A globetrotting woman hopes to break a Guinness World Record by becoming the fastest female to travel to all 196 countries.
Cassie De Pecol, 27, from Washington, Connecticut, embarked on her journey in July of 2015 and now she is nearing the end of her epic mission to visit all 193 sovereign nations plus Taiwan, Kosovo and Palestine.
So far the intrepid traveller has ticked off 180 countries and taken over 254 flights in just over 15 months. She has an estimated 45 days left to complete her whirlwind adventure.
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