By Barbara Crown, Editor
If you intend to travel with a large amount of cash to pay your outstanding bill on a safari, you will want to know what a Hunting Report
subscriber recently experienced on a trip to Zimbabwe
. He plans to return there, so he requested I withhold his name and his operator's, but I can tell you that he is a longtime subscriber and an experienced traveling hunter. He writes:
"Just got back from Zim. I carried $35,000 in cash in my carry-on luggage. Each and every time it was x-rayed the screener went straight to the money - at Dulles, Joburg and Harare. No question that the machine is designed to detect cash. Everything else in my checked and carry-on luggage was ignored.....