With MBA's from St. Mary's and Stanford, and the vision of making travel to South America a truly comfortable experience, Nicholas Stanziano and David Rottblatt started SA Luxury Expeditions in 2010.
Coming together across 3 continents to unite expertise in destination consulting, logistics management, reservations, and accounting, our team is the brains and the brawn behind every expedition.
We work hard for our clients to make sure they have unforgettable South America Vacations, so hearing that this mission was accomplished is the 2nd best part of the job. The best is planning their return trip!
City-loving travelers will feel right at home in Buenos Aires, Argentina’s capital and largest city. Renowned for its tango dancing, fine wines, and cosmopolitan culture, a trip to Buenos Aires gives travelers a different taste of South American society.
Famous for its role in Darwin's theory of evolution, the Galapagos Islands feature marine and land species not found anywhere else in the world. Galapagos tours allow you to explore via cruise ship or nature lodges.
Surrounded by protected rainforest, Iguazu is a piece of tropical paradise complete with the most beautiful waterfall system in all of South America. Viewable from Argentina and Brazil alike, this natural wonder is an excellent connection point for multi-country South America vacations.
Hidden among the Peruvian Andes, never discovered by the Spanish, is the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. During a Machu Picchu luxury tour, walk amongst the most impressive and well-preserved site of pre-Columbian America and let your breath be taken away.
The most dramatic of all South America’s landscapes, Patagonia is a massive expanse of wilderness covering the southern tip of the continent. Blue glaciers, icy fjords, barren steppes, and jagged mountains cover the region, daring you to face the elements.
A cool mix of city chic and tropical ease, Rio de Janeiro is nothing if not a vibrant and cultural city. During your Rio de Janeiro tour enjoy the famous Copacabana beach, summit Sugarloaf Mountain, and visit the city’s famous statue upon Corcovado hill.
Posted on Monday September 01, 2014
The blue-footed booby is an absolutely unforgettable bird, and it’s common throughout the Galapagos Islands. No-one knows why their feet are so blue, although the most common theory is that it’s something to do with their diet. Be that as it may, there’s no doubting that the shade of blue plays a role in their [&hellip
Posted on Friday August 29, 2014
A month ago we looked at how Atahualpa eventually triumphed over his brother Huascar in the divisive and brutal Inca Civil War. And even more recently we delved a little into the background and early life of Francisco Pizarro. Now the time has come for two of the most important figures in South American history [&hellip
Posted on Monday August 25, 2014
We’re always partial to a good time-lapse video, but few are as star-studded as this one. If places could be Hollywood actors then Patagonia is Brad Pitt, Leo di Caprio and Angelina Jolie rolled into one. If you think there’s a more beautiful corner of the globe, then you obviously haven’t watched this clip. If [&hellip
Posted on Sunday September 29, 2013
We’ve had some pretty spectacular travel photos come in this month (you can see many of them on our page of SA Luxury Expeditions reviews). As a team, we’ve enjoyed browsing through them and finally decided to showcase three photos from Anil and Shwetha. This engaged couple (congratulations!) is a pair of resident physicians in [&hellip