Travel Tips

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Traveling is the most fun you can ever have, as far as I’m concerned. Nevertheless, there are always precautions and certain things you can do to make it happy, extraordinary experience ever!

TRAVEL TIPS

Tips for Traveling to Central America

There are some essentials you must always remember when packing for Central America.

Have a Great Road Trip # 9

The ninth of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about planning unexpected stops.

Have a Great Road Trip # 8

The eighth of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about never waiting until the gas tank is empty to look for a gas station.

Have a Great Road Trip # 7

The Seventh of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about never forgetting to put on some sunscreen.

Have a Great Road Trip # 6

The Sixth of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about taking turns when driving.

Have a Great Road Trip # 5

The fifth of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about avoiding traffic.

Have a Great Road Trip # 4

The fourth of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This is a safety tip.

Have a Great Road Trip # 2

The second of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip. This one is about food.

Have a Great Road Trip # 1

The first of a series of travel tips for those planning a road trip.

Bring An Extra Change of Clothes

Find out why carrying an extra set of clothes is helpful when traveling with small kids.

Avoid Going to Jail When Traveling

Stay out of jail when traveling to a foreign country. Find out how.

No More Air Pressure in your Ears

This travel tip about relieving air pressure in your ears when traveling by plane.

Making Friends with Hotel’s Employees

Find out why it’s a good idea to become friends with the staff of the hotel you are staying in.

Traveling By Bus In Central America

A travel tip to make you trip by bus a lot more comfortable.

Don’t Let The World Know Where Your Wallet Is

Here is some advice on how to keep your money away from the thieves radar.

33 Travel Tips For Central America

33 travel tips that will help make your Central American trip more exciting and problem-less.

Precautions You Might Want to Take With Your Luggage

Some things that you should keep in mind regarding to your luggage when traveling by plane.

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 6

This is the sixth and final post of the travel tip series that will give you some ideas on how to have the perfect honeymoon.

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 5

Check out the fifth of the travel tip series that will give you some ideas on how to have the perfect honeymoon.

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 4

The fourth travel tip of the honeymoon series about why taking a break is important.

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 3

The third tip of the honeymoon series about the disadvantages of taking your spouse’s name in your honeymoon.

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 2

This is the second of the travel tip series that will give you some ideas on how to have the perfect honeymoon

How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon # 1

Welcome to the first of a series of tips that will help you achieve the perfect honeymoon!

How to Keep Your Money Safe and Dry

This is a travel tip on how to keep your money safe during your vacation.

A Couple of Things to Consider When Flying While Pregnant

Traveling while pregnant can be done and comfortably, this tip will show you how.

Separating Your Beach Luggage

This is an advice on how to pack your beach clothes.

Traveling With Small Kids For The First Time?

This is a tip for all those new parents that want to travel with their small kids.

How to Learn More About Local Culture

Find out the best way to get to know the local culture from the country or town you’re visiting

Enjoying Foreign Food

Learn why trying the local dishes of the country you are visiting can make your vacation even better.

How Not to Gain Weight on Your Vacation

Here are 4 fabulous ideas on how to avoid gaining weight on your vacation.

Eat Safely When Traveling To Central America

This travel tip has some advice on what kind of food is safe when traveling to Central America.

Useful Advice For Gifts When Traveling

In it you will find some tips to avoid having trouble with your gifts at the airport.

How To Relax When Traveling With Kids

Travel with kids without worrying about them getting lost by following this travel tip.

How Much Is It?

Even though prices may vary in different regions of Guatemala you might want to have some reference.

Women: A New Use For Old Pantyhose

Keep you money and documents safe using an old pantyhose.

Guys Get A Mugger’s Wallet

This is an advice that is going to help avoid being robbed by fooling the thieves.

A New Packing Method

This packing method will help you keep you clothes wrinkle free and organized while traveling.

Check out the Countryside

A travel tip that will show you how to get a better experience while traveling.

Practice Your Spanish

Find out why practicing your Spanish can make your Central American Vacation great.

Chicken Buses – Go At Your Own Risk!

This travel tip will tell you why it’s a good idea to avoid chicken buses while traveling in Central America.

Ask Before Taking Pictures

Learn why you shouldn’t take pictures of Guatemalan kids without the parent’s permission.

Season Matters When Traveling To Costa Rica

This is an advice on what is the best season to travel to Costa Rica for lower rates and the best deals.

The Best Season To Visit Guatemala

Find out what’s the best season to travel to Guatemala for lower rates and the best deals.

Don’t Leave Home Without Sunscreen

The reason why sunscreen is a must have when traveling to Central America.

Safety Tips When Traveling in Guatemala

Here are 5 advices that will help you have a more relaxed Guatemalan vacation.

Costa Rican Water

Most people traveling in Costa Rica are concerned about how clean the water really is. Here are some facts about it.

Parking in Antigua Guatemala

Here are some regulations you must know if you are driving in Antigua Guatemala.

Kid Essential

This essential travel accessory for kids will help you relax when traveling.

More Traveling with Kids

Something that some of us travelers forget when going on a trip with small kids.

Flying With Kids Can Be Fun!

These tips will make your flight with kids a fun experience.

Overcoming Jet Lag

Some advice on how to overcome jet lag when traveling.

Register Your Trip to Guatemala – And Feel Safe!

Find out what is trip registering and how to do it in Guatemala.

Register Your Trip

Find out how to register your trip if you are leaving the US.

Money to Change or Not to Change

Take a look at the pros and cons of changing money in Costa Rica.

Travel Off Season

Find out how traveling off season can save you some money.

Airport Taxis

Central America and every country in the world, has it’s share of crime. The most start with taxis at the airport. Here is how to avoid it.

Obvious Stuff We Sometimes Overlook

Here are some useful and important tips for travelers that we seem to overlook!

Blend with the Crowd

Why not looking like a tourist can keep you safe and why photocopying everything can keep you out of trouble.

Pack Well and In Advance

Here is some advice on how to pack so you don’t forget anything.

Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend (or Worst Enemy)

How bringing jewelry to any Central American country can make your trip less enjoyable.

4 Things to Pack and Not Feel Guilty About

There are 4 things you can pack that won’t weigh you down too much without being essential.

Emergency Number

Take a look at Costa Rica’s emergency number.

Waiting is the Hardest Part…

When visiting Costa Rica you must bring comfortable shoes, sunscreen, a raincoat and lots of patience.

Get a Guide

Learn why I highly recommend at least one day with a guided tour driver of your own.

Using Ziploc Bags

Ziploc bags are a must have in Costa Rica, and lots of them.

$60 Passports

Do you know how much an American, Canadian or European passport goes for on the black market? Do you know how much it costs to replace it?

Long Road Trip Boredom Solved

The trick for solving the kid’s boredom in a road trip or flight.

Traveling with Kids – Let them Get Wet!

Discover the trick for happy kids during family vacations.

Women Travelers – Do You Know Where Your Purse Is?

Is carrying a bag during vacation really necessary?

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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!

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