Greece has kept its sixth spot ranking regarding the most powerful passport in the world, according to the Henley Passport Index. Japan has knocked Germany off the top spot on the list of the world’s most powerful passport, according to the new research, while the UK has fallen from third to fourth.
The ranking by Henley & Partners, a citizenship, and planning firm, takes into consideration how many countries can be visited without needing to apply for a visa. According to the Index, Greeks can travel to 174 countries around the world without applying for a visa, while Japanese citizens can travel to 189.
The rankings also reported that German passport holders can travel to 188 countries without a visa, while British citizens can visit 186 countries without one.