The 10 countries you must visit, by the first woman to see them all

In November Telegraph Travel reported that Cassie De Pecol was on her way to becoming the fastest person to visit every country in the world. We can now impart that she has succeeded in her quest, becoming the first documented woman to step foot in all 196 nations bustling for space on this planet.

Here, the Connecticut native tells Telegraph Travel the 10 countries in the world everyone must visit.