We’ve got jet setting on our minds and wanderlust in our eyes thanks to these incredible Spark travel stories. From India’s silk trade capital to a tourist-free Greek island, these guides from locals and in-the-know adventurers in our global Spark community will have you setting your flight alerts.
Explore the mystifying temple city of Kanchipuram, India
The brilliant temple motifs are rivaled only by gorgeous handwoven silk saris. A pioneer of the silk weaving trade takes you through her town in this Page:
Enjoy a city stroll in Bruges, Belgium.
We love this delightful video for highlighting the simple pleasures of walking through a new town. Charming pictures flash on the screen, like a Woody Allen title sequence.
See the heart of Provence like a local.
Travel company Pathbreakers has the guide to help you do it:
Experience the beauty of Greek islands.
And help revitalize a destination that welcomed refugees when many would not. One avid traveler tells you why this forgotten hot-spot is worthy of your vacation time:
Explore Scotland’s peaceful, pastoral north coast.
“Scotland exists in a time-warped utopian state, where clansmen in kilts wander wild hills and glens – with bonnie lassies in tow – in search of inspiration and adventure. Ah, paradise,” writes this author. Um, we want to go to there.
Glamp in the Himalayas
If the night sky looks this brilliant in a Page, imagine what it’s like in person.