does a US permanent resident require a visa to travel to europe?
The US permanent residency does not count in Europe. Your visa requirement is solely dependent upon your citizenship. There are a total of 47 countries in Europe of which 25 have concluded a common travel agreement (Schengen acquis), form a common travel zone, and have common entry requirements.
Those are Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland.
You may travel visa-free for 90 days in a 6 month period as tourist if you hold a passport of Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong (SAR), Israel, Japan, Liechtenstein, Macao (SAR), Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, USA, Uruguay, Vatican City, and Venezuela.
Countries not belonging to the Schengen zone like the United Kingdom and Ireland have a different visa-free list. If you are a citizen of Andorra, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Dominica, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Honduras, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Kiribati, Korea (Republic of), Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Namibia, Nauru, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Santa Lucia, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Switzerland, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, USA, Uruguay, Vatican City, Vanuatu, and Venezuela you may travel visa-free to the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Please check the attached source provided if you plan to visit other European countries.
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