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Top 10 countries to visit in 2011

Lonely Planet has drawn on the knowledge, passion and kilometres travelled by its staff, authors and online community to present the Top 10 Countries to visit in 2011.

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Survival of the slowest

On the climb of her life, Flip Byrnes discovers 'summit day' means a lot more than just reaching the top of Africa's highest mountain.

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All action ... exploring the Cu Chi tunnels in Vietnam.

Move in for the thrill

From adrenalin-seekers to families on a budget, there is an adventure for every stage of life, writes Belinda Jackson.

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Tanzania. Matemwe,Zanzibar.

Your questions

Can you recommend reputable companies that run Tanzania or Kenya tours for budget travellers?

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Out of Africa ... zebras quench their thirst.

Serengeti homecoming

Author Katherine Scholes returns to her birthplace and inspiration for her novels.

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