Category: Inspiration

The Bluest Places on Earth

The Bluest Places on Earth

Dive into our list of the bluest places on earth. We picked these true blue destinations based on Pantone’s Color of the Year—Classic Blue—so whether you like land-based experiences or under-the-sea adventures, we’ve got someplace for you to explore.

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South African Food You Must Taste

South African Food You Must Taste

With its multicultural mix of residents, it’s no wonder that the South African food menu is a delicious foray into its history and people. When you travel to South Africa with Ker & Downey, we have a few ideas of some South African food you should taste before or after a safari. Our South African Designer Ken Hermer shares some tips on what to eat when you visit Cape Town. “Having grown up in South Africa,” he says, “describing all these delicious foods have brought back the best of memories.”

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Frozen Locations to Visit

Frozen Locations to Visit

Baby, it’s cold outside… but that’s not stopping us from wanting to travel to some frozen locations inspired by Disney’s Frozen 2. Let Ker & Downey whisk you off to these magical, snow-dusted destinations with adventure and natural beauty aplenty.

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Holiday In The Wild: Elephants, Romance, and Conservation

Holiday In The Wild: Elephants, Romance, and Conservation

Do you feel the Christmas spirit yet? Holiday in the Wild, Netflix’s new romantic comedy starring Rob Lowe and Kristin Davis, can help put you in the mood. Filmed in Zambia and South Africa, the movie features two of our favorite year-round safari locations, and calls attention to the ongoing conservation efforts in the region. Go ahead, settle in for a feel-good flick that will leave you longing for a safari for two.

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The Best Travel Gifts for Kids Who Love to Explore

The Best Travel Gifts for Kids Who Love to Explore

It’s that time of year again. Kids are making Christmas lists; parents are secretly donating last year’s seldom played-with Christmas gifts. Break out of the cycle by giving your children gifts they’ll actually use on your next family vacation. Here are the best travel gifts for kids who love to explore the world. By Haley Beham

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Give Now, Travel Later

Give Now, Travel Later

As the festive season approaches every year, our expert travel designers are enlisted by creative gift-givers. Their request? Help with giving the gift of travel. If you want to wow your friends and family by treating them to a future trip, take a peek at our top picks for places to book now and travel to after the holidays.

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