Entries tagged: Europe

Switzerland Extension

Switzerland Extension

This is the best luxury Switzerland tour for those looking to pack in the highlights in a short amount of time. Ideally paired with a river cruise or with another neighboring country, this five-night Switzerland extension travels to Lucerne, Bern & Vevey.

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Top Luxury Family Travel Destinations for Spring Break

Top Luxury Family Travel Destinations for Spring Break

Ker & Downey’s top luxury family travel destinations for Spring Break are a respite from busy lives and give you a chance to experience the world through fresh eyes. Although we’re just coming off of the Christmas holidays, Spring Break is right around the corner. It’s not too early to start planning your trip. When thinking about where to go for Spring Break, you’ll want somewhere that is easy to get to, can be done in about a week, and offers adventure with just enough R&R to recharge your batteries to get you and your kids through the next few […]

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Luxury European Holiday with Ker & Downey

Luxury European Holiday with Ker & Downey

A luxury European holiday with Ker & Downey gives you the opportunity to discover the landscape that inspired many of the holiday traditions we know and love. Discover them with your family this winter with a luxury European holiday. From Sweden’s celebration of St. Lucia, lighting the way with her wreath of candles, to the mischievous hobgoblins of Greece, the holiday traditions of Europe are sure to fill your family with warmth and cheer. Snowy landscapes in Scandinavia provide the perfect opportunity to gather around the fire and share family memories, while the Christmas markets of Germany or a ski […]

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Istanbul layover

Istanbul layover

Do your international flights have you planning an Istanbul layover? You could spend weeks exploring Istanbul, this anciently modern behemoth on the Bosphorous—and both of the continents it straddles. But this city of 14 million’s most magical moments can be condensed for a quick jaunt, too. Erin Weinger takes a whirlwind spin through the history, style, and culinary crossroads of Turkey’s most alluring metropolis. Sights As one of the world’s most important centers of ancient civilization, there’s no shortage of momentous landmarks to take in—the first being the Hagia Sophia, a Greek Orthodox cathedral constructed in AD 537 that was later turned […]

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Top 10 Things to do in Lošinj

Top 10 Things to do in Lošinj

Traveling to Lošinj? Here’s our top ten things to do, as explored by wellness guru Mary Bemis.  1. Set Sail on one of Jadranka’s yachts and explore one or more of the many surrounding islands, including Ilovic, home to the casual, delicious Restaurant Dalmatinka with its seaside terrace. Swim in one of the many secluded coves along the way. If you’re lucky, you’ll see dolphins. 2. Smell the Herbs at The Garden of Fine Scents, a beautiful and well-tended garden boasting more than 250 native plants, plus 100 exotic species. Stop in at the little gift shop for a unique […]

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