Travelers' Century Club

The Travelers’ Century Club’s official list of countries and territories is shown below in alphabetical order, a total of 324 as of January 1, 2014. Although some are not actually countries in their own right, they have been included because they are removed from the parent country, either geographically, politically or ethnologically.


Abkhazia  Azores

  • Abkhazia
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Admiralty Islands (see Bismarck Archipelago)
  • Afghanistan
  • Agalega (see Mauritius & Deps.)
  • Aitutaki (see Cook Islands)
  • Ajman
  • Aland Islands (Mariehamn)
  • Alaska
  • Albania
  • Aldabra (see Zil Elwannyen Sesel)
  • Alderney (see Guernsey & Deps.)
  • Algeria
  • Amirante Island (see Zil Elwannyen Sesel)
  • Amsterdam(see French Southern & Antarctic Territory)
  • Anatolia (see Turkey in Asia)
  • Andaman-Nicobar Islands
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Anjouan (see Comoro Islands)
  • Ankara (see Turkey in Asia)
  • Antigua & Deps. (Barbuda, Redonda)
  • Argentina
  • Argentine Antarctica (Palmer Peninsula)
  • Armenia (Yerevan)
  • Aruba
  • Ascension
  • Atafu (see Tokelau Islands)
  • Austral (see French Polynesia)
  • Australia
  • Australian Antarctic Territory South Pole (Mawson, Davis, Macquarie, Heard)
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan (Baku)
  • Azores Islands

Bahamas Burundi

  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Minorca)
  • Bali (see Lesser Sunda Islands)
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Barbuda(see Antigua)
  • Basutoland (see Lesotho)
  • Bear Island (see Spitsbergen)
  • Bechuanaland (see Bechuanaland)
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize (British Honduras)
  • Benin (Dahomey)
  • Bequia (see St. Vincent & Deps.)
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bismark Archipelago (New Ireland, New Britain, Bougainville, Admiralty Islands)
  • Bolivia
  • Bonaire
  • Bonin (see Ogasawara)
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina (Sarajevo)
  • Botswana (Bechuanaland)
  • Bougainville (see Bismarck Archipelago)
  • Bouvet (see Norwegian Antarctica)
  • Brazil
  • Brazzaville (see Congo, Republic of)
  • British Antarctica (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • British Guiana (see Guyana)
  • British Honduras (see Belize)
  • British Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Archipelago, Diego Garcia)
  • British Somaliland (see Somaliland)
  • British Togoland (see Ghana)
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso (Upper Volta)
  • Burma (see Myanmar)
  • Burundi (Urundi)

Cabinda  Czech Republic

  • Cabinda
  • Caicos (see Turks & Caicos)
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Canary Islands
  • Canouan (see St. Vincent & Deps.)
  • Canton (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • Cape Verde Islands
  • Caroline Islands (see Micronesia, Fed.States of )
  • Carriacou (see Grenada & Deps.)
  • Cayman Islands
  • Celebes
  • Central African Republic
  • Ceuta (see Morocco,Spanish)
  • Ceylon (see Sri Lanka)
  • Chad
  • Chagos Archipeloago (see British Indian Ocean Territory)
  • Channel Islands (see Guernsey & Deps.)
  • Chile
  • Chilean Antarctica (Palmer Peninsula)
  • China, People’s Republic of
  • Christmas Island (Indian Ocean)
  • Christmas Island (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • Chuuk (see Micronesia, Fed.States of )
  • Cocos Islands (Keeling)
  • Colombia
  • Comoro Islands (Anjouan, Moheli, Grand Comoro)
  • Congo, Democratic Republic of (Kinshasa)
  • Congo, Republic of (Brazzaville)
  • Cook Islands (Rarotonga, Aitutaki, Penrhyn)
  • Corfu (see Ionian Islands)
  • Corsica
  • Costa Rica
  • Crete
  • Croatia
  • Crozet (see French Southern & Antarctic Territory)
  • Cuba
  • Curacao
  • Cyprus, Republic of
  • Cyprus, Turkish Fed. State of
  • Czech Republic

