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Countries, Islands and Principalities Visited (122)

View a map showing the countries I have visited on the Virtual Tourist site.

I have travelled/backpacked through all of these places:
  • Albania, (Republic of), September 2012
  • Andorra, (Principality of), March 2014
  • Argentina, plus Tierra del Fuego archipelago, (Argentine Republic), February 2004, January-March 2011
  • Armenia, (Republic of), November 2010
  • Aruba, (Kingdom of the Netherlands), February 2016
  • Australia, including island State of Tasmania, October-December 2001, February 2002, September-October 2017
  • Austria, (Republic of), September 2005, August 2012, September 2012
  • Azerbaijan, (Republic of), October 2014
  • Bahrain, (Kingdom of), November 2015
  • Belarus, (Republic of), October 2015
  • Belgium, August 2000, October 2005, August 2009
  • Belize, June 2016
  • Bolivia, (Plurinational State of), March 2011
  • Bonaire, (Caribbean island, part of the Netherlands), (not classed as an independent country), February 2016
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina, September 2012
  • Brazil, (Federated Republic of), January 2004, November 2012
  • Bulgaria, (Republic of), June 2010
  • Burkina Faso, (Republic of), March 2017
  • Burundi, (Republic of), October 2013
  • Canada, June-September 2004, April 2006, April 2007, March 2008, December 2009, June 2016
  • Chile, plus Tierra del Fuego archipelago, (Republic of), March 2004, February 2011
  • Colombia, (Republic of), December 2012
  • Cook Islands, (Rarotonga; capital of 15 islands), November 2017
  • Costa Rica, (Republic of), March-April 2016
  • Cote d’Ivoire, (Republic of ), March 2017
  • Croatia, (Republic of), September 2012
  • Cuba, (Republic of), May 2004
  • Curaçao, (Kingdom of the Netherlands), February 2016
  • Cyprus, (Republic of), (occupied Turkish part also visited), March 2014
  • Czech Republic, October 2005, October 2012
  • Denmark, (Part of Kingdom of Denmark), October 2008
  • Ecuador, (Republic of), December 2012
  • El Salvador, (Republic of), May 2016
  • England, (Part of United Kingdom), from 1995 to present
  • Estonia, (Republic of), November 2008
  • Ethiopia, December 2013
  • Falkland Islands, (British overseas territory), East Falkland, February 2011
  • Faroe Islands, (Kingdom of Denmark), August 2015
  • Finland, (Republic of), October-November 2008
  • France, (French Republic), April 1994, September 2005, June 2012, March 2014, February 2017
  • French Guiana, (Overseas region of France), November 2012
  • Gambia, (Republic of), March 2012, April 2017
  • Georgia, (Republic of), October-November 2010
  • Germany, (Federal Republic of), August 1998, October 2003, October 2005, September 2007, July-August 2009, October 2012, June-July 2014
  • Gibraltar, (British Overseas Territory), January 2008
  • Ghana, (Republic of), February-March 2017
  • Greece, (Hellenic Republic), November 2009, January-March 2010, April-June 2010, July 2010, September 2010 November-December 2010, April-May 2011, May-June 2011, October-December 2011, January 2012, April-May 2012, June 2012, September 2012, December-February 2012-2013, April-June 2013, January 2014, April-May 2014, September 2014, January 2015, August-September 2015, December 2015-January 2016, December 2016-December 2017
  • Guatemala, (Republic of), May-June 2016
  • Guernsey, (Bailiwick of), (British Crown Dependency, island off the French Coast of Normandy in the “English Channel”), capital, St Peter Port, May 2013
  • Guinea, (Republic of), April 2012, April 2017
  • Guinea Bissau, April 2017
  • Guyana (Co-operative Republic of), November 2012
  • Honduras, (Republic of), May 2016
  • Hungary, (Republic of), September 2005
  • Iceland, (Republic of), October 2007
  • Indonesia, (Republic of), February-May 2015
  • Ireland, (Republic of), April 2001, March 2007, May 2011, June-July 2016
  • Isle of Man, (British Crown Dependency), (located in the Irish Sea), capital, Douglas, July 2013
  • Italy, (Italian Republic), June 2005, September 2005, December 2005, May 2006, October 2006, July 2011, November 2011, April 2012, December-January 2012-2013
