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!

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

Vermont Cabin Rentals near Stowe and Smugglers Notch Resorts

Close your eyes. Now, imagine a winter’s wonderland. I can almost bet that the picture I have below is something that comes to mind either as your first or second image (after big Pine trees covered in snow). Vermont is … Continue reading

Travel Games for Kids – Crazy Chefs By Orchard Toys

What are fun travel games for kids? This is one of the most common questions I get asked by parents. Entertaining the kids is, without a doubt, one of the most important things one can do while traveling. Or not … Continue reading

Luxury Self Catering Holidays – Best way to Bring Back Traditional Vacation Style

Everyone quite obviously wants their vacation to be relaxing and tension-free one. For those who want to make the most of their vacation, self-catering holidays are the most convenient option. Self-catering holidays are best-suited for groups of families holidaying together. … Continue reading

Asian Destinations Aussies Should Visit in 2017

Let’s take a look at Asia to spot the best places that would make the most sense for Aussies looking for a travel getaway that will satisfy their craving for curiosity, lust for picturesque scenes, and unique activities. First things first, if you’re a seasoned … Continue reading

Benefits of Using an Airport Transportation Service

One of the biggest dilemma about flying starts with ‘how to get to the airport?’, especially when you are in a place other than your hometown. What do you do if you do not have anyone to pick you up … Continue reading

There is Nothing Better than French Alps in Summer. Here’s Why…

When somebody talks about Alps, snow covered mountains and white surroundings instantly come to mind. For the same reason, most people plan to visit the Alps during winter season only. However, contrary to the popular image, there is much more … Continue reading

Immerse Yourself in Kyoto Culture

Image by Ted Tsang There is a lot more to Kyoto than its countless world heritage temples and shrines. The city is also a great destination in which to experience some authentic Japanese traditions. You can access Kyoto from all … Continue reading

Guide to Buy the Best Budget Bluetooth Speakers

Travelling is a way of life, and everyone would agree that there is no life without music. Although, thanks to technology, you don’t have to miss this magical combination even for a while. Whether you are going for camping or … Continue reading

How to Travel More by Saving Money on Flights

If you are one of the many people who love to spend time travelling you want to maximise your budget so that you can take more trips. You will often find that air fares form a major part of your … Continue reading