Trinny in Jozi

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T: How many countries have you been to?
KE: I don´t know. I stopped counting after 30.
T: I´ve only been to 13.
KE: Well, that´s not bad. It´s probably all you´re allowed to go to.

Sadly, she´s not that far wrong. That said, the scarcity of options and the prevalence of visa requirements did influence my decision to visit Nepal, and I am very happy I went.

And travel plans for the future? Looks like South America is probably the best option!

How many countries have you visited? Comments in the box below, please.

Written by Trinny

August 10, 2009 at 21.45

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  1. 13 is a lot!


    August 11, 2009 at 19.10

  2. There is a ‘countries travelled to’ app on Facebook that you can add to your profile. A bit frustrating as it is so small, but anyway it worked out that I have travelled 13% of the world – not so much really …. (Looked like it was counting USA states as countries!!!!)


    August 11, 2009 at 19.52

  3. @M-Squeeze Ja, 13 isn´t bad for a Saffa, but any European would sniff at that!


    August 11, 2009 at 21.36

    • totally right, i have already been to 24 though never been outside of Europe unless we don’t count that 2 hours in the asian side of Istanbul… btw Luki is arriving to the USA in these very hours


      August 13, 2009 at 20.53

  4. @Mim There are quite a few different apps for counting countries. How many have you actually been to?


    August 11, 2009 at 21.36

    • I presume you mean countries, not sites?

      Africa: 8
      Asia: 1
      Australia & Pacific: 1
      Central America & Caribbean: 0
      Europe: 8
      Middle East: 1
      North America: 2
      South America: 5
      & Antartica which they did not have on the map site!


      August 12, 2009 at 11.23

  5. An impressive list!


    August 12, 2009 at 18.35

  6. @gab. 24, wow, even if they are all in Europe! Perhaps you can go and visit der Luki in the US, to add another country!


    August 15, 2009 at 16.34

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