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 Tuesday April 15, 2014
On the face of it the edgy urban sound of the Puerto Rican group Calle 13 couldn’t be more different to the folksy melodies of Violeta Parra and Mercedes Sosa that we featured a couple of weeks ago. But delve a little deeper you’ll find that a common thread of socialism and faith in humanity [&hellip
Posted on Friday April 11, 2014
South America is a beautiful, varied and rugged continent which tugs at emotions and heartstrings like no other. Its landmass encompasses beaches, jungles, pampas and glaciers and its people live in everything from skyscrapers to adobe huts. There’s a Kodak moment around every corner in South America, so picking the 5 best views on the [&hellip
Posted on Monday April 07, 2014
When I heard that Colombian novelist and Nobel Prize winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez had been admitted to hospital in Mexico City, I was inspired to write something about the man who wrote my favourite novel of all time, One Hundred Years of Solitude. I could go into great detail about what the novel has meant [&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