camping life is risky,you have to be equipped with medication,there are lots of insects and malaria.its necessary to take a malaria dosage before you go to the lake.
Drink bottled water from the supermarkets and not from the taps.
Avoid swimming at night in the lake,and go for swimming in resorts it much better for your safety there are mr alligators in the water
Avoid changing money at black markets
For fun go to well known places to avoid thieves.