Break out of the ordinary and start a new family tradition this holiday season with a safari in December. Celebrate Christmas on safari in Africa this December and enjoy summer weather with your family and a slower pace than the normal end of year hustle. “Two of the greatest gifts we can give our children are roots and wings.” – Hodding Carter
Ker & Downey’s Finnish Lapland Holiday is the ultimate winter wonderland escape. From snow hotels and dogsledding to remote lodges and Northern Lights views, this magical itinerary allows you to discover some of Finland’s most memorable snowy landscapes. There is nothing quite like the holidays in the Arctic!
There is no better time to start planning your family Christmas vacation in 2020. Ditch the usual presents and give the most sought after gift of all — freedom to explore the world again. With options fit for the whole family and private accommodations away from the crowds, designing your journey with us will make this a holiday to cherish forever.
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.
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.
Ring in the New Year when you travel to one of the coolest places on earth. In these exciting locations across the globe, the new year starts with a bang, and our exclusive and unique experiences for New Year’s Eve keep the party going.
Explore the magical wonder of the holidays on this unforgettable Christmas markets cruise to Munich, Salzburg, Vienna, and Budapest. Explore history, art, and some of Europe’s finest Christmas markets.
Getting tired of the holidays before they have even begun? It’s not too early to start planning where you should spend next Christmas and escape in 2020. Picture this: a holiday on holiday, surrounded by your loved ones, enjoying amazing scenery and experiences, and all of it perfectly planned by a trusted partner. If that sounds like a Christmas dream, we think you should round up the family and head off to South Africa’s Cape region, where you’ll find timeless treasures to captivate all ages.
The holidays are fast approaching, but there is still time to plan a Christmas or New Year’s escape. We suggest a trip to central Europe, where the festive spirit is in the air… and often, so is falling snow. These are our seven reasons to visit central Europe over the holidays.
Whether you want to get away this holiday season or spend it with your entire extended family, these are our top villas for the holidays. Check out more of Ker & Downey’s favorite holiday villas here. Killiehuntly Farmhouse, Scotland The Killiehuntly Farmhouse is what modern design dreams are made of – a 17th-century Scottish farmhouse set on a 4,000-acre farm in the Scottish Highlands that’s been lovingly restored with hues of grays, bare wooden floors, curly sheepskins, and simple design. It’s the perfect retreat for a family getaway as the four-bedroom house can be rented on an exclusive-use basis and […]