by Laura Elise

Laura Elise is a proud Midwesterner and global vagabond living in Lima, Peru. She previously spent two years in the hectic but lovable Mexico City eating tacos and pretending to love fútbol. When she isn’t traveling, she works with SA Luxury Expeditions, a travel company specializing in Machu Picchu tours and South America vacations. This article reflects her personal thoughts and experiences. All photos belong to author.

Learning Lessons at Iguazu Falls, Argentina
Learning Lessons at Iguazu Falls, Argentina
A View from Above: Favela Tours in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
A View from Above: Favela Tours in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Trekking and Confronting Altitude in Huaraz, Peru
Trekking and Confronting Altitude in Huaraz, Peru