Passport to the World
It's a fact of life that if you want to travel internationally, you'll need a passport. But not all passports are equal: Citizens of some nations, such as the United States, can visit far more countries without first seeking clearance by applying for a travel visa than people from nations such as Haiti or Iran. For each of the past 16 years, the consulting firm Henley & Partners has compiled an annual Global Passport Ranking, using International Air Transport Authority data and independent research. The index includes 199 passports and 227 different travel destinations.
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