By Ron van der Marel
How powerful is your passport?
Have you ever had a look at the website passportindex.org? Check it out to see what passports from all countries in the world look like and to see how powerful your passport really is (click on a passport to see its rank)! Data has been collected from almost 200 countries and a ranking has been made, based on the amount of countries you can visit visa-free with a certain passport.
Currently the German and Swedish passports are the most powerful passports in the world, granting the holder visa-free access to 157 countries in the world!
1) Germany & Sweden
2) Finland, Italy, Switzerland, France, Spain & United Kingdom
3) Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium, South Korea & Norway
4) Singapore, Luxembourg, Austria, Portugal & United States
5) Greece, Ireland & Japan
6) Canada & New Zealand
7) Czech Republic & Hungary
8) Malta, Iceland & Australia
9) Slovakia, Malaysia & Poland
So 150 visa-free countries to travel to with an Australian passport – where are you going next? :)