostly involves petty thefts and domestic disputes. Relatively minor crimes still make the front page of the local newspapers.
The latest government travel advice can be obtained from:
- US Department of State
- UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office
- Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Visitors renting cars should remember to drive on the left-hand side of the road. Pedestrians should look right when crossing the road. Forgetting these crucial facts could shorten your vacation.