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Open Thread for July 14!

By SparkLifeJuly 14, 2014
"Not all those who wander are lost." -J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com to be featured on... More  →
Open Thread for July 14!

The Summer Travel Guide to YOUR Hometown!

By Abbey ClarkeJune 13, 2014
First thing’s first! Stop by that hole in the ground, the one about a half-mile up the smaller of the two creeks... More  →
The Summer Travel Guide to YOUR Hometown!

Career Wha? The Human Rights Advocate!

By Janet ManleyMarch 13, 2014
Career Wha? is designed to give you a little insight into different careers, because lots of teens have no clue what to... More  →
Career Wha? The Human Rights Advocate!

The Most and Least Romantic Places in the World for a First Kiss

By ShivaniFebruary 6, 2014
When it comes to first kisses, people become strangely romantic. Even the most hardened cynic melts a little when hearing or recounting... More  →
The Most and Least Romantic Places in the World for a First Kiss

Around the World In 30 Butts

By Bailey_SwilleyNovember 27, 2013
For all you Sparklers who are world travelers or long to be someday, you're going to need this guide so you know... More  →
Around the World In 30 Butts

Top 10 Places to Visit on the Shoulders of Justin Bieber's Bodyguards

By Janet ManleyOctober 1, 2013
Tour de Belieber moved across East Asia this week, with the pop prince soaking up some of the culture and making the... More  →
Top 10 Places to Visit on the Shoulders of Justin Bieber's Bodyguards

How to Have an International Summer without Leaving the Country

By Ashley Brooke RobertsJuly 2, 2013
Emily went to Europe AGAIN with her family this Summer? David’s volunteering in Mexico? Your neighbor three doors down who’s name you... More  →
How to Have an International Summer without Leaving the Country

The Ten Types of Plane Sleepers

By ShivaniJune 3, 2013
It’s almost officially summer, and the travel season is starting to ramp up. Family vacations have been planned and packed for,... More  →
The Ten Types of Plane Sleepers

All The Things I Wore In Turkey

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 12, 2012
Last month, I took a fantabulous vacation to the most multicultural and far-away place I've ever been: Istanbul! And in between drinking... More  →
All The Things I Wore In Turkey

25 Reasons to Celebrate November 21st!

By Dan_BergsteinNovember 21, 2012
What could possibly be the 25 reasons to celebrate on the busiest travel day of the year? Behold! 1. Traveling sucks, but at... More  →
25 Reasons to Celebrate November 21st!