Dahomey  Dzaoudzi

  • Dahomey (see Benin)
  • Davis (see Australian Antarctic Territory)
  • Denmark
  • Diego Garcia (see British Indian Ocean Territory)
  • Djibouti
  • Dodecanese Islands (Rhodes)
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Dubai
  • Dutch New Guinea (see Irian Jaya)
  • Dzaoudzi (see Mayotte)

Easter Island  Ethiopa

  • Easter Island
  • Ecuador
  • Eire (see Ireland, Republic of)
  • Egypt in Africa
  • Egypt in Asia (Sinai Peninsula)
  • El Salvador
  • Ellice Islands (see Tuvalu)
  • Enderbury (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • England
  • Eniwetok (see Marshall Islands, Republic of)
  • Equatorial Guinea (Fernando Pṓ, Bioko Island, Malabo)
  • Equatorial Guinea (Rio Muni, Bata)
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia

Fakaofu  Futuna

  • Fakaofu (see Tokelau Islands)
  • Falkland Islands
  • Falkland Islands Dependencies (British Antarctica,Graham Land, South Shetland, South Sandwich, South Georgia, South Orkney)
  • Fanning (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • Faroe Islands
  • Farquhar (see Zil Elwannyen Sesel)
  • Fernando do Noronha
  • Fernando Poo (see Equatorial Guinea)
  • Fiji Islands
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • French Guinea
  • French Polynesia (Tahiti,Tuamotu, Austral, Gambier)
  • French Southern & Antarctic Territory (Kerguelen,Crozet, Amsterdam, St. Paul)
  • Fujeirah
  • Funafuti (see Tuvalu)
  • Futuna (see Wallis & Futuna Islands)

Gabon  Guyana

  • Gabon
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Gambia
  • Gambier (see French Polynesia)
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana (Gold Coast, British Togoland)
  • Gibraltar
  • Gilberts (see Kiribati)
  • Glorioso (see Reunion & Deps.)
  • Gold Coast (see Ghana)
  • Graham Land (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • Grand Comoro (see Comoro Islands)
  • Greece
  • Greenland (Kalaallit Nunaat)
  • Grenada & Deps. (Carriacou, Grenadines)
  • Grenadines (see Grenada & Deps., St. Vincent & Deps.)
  • Guadalcanal
  • Guadeloupe & Deps.(Marie Galante)
  • Margarita Island (see Nueva Esparta)
  • Guam
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey & Deps. (Alderney, Herm, Sark, Channel Islands)
  • Guiana (see French Guiana)
  • Guinea (French)
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana (British Guiana)

Hainan  Hungary

  • Hainan Island
  • Haiti
  • Hawaiian Islands
  • Heard (see Australian Antarctic Territory)
  • Herm (see Guernsey & Deps.)
  • Herzegovina (see Bosnia & Herzegovina)
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Howland (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • Hungary

Iceland  Izmir

  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesian Borneo (see Kalimantan)
  • Ionian Islands (Corfu, etc.)
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Ireland, Republic of (Eire)
  • Ireland, Northern (Ulster)
  • Irian Jaya (Dutch New Guinea)
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Istanbul (see Turkey in Europe)
  • Italian Somaliland (see Somalia)
  • Italy
  • Ivory Coast
  • Iwo Jima (see Ogasawara)
  • Izmir (see Turkey in Asia)

Jamaica  Juan Fernandez

  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Java
  • Jeju Island (South Korea)
  • Jersey (Channel Islands)
  • Jordan
  • Juan Fernandez Islands (Robinson Crusoe Island)

Kalaallit  Kyrgyzstan

  • Kalaallit Nunaat (see Greenland)
  • Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo)
  • Kaliningrad
  • Kashmir
  • Kazakhstan
  • Keeling (see Cocos Islands)
  • Kenya
  • Kerguelen (see French Southern & Antarctic Territory)
  • Kinshasa (see Congo, Democratic Republic of)
  • Kiribati (Gilberts,Tarawa, Ocean Island)
  • Korea, North (Democratic People’s Repbublic of Korea)
  • Korea, South (Republic of Korea)
  • Kosovo
  • Kosrae (see Micronesia, Fed.States of )
  • Kuwait
  • Kwajalein (see Marshall Islands, Republic of)
  • Kyrgyzstan

