Be it hereby known that
Bill Altaffer
of Carmel Valley, California, USA,
has, by age 66 years, 3 months, 21 days, traveled to 715 places,
and is currently the #1 ranked traveler on earth.

Africa

Algeria, Angola (Angola (other), Cabinda Province), Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, DRC (Zaire), Djibouti, Egypt(Egypt (non-Sinai)), Equatorial Guinea (Bioko Island (Malabo), Rio Muni (Bata)), Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea (Conakry), Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe (Principe, Sao Tome Island), Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia (Puntland, Somalia (Other), Somaliland), South Africa (Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West Province, Northern Cape, Western Cape), Spain (Ceuta, Melilla), Sudan (Darfur, Southern Sudan, Sudan (Other)), Swaziland, Tanzania (Tanzania (Mainland), Zanzibar), Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara (Free Zone (Sahrawi-Controlled), Southern Provinces (Morocco-Controlled)), Zambia, Zimbabwe

Antarctica-Subantarctic

Argentina(Argentine Antarctica (to S. Pole)), Australia (Australian Antarctic Territory (to S. Pole), Macquarie Island), Chile(Chilean Antarctic Territory (to S. Pole)), France (Adelie Land (to S. Pole)), New Zealand (Ross Dependency (to S. Pole)), United Kingdom (British Antarctic Territory (to S. Pole), South Georgia, South Orkney Islands, South Sandwich Islands, South Shetland Islands)

Asia

Afghanistan, Armenia (Armenia (other), Nagorno-Karabakh), Azerbaijan (Azerbaijan (other), Nakhichevan), Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China (Aksai Chin, Anhui, Beijing (District), Chongqing (District), Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan Island, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hong Kong, Hubei, Hunan, Inner Mongolia, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Macau, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanghai (District), Shanxi, Shenzhen, Sichuan, Tianjin (District), Tibet, Xinjiang, Yunnan, Zhejiang), East Timor (East Timor (other), Oecussi), Georgia (Abkhazia, Ajaria, Republic of Georgia (other), South Ossetia), India (Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Delhi (NCT), Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir (except Ladakh), Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Ladakh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Pondicherry, Punjab State, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal), Indonesia (Irian Jaya, Java, Kalimantan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku Islands, Sulawesi, Sumatra), Japan (Chubu Region, Chugoku Region, Hokkaido, Kansai Region, Kanto Region, Kyushu Region, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku Region, Tohoku Region), Kazakhstan, Korea, North, Korea, South, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Malaysia (Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, Sarawak), Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal (Mustang, Kingdom (Upper, Lo Manthang), Nepal (other)), Pakistan (Pakistan (other), Pakistan-administered Kashmir), Philippines (Luzon (Northern), Mindanao (Southern), Visayas (Central)), Russia (Altai Krai, Altai Republic, Amur Oblast, Buryatia, Chelyabinsk Oblast, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Irkutsk Oblast, Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Kamchatka Krai, Kemerovo Oblast, Khabarovsk Krai, Khakassia, Khantia-Mansia, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Kurgan Oblast, Kuril Islands, Magadan Oblast, Novosibirsk Oblast, Omsk Oblast, Primorsky Krai, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Sakhalin Island, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Tomsk Oblast, Tuva, Tyumen Oblast, Yamalia, Zabaykalsky Krai), Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan R.O.C. (Taiwan (main island)), Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey(Anatolia), Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan (Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan (other)), Vietnam (North Vietnam, South Vietnam)

Atlantic Ocean

Brazil (Fernando de Noronha), Cape Verde, Denmark(Greenland), Iceland, Portugal (Azores, Madeira), Spain(Canary Islands), United Kingdom (Ascension Island, Bermuda, Falkland Islands, St. Helena, Tristan da Cunha)

Caribbean

Antigua and Barbuda (Antigua, Barbuda, Redonda), Bahamas, Barbados, Colombia(San Andres and Providencia), Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, France (Guadeloupe (and Deps.), Martinique, St. Barths, St. Martin), Grenada (Carriacou and Petite Martinique, Grenada), Haiti, Jamaica, Netherlands (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Maarten), St. Kitts and Nevis (Nevis, St. Kitts), St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines (Grenadines Parish, St. Vincent), Trinidad and Tobago (Tobago, Trinidad), United Kingdom (Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands), United States (Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands)

Central America

Belize, Costa Rica (Cocos Island, Costa Rica (mainland)), El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras (Honduras (mainland), Islas de la Bahia), Nicaragua (Corn Islands, Nicaragua), Panama (Panama (mainland), San Blas Islands)

