US Or Schengen Visa Holder? Here’s A Full List Of Countries You Can Go To

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While there’s a long list of visa-free destinations that await Philippine passport holders, big countries such as Japan, China, South Korea, USA, as well as Australia, Germany, France, United Kingdom still require a visa for both vacation and business purposes.

With this piece of certificate comes power, and this is particularly true if you hold a US visa and/or Schengen visa. That’s because both types of visa provide access to more than just one country.

By having your passport stamped with any of the two, you can expand your travel options and take on more countries around the world.

US Visa

B1/B2 or Business/Tourist visa is for people traveling to the US and its other territories for temporary business, leisure, or medical purposes.

The B1 visa type is acquired by and granted to professionals for conventions or business negotiations, while the B2 visa type is for applicants who are traveling for recreational, medical, or social service purposes.

Country Requirements/days of allowable stay for US Visa holders
Turkey Secure a single-entry e-visa and stay up to 30 days
Belize Obtain visa upon arrival (for multiple entry US visa holders)
Dominican Republic Apply for a tourist card
Mexico Visa-free up to 180 days
Cuba Obtain visa upon arrival and stay up to 30 days
Guatemala Visa upon arrival and stay up to 90 days
El Salvador Visa-free up to 90 days
Honduras Visa upon arrival and stay up to 90 days
Nicaragua Visa upon arrival and stay up to 90 days
Albania Visa-free
Montenegro Visa-free
Panama Provide proof of exit within 90 days of stay
Serbia Visa-free
Bahamas Access for 24 hours when on a cruise; should secure a transit visa when coming from the US
Turks and Caicos Access for 24 hours when on a cruise; secure a transit visa when coming from the US
Virgin Islands Access for 24 hours when on a cruise; should secure a transit visa when coming from the US
Antigua and Barbuda Access for 24 hours when on a cruise; should secure a transit visa when coming from the US
Bermuda Should have 45 remaining days before departure from US
Northern Marianas Islands Visa-free
Guam Visa-free
American Samoa Visa-free for up to 60 days

Schengen Visa

Schengen visa allows its holder to access the Schengen area without border controls in between the participating countries.

According to the European Commission, a Schengen visa holder can transit through or stay in the territory of a Schengen state for a duration of no more than 90 days in any 180-day period.

Belgium Liechtenstein Slovakia
Denmark Lithuania Slovenia
Estonia Luxembourg Spain
Finland Malta Switzerland
France Monaco Sweden
Greece The Netherlands The Czech Republic
Iceland Norway Germany
Italy Poland Hungary
Latvia Portugal Austria

Note to applicants: If you are intending to visit more than one Schengen country and do not have a main destination, you should apply at the embassy or consulate of the first Schengen country on your travel itinerary.

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