My country count is now up to 160 from the current UN list of sovereign nations, plus Taiwan, Kosovo and the Vatican City, also generally considered to be countries, so out of 196 in all. Or 161/197 if you count Palestine. Or 162 if I count an illegal trip to Zambia. (Complicated isn’t it?) But on this map I have also included other destinations that aren’t on that list like, for example, the Cook Islands. And a number of overseas territories, such as the Virgin Islands or French Polynesia are also listed separately, but associated with their mother countries. This count is now 188 out of 245 possible self governing territories and countries. I’ve been to all 50 states in the USA, every country in Europe, the Americas and the Caribbean. Airport transits not counted. It has to be a proper visit.
Where next for you?
Click on a link (or a country in the side bar) and See What Sue Says……..
Visited, blog and images
Visited, post on its way…….
Not visited – yet
Where next for me?
- The Congos (Republic of and Democratic Republic of), Zambia (legally this time), Swaziland , The Comoros, Reunion and Mayotte
- Antarctica (now you can fly the Drake Passage), a return to Chile and Bolivia and the ABC Islands