Are you planning on using your passport in 2012? According to a Travel-Ticker survey of 2,301 people, Italy is the most popular overseas travel spot for the coming year, with 43 percent citing it as one of their “dream destinations.”

Australia was the second-most chosen destination, with 38 percent saying they’d really like to visit the island contintent, followed by England at 27 percent.

Traditional vacation destinations Bahamas and France rounded out the top five.

[PR Newswire]