Writer, Editor, Expedia

Matt Villano, father of three girls under age nine, is a full-time freelance writer who specializes in family travel (among other subjects). Over the years, he has penned pieces for publications including TIME, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, National Geographic Traveler, Fast Company, Sunset, and Scholastic Parent & Child, to name a few. He has served as the family travel columnist for Parenting.com, and adventure travel blogger for DiscoverAmerica.com. Currently, he is senior editor of the Expedia Viewfinder travel blog. He also writes about his family’s adventures on his own blog, Wandering Pod. Villano is based in Northern California. Learn more about him at Whalehead.com.

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