Getting a visa for Libya is like betting. Having come out of a brutal civil war post the Gaddafi era concerns of security still exists. Night driving in Libya is very dangerous due to the high risk of accidents over and above the almost non-existent law & order. Libya is rich in oil but at the same time visitors face difficulty to stay because cost of living is 142% higher than a country like, say, India. Being a predominantly Saharan nation desert views are common..