Entries tagged: Luxury South America travel

An Interview with Ignacio Masías, Designer of Atemporal, Lima's Newest Luxury Hotel

An Interview with Ignacio Masías, Designer of Atemporal, Lima’s Newest Luxury Hotel

There’s a new kid in town. Atemporal, Lima’s newest luxury hotel from the award-winning design team who brought us Hotel B and Titilaka, opened in August. The luxury hotel is a renovated 1940’s mansion in the heart of Lima’s chic Miraflores district near some of the city’s best shopping areas and restaurants. There’s just nine bedrooms in the intimate hotel. A mix of antiques and modern furnishings, artwork and photographs create an informal, relaxed atmosphere in the high-ceilinged, light-filled rooms. We caught up with designer Ignacio Masías to talk about the new luxury hotel and the impact it will have […]

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Our Favorite Latin American Wineries

Our Favorite Latin American Wineries

Ker & Downey’s guide to the top Latin American wineries and wine regions. South America has a booming wine industry. Argentina and Chile are the major producers, famous for their Malbec and Cabernet Sauvignon. A Ker & Downey journey through South America isn’t complete without a stop at some of our favorite Latin American wineries. The Vines of Mendoza | Uco Valley, Argentina The Vines of Mendoza tops our list of favorite Latin American wineries. It’s really like visiting multiple wineries in a single place because they sell small plots of land to passionate oenophiles looking to become winemakers. 300 […]

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Sol y Luna: A Hotel With Heart

Sol y Luna: A Hotel With Heart

At Sol y Luna, guests not only enjoy the advantage of absolute luxury in the Sacred Valley; they also get the benefit of seeing how their stay directly impacts the lives of the local children, their families, and future generations. When Petit Miribel was a little girl, she dreamed of becoming a humanitarian. It’s an unusual dream for a child so young, but she did everything in her power to pursue it. Sure, she followed the traditional path of secondary schooling and high-paying corporate jobs, but she eventually left it all behind as soon as she stepped foot in Peru’s […]

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Buenos Aires, La Belleza

Buenos Aires, La Belleza

Buenos Aires is definitely a stop everyone should make in Argentina. With Ker & Downey, you’ll experience the best of the city in pure luxury. Add it to your next South American journey! Every journey to Argentina should include a substantial stop in the capital city of Buenos Aires, a place distinguished by gorgeous architecture and aptly considered by many to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Follow Ker & Downey as we trace the lineage of Argentinean’s wealth and reveal some of our favorite highlights of the “Paris of South America.” Before you get going, make […]

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