  • Japan, (a sovereign nation), April-May 2017
  • Jersey, (Bailiwick of), (British Crown Dependency, island off the French Coast of Normandy in the “English Channel”), October 1997, May 2013
  • Kazakhstan, (Republic of), September 2016
  • Kenya, (Republic of), November 2013
  • Kosovo, (Republic of, partially recognised), July 2010
  • Kuwait, (State of), November 2015
  • Latvia, (Republic of), August 2014
  • Lesotho (Kingdom of, completely surrounded by South Africa), September 2004
  • Liechtenstein, (Principality of), August 2012
  • Lithuania, (Republic of), July 2014
  • Luxembourg, (Grand Duchy), August 2009
  • Macedonia, (Republic of), May 2010, July 2010
  • Malawi, (Republic of), December-January 2004-2005
  • Malaysia, May 2015
  • Mali, (Republic of), March-April 2012
  • Malta, (Republic of), plus Gozo Island, January 2012
  • Mauritania, (Islamic Republic of), February 2012
  • Mexico, (United Mexican States), May 2004, June 2016
  • Moldova, (Republic of), June 2014
  • Monaco, (Principality of), March 2014
  • Montenegro, September 2012
  • Morocco, (Kingdom of), February 2008, February 2012
  • Mozambique, (Republic of), September-October 2004
  • Netherlands, (Part of Kingdom of the Netherlands), August 2000, October 2005, February 2016
  • New Zealand, (North Island, South Island and Stewart Island), December-February 2001-2002, October-November 2017
  • Nicaragua, (Republic of), April-May 2016
  • Northern Ireland, (part of United Kingdom), February 2006, May 2011, June 2016
  • Norway, (Kingdom of), February 2008, October 2008
  • Panama, (Republic of), March 2016
  • Papua New Guinea, (Independent State of), March 2015
  • Paraguay, (Republic of), March 2011
  • Peru, (Republic of), March-April 2011
  • Poland, (Republic of), October 2005, July 2014
  • Portugal, (Portuguese Republic), January 2008
  • Qatar, (State of), January 2016
  • Romania, (Republic of), May-June 2014
  • Rwanda, (Republic of), November 2013
  • San Marino, (Republic of), April 2012
  • Scotland, (Part of United Kingdom), April 2005, January 2007, August-September 2007, July 2010, July 2013, June 2016
  • Senegal, (Republic of), March 2012, April 2017
  • Serbia, (Republic of),June-July 2010
  • Slovakia, (Slovak Republic), August 2012
  • Slovenia, (Republic of), September 2012
  • South Africa, (Republic of), September 2004, January 2005
  • Spain, (Kingdom of), December-January 2007-2008, July 2009, March 2014, December-January 2014-2015, October-November 2015
  • Sri Lanka, (Democratic Socialist Republic of), October-November 2007
  • Suriname, (or Surinam), (Republic of), November 2012
  • Swaziland, (Kingdom of), September 2004
  • Sweden, (Kingdom of), October 2008
  • Switzerland, (Swiss confederation), April 2008, August 2012
  • Tanzania, (United Republic of), (plus Zanzibar), September-October 2013
  • Thailand, (Kingdom of), February 2002
  • The Gambia, (The Republic of), March 2012
  • Turkey, (Republic of), August-October 2009, October 2010, November 2010, April-May 2014, September 2014
  • Uganda, (Republic of), November 2013
  • Ukraine, June 2014
  • United Arab Emirates, (UAE), November 2015
  • United States of America, (USA), April 1995, August 1998, January-June 2000, June 2002, December-January 2002-2003, March-August 2004, July-August 2006, April-July 2007, March-April 2008, December-January 2009-2010, September 2011, June 2015
  • Uruguay, (Oriental Republic of), February 2004
  • Vatican City, (State of), (Landlocked sovereign city-state, its territory consists of a walled enclave within the city of Rome, Italy), 21st July 2011
  • Venezuela, (Bolivarian Republic of), August-September 2008, November 2012
  • Vietnam, (Socialist Republic of), February 2002
  • Wales, (Principality of, part of United Kingdom), August 1996, August 1997, June 2001, October 2006, June 2011, April 2014, July 2015
  • Western Sahara, (disputed territory in Sahara Desert), February 2012
  • Zambia, (Republic of), November-December 2004
  • Zimbabwe, (Republic of), November 2004