Claudia is a Medical doctor with a Master of Science in Human Genetics from McGill University. She has conducted scientific research in Peru and Canada and has pursued her interest in Integrative Medicine through Classical Hatha Yoga training in India. Currently she teaches Hatha Yoga workshops in Canada and South America.
Born and raised in Lima, Peru, Claudia has travelled extensively in her homeland where she has shared her education and skill set with local communities, spreading the benefits of her education and skill set. She is passionate about the ecology and culture of her home country and she is keen to show it off to others.
Her vast curiosity has also led her to travels in in Europe, Latin America and Asia and she has studied and worked in Peru, Brazil, Belgium, England, the USA, Canada and India. All of these experiences have contributed to her easygoing and open-minded nature.
She loves cooking healthy food, hiking and spending time at the beach. She also loves dancing “Marinera Norteña”, a Peruvian traditional dance that she has been practicing since age 5. Don’t be surprised if you catch her practicing yoga in her free time!
Claudia loves everything about travelling, and she believes that changes in one’s landscape can rejuvenate the spirit. For Claudia, learning about different lifestyles and tasting new foods are enjoyable and gratifying experiences that can lead to an improved sense of overall happiness.
With her strong organizational skills and her willingness to share her personal knowledge about different cultures, especially the ones from her home country, Claudia will make your travel experience something to remember.
Claudia currently works at Alyra Expeditions to develop new trips in Latin America and Asia. She also coaches new Creative Organizers (COs).