How's your Egyptian? Your Cantonese? Hungarian? The strong Aussie dollar makes many destinations more affordable, beyond the usual haunts in America and Europe.
The mud-brick forts of the High Atlas fended off invaders for centuries - until Hollywood came along, writes Lee Atkinson.
My husband and I are planning a trip to Ireland and France with a side tour of Spain, Portugal and Morocco.
On the trail of a pilgrim, Troy Nahumko discovers fresh whitewash and the drift back to a changed Tangier.
Lonely Planet has picked the brains of its authors, staff and travellers and come up with the top 10 countries to visit in 2010.
High in the Atlas Mountains in Morocco, Eithne Nightingale hears the echoes of history in ruined castles.
Cheaper airfares are compelling increasing numbers of people to book African safaris, Vietnamese bike tours, and Moroccan desert trips as a way to escape news of the depressed - and depressing - world economy.
Members of Australia's travel industry name their favourite places in the world.