Author Archives: Marina Kuperman Villatoro

About Marina Kuperman Villatoro

Marina Kuperman Villatoro CEO of TravelExperta.com, a travel resource site to inspire families to travel with kids of all ages. Marina has been an expat 10+ years in Central America raising 2 boys in a multicultural, trilingual household. She travels all over the world with her family to give first hand experiences of where to eat, stay and play with kids. Needless to say, it’s never boring! Join Marina on Facebook and Twitter for more unique and boutique family travel!

Kid Friendly Vacations – 4 of the Best Activities

Going on a vacation with kids can feel overwhelming at times when choosing the best activities to keep their short attention spans entertained. Many parents go on vacation with their children only to find when they arrive they are focused … Continue reading

Tomtom Adventurer GPS Outdoor Watch – Perfect for Hiking Lovers

Hiking is my biggest passion. It is an activity where I get to challenge myself, enjoy nature and meet awesome people. So I am constantly looking for products or anything really to make the experience even more enjoyable. Because of … Continue reading

Should I Hire a Bilingual Nanny to Teach My Children a Second Language?

Moving your family to a new country can be tough – especially when you don’t speak the language. Could hiring a bilingual nanny help your children integrate? Relocating your family to an entirely new country can be incredibly tough. From … Continue reading

Tech for Tired Travelers: Essential Apps and Gadgets for Jet Lag

With 1.2 billion people worldwide traveling abroad in 2015 alone, it’s clear to see that taking trips far from home is at an all-time high. Whilst vacations abroad often provide the ultimate combination of both relaxation and fun, there is … Continue reading

Stowe Mountain Resort – Multi-Generational Fun

Visiting the same place several times for me is a huge rarity since there are sooooo many places in the world to visit. So when I return to a place, especially more than two times, in my Travel Experta opinion … Continue reading

The Evolution Of The Modern Casino From 1638 To Modern Times

The very first gambling house sanctioned by the government opened in 1638. Since then the casino/resort evolved, culminating with its biggest popularity boom during the eighties thanks to the development of Las Vegas. In 2017 the modern casino is much … Continue reading

Moving Abroad – 5 Travel-Based Ways To Find a New Place To Live

Finding a new place to live isn’t always the easiest thing to do. And some people will say that the internet age has made it far more efficient, because you can do a ton of research online to find out … Continue reading

Snowmobile Tours – Sign Up NOW Before They are Fully Booked!

Some tours you take in your life will set your soul on fire. Will give you such a thrill you’ll be energized for hours and hours after. Snowmobiling at Smugglers Notch did just that to my hubby and me. And he’s … Continue reading

Borneo Travel – 3 Things to Do When You Travel to the Island

Borneo is a large island that belongs partly to Malaysia, Brunei and to Indonesia located in Southeast Asia. This is a wonderful place with a warm climate and gorgeous natural beauties that everyone has to see at least once in … Continue reading

Timeshares – Yes or No?

As you might already be aware of my family’s favorite accommodation style is vacation rentals. They allow us all of the privacy that we like while still offering the amenities of hotels such as cleaning and cooking. And most cases … Continue reading

Smugglers Notch Resort a Land of Limitless Winter Activities Part II

When you think of winter activities the first thing that usually comes to mind is obviously snowboarding or skiing. And for good reason, since these are usually the magnet for most resorts. Smuggler’s Notch Resort is no different. Being a … Continue reading

Handpicked List Of 7 Android Travel Apps

Travelling is nowadays so much more fun because of the evolution of technology. We can compare prices online and plan every single little detail. Since most people own a smartphone these days, it is obvious that many travel apps were … Continue reading

Why Staying at Smugglers Notch Resort for JUST Three Days is a Bad Idea – Part I

One thing about raising tropical kids in Central America is that they YEARN for snow. I grew up in snow. So for me it’s not a novelty. And quite frankly, it’s been over 20 years that I’ve experienced it, and memory … Continue reading

Self drive Cars Rentals in Delhi – A new way to Travel

It comes as a shock to some but Delhi is one of the fastest-expanding cities in India. With Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, and many other tourist attractions situated in New Delhi, to reach all of them at one’s … Continue reading

Norway Travel: Putting Together a Fun Family Vacation

When it comes to taking a family vacation, the number of places you could choose to visit are seemingly endless. You want to go somewhere that will maximize the time you have with your family, all the meanwhile offering up … Continue reading

3 Must-Have Items For Beach Vacations

Spending a holiday at the beach is a great way to relax and unwind while spending hours in the sand, playing in the water, or getting a little extra vitamin D. Especially if you only are able to visit the … Continue reading

10 Reasons To Visit South Africa In 2017

When it’s time to pick a country to visit, you’ll discover South Africa is one of those nations where the hardest thing is choosing what not to do. Obviously there’s eccentric, appealing Cape Town, with its dynamic food and breathtaking … Continue reading

Magellan Travel MiVue DashCam

Confession – I drive a 2009 Toyato Yaris. Why is this important to know? Well, since I’ve driven plenty of newer cars I know the one thing that I’m truly missing out on is a camera showing me what is … Continue reading

4 New Holiday Destinations for Family in 2017

If you are thinking of travelling with your family in 2017, it’s time for you to start planning. Want to discover a new destination but not sure where to go? We’ve got you covered! Check out below for 4 family-friendly … Continue reading

6 Essential Travel Tips for Online Students

If you’re an online student and are planning a trip of some sort, it is important to be thoroughly prepared. However, many people who are new to traveling or online learning may not know the steps necessary to enjoy a … Continue reading