Lakshadweep  Luxembourg

  • Lakshadweep
  • Lampedusa
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Leeward Islands, French (St. Martin)
  • Leeward Islands, Netherlands (Saba, St. Eustatius)
  • Lesotho (Basutoland)
  • Lesser Sunda Islands (Bali,Timor, Indonesia)
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Line/Phoenix Islands (Palmyra, Fanning, Christmas, Canton, Enderbury, Howland)
  • Lithuania
  • Lord Howe Island
  • Loyalty Islands (see New Caledonia & Deps.)
  • Luxembourg

Macau  Myanmar

  • Macau
  • Macedonia
  • Macquarie (see Australian Antarctic Territory)
  • Madagascar
  • Madeira
  • Majuro (see Marshall Islands, Republic of)
  • Malawi (Nyasaland)
  • Malaysia
  • Maldive Islands
  • Mali
  • Mallorca (see Balearic Islands)
  • Malta
  • Marie Galante (see Guadeloupe & Deps.)
  • Mariehamn (see Aland Islands)
  • Marquesas Islands
  • Marshall Islands, Republic of (Majuro, Kwajalein, Eniwetok)
  • Martinique
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius & Deps. (Agalega, St. Brandon)
  • Mawson (see Australian Antarctic Territory)
  • Mayotte (Dzaoudzi)
  • Melilla (see Morocco,Spanish)
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia, Fed.States of (Pohnpei, Kosrae, Chuuk,Yap,Caroline Islands)
  • Midway Island
  • Minorca (see Balearic Islands)
  • Miquelon (see St. Pierre & Miquelon)
  • Moheli (see Comoro Islands)
  • Moldova
  • Moluka
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia, Rep.
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco, Kingdom of
  • Morocco,Spanish (Ceuta, Melilla)
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar (Burma)

Nakhichevan  Oman

  • Nakhichevan
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles (see St. Maarten)
  • Netherlands Guiana (see Suriname)
  • Nevis (see St. Kitts & Nevis)
  • New Britain (see Bismarck Archipelago)
  • New Caledonia & Deps. (Noumea, Loyalty Islands)
  • Nueva Esparta (Margarita Island)
  • New Georgia (see Solomon Islands)
  • New Hebrides Islands (see Vanuatu)
  • New Ireland (see Bismarck Archipelago)
  • New Zealand
  • New Zealand Antarctica (Ross Dependency)
  • Nicaragua
  • Nicobar Islands (see Andaman-Nicobar Islands)
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • North Borneo (see Sabah)
  • Northern Marianas (Saipan, Tinian)
  • Northern Rhodesia (see Zambia)
  • Norway
  • Norwegian Antarctica (Queen Maud Land, Bouvet)
  • Noumea (see New Caledonia & Deps.)
  • Nukualofa
  • Nunaat
  • Nyasaland (see Malawi)
  • Ocean Island (see Kiribati)
  • Ogasawara (Bonin, Volcano Island, Iwo Jima)
  • Okinawa (see Ryukyu Islands)
  • Oman

Pago Pago  Queen Maud Land

  • Pago Pago (see American Samoa)
  • Pakistan
  • Palau, Republic of
  • Palestine
  • Palmer Peninsula (see Argentine Antarctica and Chilean Antarctica)
  • Palmyra (see Line/Phoenix Islands)
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Penrhyn (see Cook Islands)
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Phoenix/Line Islands (Palmyra, Fanning, Christmas, Canton, Enderbury, Howland)
  • Pitcairn Island
  • Pohnpei (see Micronesia, Fed.States of )
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Principe (see Sao Tome & Principe)
  • Providencia (see San Andres & Providencia)
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Queen Maud Land (see Norwegian Antarctica)

Raratonga  Ryukyu Islands

  • Rarotonga(see Cook Islands)
  • Ras Al Khaimah
  • Redonda (see Antigua)
  • Reunion & Deps. (Tromelin, Glorioso)
  • Rhodes (see Dodecanese Islands)
  • Rio Muni (see Equatorial Guinea)
  • Robinson Crusoe Island (see Juan Fernandez Islands)
  • Rodriguez Island
  • Romania
  • Ross Dependency (see New Zealand Antarctica)
  • Russia
  • Russia in Asia (see Siberia)
  • Rwanda
  • Ryukyu Islands (Okinawa)

