Every year, the Henley Passport Index announces a ranking of
countries that boast the most and least powerful passport. Those considered the
“most powerful” are those that allow the greatest ease of travel for its
This “ease of travel” translates to the following: seamless travel
from one county to another, passport-holders being entitled to visa-free travel,
or countries that allow passport holders to travel with a visa-on-arrival option.
This year it was announced that Irish passport holders are entitled to travel to a staggering 184 countries in the…