Entries tagged: Ashford Castle

Capture the Castle

Capture the Castle

Ashford Castle in Ireland is a stellar place to launch an Emerald Isle adventure, where the sky is the limit. Written by Martine Bury for Quest Magazine On the shores of Lough Corrib, Ashford Castle conjures fantasy against one of Ireland’s most sweeping and romantic backdrops—a moody, blue-gray lake dotted with islands, leafy forests nestling up to the picturesque village of Cong with its stately stone church, and the first inklings of nearby Connemara National Park’s untamed landscape. Famously, John Wayne and Maureen Ohara’s The Quiet Man (1952), showcased this beautiful setting. Dating back to Anglo-Norman times, the 13th century […]

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World's Best Safari Outfitter | World's Best Award-Winners

World’s Best Safari Outfitter | World’s Best Award-Winners

Last week Ker & Downey President David Marek accepted our award as the World’s Best Safari Outfitter from Travel + Leisure Magazine. He celebrated with global partners who shared the honor of winning in their categories, thanks to public votes and dedication to delivering the best in service. We are in good company with some of the very best in the world. World’s Best Safari Outfitter This year we earned the coveted #1 spot as Travel + Leisure Magazine’s World’s Best Safari Operator. Based on a perfect score of 100, Ker & Downey received an outstanding 98.44 from the combined […]

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