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How to Get to Central America

How to Get to Central America

There are many ways to travel and to visit the many countries and destinations of Central America. The most common ones are by land and by plane. But as we all know the most comfortable way to get to the Central American country you are interested in visiting

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Visiting Central America from the UK

Visiting Central America from the UK

Lately it seems that more and more travelers from Europe, especially the UK are visiting Central America. And I can completely understand why! Despite its new popularity Central America is a territory that hasn’t been explored by a lot of people, and

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Car Rentals in Central America

Car Rentals in Central America

Car Rentals are a great way to have freedom during your vacation. You can stop, detour and go at your own rhythm. I know that sometimes you want to experience what the local transportation has to offer but as a whole car rentals are a traveler’s best

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Visting and Experience The Magic of Hogwarts

Visting and Experience The Magic of Hogwarts

A lot of Travel Experta’s readers are not only visiting Central America, but they actually live here. And I get tons of queries about fun trips to do that is close to Central America for families. Florida is not only conveniently close, but has sooo

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Skiing – Latin America or Europe?

Skiing – Latin America or Europe?

This is a great, exciting sport for all ages that has become very popular among adventure travelers. This is a fun sport great for everyone from 3 year olds, budget travelers and people looking for a luxurious vacation. Now, how do you choose where you want

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica, The Perfect Place For Some Fun In The Sun!!

Tamarindo, Costa Rica, The Perfect Place For Some Fun In The Sun!!

Tamarindo is located in the North Western part of Costa Rica in the Guanacaste Provence.  Known for its’ beautiful pacific coastlines and almost year round ideal surf conditions, this vacation paradise has become a must visit location for tourists

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Which Type of Costa Rican Adventure Are You Searching For?

Which Type of Costa Rican Adventure Are You Searching For?

Are you planning to see the world, experience nature, see new sights and hear new sounds?  Costa Rica is a perfect adventure location thanks to the immense diversity that this country offers.  Safely nestled between two oceans, and both North and

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Exploring the Galapagos Islands: How a Dream Became a Reality

Exploring the Galapagos Islands: How a Dream Became a Reality

Travel can be beautifully unpredictable. There are some holidays you never think will become a reality. The otherworldly locales and distant destinations you see in National Geographic magazine or on television documentaries never seem like real places that

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My Top 5 Central America Travel Tips

My Top 5 Central America Travel Tips

There are some essentials you must always remember when packing for Central America. However women normally carry huge bags with tons of things that they may never use so it is a good idea to ask yourself: Is carrying a purse necessary? I’ve

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Costa Rica Family Vacation – Testimonial

Costa Rica Family Vacation – Testimonial

Hi Marina, My apologies for the EXTREMELY delayed response!!! We had a wonderful trip to Costa Rica last summer and we greatly appreciate all of your help planning. The second half of the year just got away from us and it’s taken me this long to finally

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Outdoor Adventure For Them, Staycation For You

Outdoor Adventure For Them, Staycation For You

The American economy continues sputtering along, as wages remain flat for most families and parents. With gasoline prices climbing, as well as food prices, more families will opt to do something close to home for vacation this year. Amusement parks, state and

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5 Reasons Family Travel Is a Must!

5 Reasons Family Travel Is a Must!

So many of my friends can’t believe the amount of travel my family and I do, especially because two of our party of four are younger than seven years old. They are constantly saying how hard it is to travel with kids, what a hassle it can be and more

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Romantic Costa Rica Vacation – Testimonial

Romantic Costa Rica Vacation – Testimonial

Hi Marina: First Happy New Year to you and yours! We wish you only the best. Next, the trip was exceptional, memorable, somewhat challenging and an adventure we will never forget. Let’s start with the wonderful things: all the hotels with the exception

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What To See In Costa Rica?

What To See In Costa Rica?

Costa Rica may look small, but its amazing distances are deceiving to all. There is so much to see in this country that it would be easy to spend months here and still not see it all. So, if you’re thinking about “what to see in Costa Rica?”

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Baby Sea Turtle Release Tours – Guatemala Sea Turtles

Baby Sea Turtle Release Tours – Guatemala Sea Turtles

On the Pacific coast, outside the town of Montericco, Guatemala, you’ll have a wonderful opportunity to see, learn, and volunteer with a turtle conservation project. Plus, you can participate in one of life’s miracle moments by releasing a baby

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Preparing for Travel in South America: Securing Adequate Travel Insurance

Preparing for Travel in South America: Securing Adequate Travel Insurance

Traveling in South America can provide experiences that you will remember for a life time. Most people are aware that it is important take adequate time to prepare properly for their first trip to a South American country, especially if previous travel has

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Boat Ride on Rio Dulce, Guatemala – Photo Essay

Boat Ride on Rio Dulce, Guatemala – Photo Essay

Rio Dulce, Guatemala is considered the country’s Amazon. It’s also where you will find the largest sailing community and yacht clubs. From here you will be able to hop on a boat and head over to Livingston, Guatemala’s Caribbean coast and

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Cuba

Cuba

Cuba is the largest of the Caribbean Islands at 42,803 square miles, and in this instance it really is a case of the bigger the better. Whilst all of the Caribbean islands have a distinctive charm and allure, Cuba is defined by its versatility. It is a

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Costa Rica Vacation Testimonial

Costa Rica Vacation Testimonial

Hi Marina! Our trip was wonderful! I definitely think renting a car and driving to different locations is the best way to see Costa Rica when you have a limited amount of time there. There is so much beautiful landscape and many small towns to see along the

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List and Information About Guatemala National Parks

List and Information About Guatemala National Parks

Guatemala has 92 protected areas making up over 28% of its national territory. Most of these protected areas were created 1990’s. All volcanoes are protected areas, including biosphere reserves, national parks, biotopes, natural monuments, wildlife

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