Photograph by George F. Mobley
From Uganda to Quito, Raja Ampat to Memphis, 20 wildly diverse places make our wanderlust list for the new year.
It's time to start planning your adventures for 2012. Here are Traveler magazine's 20 best places in the world to visit, including Virunga Volcanoes.
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