Saba  Syria

  • Saba (see Leeward Islands, Netherlands)
  • Sabah (No. Borneo)
  • Saipan (see Northern Marianas)
  • Samoa (Apia)
  • Samoa, American (Pago Pago)
  • San Andres & Providencia
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome & Principe
  • Sarajevo (see Bosnia & Herzegovina)
  • Sarawak
  • Sardinia
  • Sark (see Guernsey & Deps.)
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Scotland
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Sharjah
  • Siberia (Russia in Asia)
  • Sicily
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sikkim
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands (Guadalcanal, New Georgia,Tulagi)
  • Somalia (Italian Somaliland)
  • Somaliland (British)
  • South Africa
  • South Georgia (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • South Orkney (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • South Sandwich (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • South Shetland (see Falkland Islands Dependencies)
  • Southern Rhodesia (see Zimbabwe)
  • Spain
  • Spanish Sahara (see Western Sahara)
  • Spitsbergen (Svalbard, Bear Island)
  • Sri Lanka (Ceylon)
  • Srpska
  • St. Barts
  • St. Brandon (see Mauritius & Deps.)
  • St. Croix(see Virgin Islands, U.S.)
  • St. Eustatius (see Leeward Islands, Netherlands)
  • St. Helena
  • St. John(see Virgin Islands, U.S.)
  • St. Kitts & Nevis
  • St. Lucia
  • St. Maarten (formerly Netherlands Antilles)
  • St. Martin (see Leeward Islands, French)
  • St. Paul (see French Southern & Antarctic Territory)
  • St. Pierre & Miquelon
  • St. Thomas (see Virgin Islands, U.S.)
  • St. Vincent & Deps. (Bequia, Canouan Grenadines)
  • Sudan, North
  • Sudan, South
  • Sulawesi (Celebes, Indonesia)
  • Sumatra (Indonesia)
  • Suriname (Netherlands Guiana)
  • Svalbard (see Spitsbergen)
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syria

Tahiti  Tuvalu

  • Tahiti (see French Polynesia)
  • Taiwan. R.O.C.
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanganyika (see Tanzania)
  • Tanzania (Tanganyika)
  • Tarawa (see Kiribati)
  • Tasmania
  • Thailand
  • Tibet
  • Timor, Indonesia (see Lesser Sunda Islands)
  • Timor Leste
  • Tinian (see Northern Marianas)
  • Tobago (see Trinidad)
  • Togo
  • Tokelau Islands (Fakaofu, Atafu, Union)
  • Tonga (Nukualofa)
  • Tortola (see Virgin Islands, British)
  • Trans Dniester
  • Trinidad & Tobago
  • Tristan da Cunha
  • Tromelin (see Reunion & Deps.)
  • Tuamotu (see French Polynesia)
  • Tulagi (see Solomon Islands)
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey in Asia (Anatolia, Ankara, Izmir)
  • Turkey in Europe (Istanbul)
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu (Ellice Islands, Funafuti, Vaitapu)

Uganda  Uzbekistan

  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • Ulster (see Ireland, Northern)
  • Umm Al Qaiwain
  • Union Island (see Tokelau Islands)
  • United States (continental)
  • Upper Volta (see Burkina Faso)
  • Uruguay
  • Urundi (see Burundi)
  • Uzbekistan

Vaitapu  Volcano Island

  • Vaitapu (see Tuvalu)
  • Vanuatu (New Hebrides Islands)
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands, British (Tortola, etc.)
  • Virgin Islands, U.S. (St. Croix, St. John, St. Thomas)
  • Volcano Island (see Ogasawara)

Wake Island  Zimbabwe

  • Wake Island
  • Wales
  • Wallis & Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara (Spanish Sahara)
  • Yap (see Micronesia, Fed.States of )
  • Yemen
  • Yerevan (see Armenia)
  • Zambia (No. Rhodesia)
  • Zanzibar
  • Zil Elwannyen Sesel (Aldabra, Farquhar, Amirante Is.)
  • Zimbabwe (So. Rhodesia)

NOTE: This list is recognized by the world as the standard of countries and territories that are politically, ethnologically or geographically different.