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How often have you asked yourself if you need a visa for your preferred destination or not?
We all know it. The bureaucratic issues of Visas are without a doubt one of the most annoying parts of travelling foreign countries. If you need a visa or not is mainly depend on the foreign affairs and the diplomatic status between your home country and the desired destination. The passport Index creates a yearly ranking of the most powerful passports worldwide. On which position you reckon the British passport is to be found?

 

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These passports open the doors to the world

According to the latest ranking, the German and Singaporean passports rank on top with power rank #1. Owners can travel 159 countries without having to worry about Visas.

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The British passport can be found on power rank #3 amongst the USA, Spain, Japan, Denmark and more. What influence the Brexit has on this will be shown.

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On the lower ranks we find countries from the middle East, such as Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq and Syria. Citizens from these countries may travel to 20 countries without a Visa.

All further rankings and details can be found here.

Are you surprised by any rankings in particular? Share your opinion in the comments!

 

 

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