The Key to Fun!


Sparkling Key is all about fun, and what could be more fun than a well-deserved vacation? Whether you prefer a relaxing beach vacation or an exciting outdoor sport, a day full of sightseeing or just sampling the local cuisine, check out some of our top travel tips to inspire your next trip!

Where to go

China's Zhangye Danxia National Geological Park
China’s Zhangye Danxia National Geological Park
The world is literally brimming with possibilities. It can be so hard to narrow down where to go, but our travel experts have you covered! Get inspired by some of the top travel destinations of 2019.
Crater Lake National Park in Oregon, USA
If a road trip is more your speed, there are plenty of gorgeous natural beauties around the United States. Need help deciding? Check out this hilarious collection of Yelp reviews for North American national parks.
Creepy dolls in trees
Isla de las Munecas or, the Island of the Dolls just south of Mexico City
Want something a little more unique? Have you ever heard of ‘ghost tourism?’ You can travel to unique places around the world in search of the supernatural and paranormal. See some of our creepiest ideas here!
For a totally different type of adventure, try going off the beaten path, and get to know the local people. That is what this photographer did in her trip through rural India. Her photos show a whole different side of travel!

What to try

I’m not gonna lie, one of my top motivators for any trip is what delicious local foods I’ll get to try. Of course, if you find a favorite it can be hard to find or recreate it back home! Check out our lists of the world’s most beautiful desserts you’ll want to Instagram, strangest delicacies we DARE you to try, and, if you party just a bit to hard, obscure hangover cures.

What to wear

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West
Shopping for your trip is half the fun! But don’t forget the outfit for your plane ride – whether a short hop or a red-eye, you are going to need the perfect balance of comfort and style. Get inspired by these stars’ airport outfits. Just as important? What not to wear. Traveling somewhere new doesn’t mean you have to look like an outsider! Does it?


This little device is an absolute GAME CHANGER when it comes to communicating in real time or learning the language before you go. Snag one for yourself!

Getting around

Woman navigates with paper map and smartphone
We are so lucky these days to have all kinds of apps for booking flights, comparing hotels, navigation, and hailing cars – they are truly a godsend when you touch down in a strange city! But don’t forget safety – some countries have weaker background checks on ride-sharing or home-sharing. Always do your research.

Coming home

When you get home, we just hope you get a warm welcome from some good friends like these.