Entries tagged: festivals

Exclusive Tuscany Escape

Exclusive Tuscany Escape

Ker & Downey’s exclusive Tuscany escape not only leads you through the beautiful sights of Florence and Tuscany. If also introduces you to one of the most illustrious festivals and horse races in the country, the Palio di Siena.

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Oktoberfest in Munich

Oktoberfest in Munich

Travel to Oktoberfest with Ker & Downey’s and receive behind-the-scenes tours and VIP tables amid the festival’s elite. You will also gain private access to some of Bavaria’s most memorable sites.

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5 Worldwide Festivals and Events to Travel For

5 Worldwide Festivals and Events to Travel For

Festivals and events around the world give great insight into a community and culture. While we live in an age of virtual events, you can’t truly experience some things unless you’re there. In this roundup, you’ll find some of the most exclusive events and biggest festivals around the world. And one only happens every ten years. These are the festivals and events around the world that are worth traveling for in 2022.

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The Best Festivals and Events Around the World

The Best Festivals and Events Around the World

It would be impossible to list all the worldwide festivals and events. To help you plan, we’ve hand-selected a number of festivals and events you shouldn’t miss. Whether you are looking to celebrate a holiday, explore a culture, take in the art, sample food, or connect with a community, there’s something on this list for everyone. You’ll find some of the biggest festivals in the world (we’re looking at you Carnival), to the more exclusive events (like the Doge’s Ball in Venice). Celebrate big in 2022.

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Your Guide to Carnival in Rio

Your Guide to Carnival in Rio

Although Carnival is celebrated in many places, Rio de Janeiro has long been regarded as the Carnival Capital of the world. Go once and you might just want to come back every year! Here are Ker & Downey’s top tips for experiencing Carnival in Rio: the world’s flashiest party.

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Experiencing India's Holi Celebration

Experiencing India’s Holi Celebration

Joy, happiness, and a massive cloud of color fills the air every year during India‘s Holi celebration. The entire country busts out in a frenetic fervor, doused in a hearty splash of vibrant pigments. Purple, pink, blue, red, and green powders turn many cities and villages into a riotous rainbow.

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Celebrate with Winter Festivals Around the World

Celebrate with Winter Festivals Around the World

Do the winter holidays have you looking for more ways to celebrate this year? We’ve gathered some of our favorite, less traditional winter festivals around the world for you to include in your winter travel. This article originally appeared on Ker & Downy on October 29, 2013. It has been updated to reflect festival dates for 2017. Spain Madrid Christmas Markets – End of November – December What better way to celebrate Christmas that at one of the many Christmas markets all over the world? With over 100 stalls selling holiday treats and Christmas wares in Plaza Mayor, located in […]

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