11/03/2010 03:19 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

10 Up & Coming Countries In 2011

Where in the world should you go next year? Our in-house travel experts, including Lonely Planet co-founder Tony Wheeler, have chosen their top 10 countries for next year based on scores for topicality, excitement, value for money and...that special X-factor. Here they are, in order of rank, from Lonely Planet's latest book: Best in Travel 2011.

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