Category: Journeys

Experience the Balkans' Heritage

Experience the Balkans’ Heritage

Experience the Balkans’ Heritage on our journey to Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Serbia. Immerse yourself in the rich cultures of these countries and learn how they were each once connected to the former Yugoslavian empire.

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Wine and Romance in Slovenia and Croatia

Wine and Romance in Slovenia and Croatia

Romantic cities, countryside, and flowing wine await in Slovenia and Croatia. We have paired these Eastern European countries on a wine and romance journey designed to give you a taste of all there is to see, do, and eat and drink, of course.

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Discover the Beaches of Portugal

Discover the Beaches of Portugal

Although we can’t understand why (because they are so beautiful) many of Portugal’s crashing coasts, tranquil beaches, and seaside escapes still have many quiet corners. Lucky for us that means there are still plenty of opportunities to head to Portugal for a relaxing trip that immerses you in its rich culinary, historical, and of course ocean-side activities. We have crafted a Beaches of Portugal journey with access to the secret seaside escapes of this underrated European country.

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Germany's Passion Play

Germany’s Passion Play

There are many reasons to put Munich and Bavaria on your Germany travel radar. Allow us to give you one more. Once every 10 years, the Passion Play comes to the small town of Obermmergau, lying in the shadow of the Bavarian Alps. It’s a grand spectacle that has attracted global attention for its telling of the Passion. With a year to go before the 2020 Passion Festival, we share how you can see Germany’s Passion Play, and what else to see and do in this fabled region of the country.

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Exotic Oman and Jordan

Exotic Oman and Jordan

Exotic Oman and Jordan are Middle Eastern countries brimming with culture, cuisine, and spellbinding natural delights. We have paired the two together on our Exotic Oman and Jordan journey to give you a taste of the best experiences across land, sea, and city.

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Beautiful Balkans

Beautiful Balkans

The south-eastern region of Europe is so often overlooked by travelers searching for bigger cities and busy coasts. But the beautiful Balkans are a quiet corner ready to be explored by intrepid adventure-seekers wanting to experience a slice of Europe that isn’t frequently visited, but is no less lacking in interesting character and varied sights.

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South Africa Villas: Private Luxury in Cape Town and the Bush

South Africa Villas: Private Luxury in Cape Town and the Bush

South Africa villas provide an exclusive way to explore the diverse country in complete luxury. With Ker & Downey, you’ll experience the epitome of elegance on a 13-day journey through Cape Town, the Thornybush Game Reserve, and the Waterberg. The One Above Penthouse is the ultimate Cape Town address and the start of your journey through South Africa. The two-story penthouse is perched atop One&Only Cape Town’s Marina Rise and is the most expensive piece of residential real estate ever sold in Africa. This exclusive South Africa villa is part of the prestigious Royal Portfolio Collection by Liz Biden, so […]

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Mediterranean Marvels

Mediterranean Marvels

Spend 11 epic days in Greece and Malta. By Katy Heerssen Greek culture is a tapestry of myth, legend, and history woven together at the geographical crossroads Europe, Asia and Africa. It is blessed with a wealth of white sand beaches, sun-bleached ruins, cobbled footpaths, aquamarine coastlines, and 130 million bountiful olive trees spread among 2000 islands in the Mediterranean. Nearby, the tiny island of Malta is a lesser-known jewel with an equally rich history and ancient ruins to rival those in Greece. Combine these countries for a perfect seaside getaway.

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A WildAid Safari with Peter & Corie Knights

A WildAid Safari with Peter & Corie Knights

Every Ker & Downey itinerary is designed to leave the traveler transformed, and this special journey is no exception. Join WildAid founders Peter and Corie Knights from June 14-26, 2017, as they visit important conservation projects in Kenya and Tanzania on our exclusive WildAid safari. This private and intimate safari will bring you up close to some of the world’s most majestic and threatened wildlife. Complete with celebrated accommodations and private charters, your journey is both meaningful and magnificent. On this trip you will visit WildAid’s partner projects on the ground and participate in hands-on experiences side-by-side with Peter Knights, CEO of WildAid. Begin the 13-night […]

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