Although possible almost anywhere you go in the world, little awareness is raised with regards to sinkholes and the dangerous risks they pose.
Whilst sinkholes vary in terms of size and severity, they can appear with little to no warning and in many cases can cause severe damage, injury and even death.
Therefore, expats and travellers alike can only benefit from being aware of high-risk areas and how to keep yourself safe.
How do sinkholes occur?
A sinkhole refers to a depression or cavity in ...
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