Lexie Alford might look like the girl next door. But there is something special about her. Recently, she has broken a record by being the youngest person to have visited all the sovereign nations in the world. But it has not been an easy ride, there have been a lot of obstacles along the way. She’s traveled to 196 countries, some of them being the least accessible ones. As a result, she has a Guinness World Record in her name. But there’s a lot more in this story – 1. 21-Year-Old Lexie Alford Is The Youngest American To Travel All Over The World According to her website, she has traveled to every sovereign nation. Thatâ€™s about 196 countries in all. She has even documented her amazing journey in a spectacular fashion on Instagram. You can even check out her travelogue on her website, which has some of the most awesome trip pictures across the world. She can be easily labeled as the female version of fictional character of Phineas Fogg, who went around the world in 80 days.