Europe

Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium (Brussels-Capital Region, Flemish Region, Walloon Region), Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Srpska), Bulgaria, Croatia (Croatia (other), Istria), Cyprus (Republic of Cyprus, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus), Czech Republic, Denmark (Denmark, Faroe Islands), Estonia, Finland (Aland Islands, Finland (mainland)), France (Corsica, France), Germany (Busingen, Germany (other), Helgoland), Greece (Crete, Cyclades, Dodecanese Islands, Greece (other), Ionian Islands), Hungary, ITU (HQ - Geneva), Ireland, Republic of, Italy (Campione d'Italia, Italy (mainland), Pelagie Islands (and Pantelleria), Sardinia, Sicily), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Republic, Malta, Moldova (Gagauzia, Moldova (other), Trans Dniester), Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway (Bjornoya, Jan Mayen, Norway (mainland), Svalbard), Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia (Adygeya, Arkhangelsk Oblast, Astrakhan Oblast, Bashkortostan, Belgorod Oblast, Bryansk Oblast, Chechnya, Chuvashia, Franz Josef Land, Ingushetia, Ivanovo Oblast, Kabardino-Balkaria, Kaliningrad, Kalmykia, Kaluga Oblast, Karachay-Cherkessia, Karelia Republic, Kirov Oblast, Komi Republic, Kostroma Oblast, Krasnodar Krai, Kursk Oblast, Leningrad Oblast, Lipetsk Oblast, Mari El, Mordovia, Moscow (City), Moscow Oblast, Murmansk Oblast, Nenetsia, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Novgorod Oblast, Orenburg Oblast, Oryol Oblast, Penza Oblast, Perm Krai, Pskov Oblast, Rostov Oblast, Ryazan Oblast, Saint Petersburg (City), Samara Oblast, Saratov Oblast, Smolensk Oblast, Stavropol Krai, Tambov Oblast, Tatarstan, Tula Oblast, Tver Oblast, Udmurtia, Ulyanovsk Oblast, Vladimir Oblast, Volgograd Oblast, Vologda Oblast, Voronezh Oblast, Yaroslavl Oblast), San Marino, Serbia (Kosovo, Serbia (other)), Slovakia, Slovenia, Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Spain (Balearic Islands, Catalonia, Euskadi (Basque Country), Galicia, Llivia, Spain (Other)), Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey(Turkish Thrace), Ukraine (Crimea, Ukraine (Other)), United Kingdom (Alderney, England, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Herm, Isle of Man, Jersey, Lundy, Northern Ireland, Orkney Islands, Sark, Scilly Isles, Scotland, Shetland Islands, Sovereign Base Areas (Cyprus), Wales), Vatican City

Indian Ocean

Australia (Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands), Comoro Islands (Anjouan, Grand Comoro, Moheli), France (Mayotte, Reunion Island), India (Andaman Islands, Lakshadweep), Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius (Agalega (and St. Brandon), Mauritius (main island), Rodrigues Island), Seychelles (Aldabra Islands, Amirante Islands, Farquhar Group (Farquhar, Providence, St. Pierre), Seychelles (Inner Islands)), United Kingdom(British Indian Ocean Territory), Yemen(Socotra)

Middle East

Bahrain, Egypt(Sinai Peninsula), Iran, Iraq, Israel (Golan Heights, Israel (other)), Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman (Oman (other), Ras Musandam), Palestinian Territory (Gaza Strip, West Bank), Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah, Umm Al Qaiwain), Yemen

North America

Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Labrador, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon Territory), France(St. Pierre and Miquelon), Mexico (Aguascalientes, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Campeche, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Colima, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico D.F., Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, Revillagigedo Islands, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tabasco, Tamaulipas, Tlaxcala, Veracruz, Yucatan, Zacatecas), United Nations Headquarters (New York), United States (Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dry Tortugas, Florida, Georgia, State, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming)

Pacific Ocean

Australia (Australian Capital Territory, Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Norfolk Island, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, VIC (Victoria), Western Australia), Chile(Easter Island), Cook Islands (Cook Islands (Southern), Manihiki (and Penrhyn), Pukapuka), Federated States of Micronesia (Chuuk State, Kosrae State, Pohnpei State, Yap State), Fiji (Fiji Islands), France (Austral Islands, Clipperton Island, Gambier Islands, Loyalty Islands, Marquesas Islands, New Caledonia (mainland), Society Islands, Tuamotu Islands, Wallis and Futuna Islands), Japan (Minami Torishima (Marcus Island), Ogasawara, Parece Vela (Okino Torishima)), Kiribati (Central and Southern Line Islands (Caroline, Flint, Malden, Starbuck, Vostok), Gilbert Islands, Northern Line Islands (Christmas, Fanning, Washington), Phoenix Islands), Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Zealand (Chatham Islands, North Island, South Island, Tokelau Islands), Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea (Bougainville Province, New Britain, New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea (other), Trobriand Islands), Samoa, Solomon Islands (Solomon Islands (Main Group), Temotu Province (Santa Cruz Islands)), Tonga, Tuvalu, United Kingdom (Ducie Island, Henderson Island, Pitcairn Island), United States (American Samoa, Guam, Hawaiian Islands (including NW Islands), Johnston Atoll, Midway Island, Northern Marianas, Palmyra Atoll), Vanuatu

South America

Argentina (Buenos Aires (City), Buenos Aires Province, Catamarca Province, Chaco Province, Chubut Province, Cordoba Province, Corrientes Province, Entre Rios Province, Formosa Province, Jujuy Province, La Pampa Province, La Rioja Province, Mendoza Province, Misiones Province, Neuquen Province, Rio Negro Province, Salta Province, San Juan Province, San Luis Province, Santa Cruz Province, Santa Fe Province, Santiago del Estero Province, Tierra del Fuego (Argentinian), Tucuman Province), Bolivia, Brazil (Acre State, Alagoas, Amapa State, Amazonas, Brazil, Bahia, Brazilian Federal District, Ceara, Espirito Santo, Goias, Maranhao, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Para State, Paraiba, Parana State, Pernambuco, Piaui, Rio Grande do Norte, Rio Grande do Sul, Rio de Janeiro State, Rondonia, Roraima, Santa Catarina State, Sao Paulo State, Sergipe, Tocantins State), Chile (Chile (mainland), Juan Fernandez Islands), Colombia (Colombia (mainland)), Ecuador (Ecuador (Mainland), Galapagos Islands), France(French Guiana), Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

November 08, 2009
presented by
Charles A. Veley,
Founder, MostTraveledPeople.com