Safaris aren’t just for the African bush. Therefore, we’ve rounded up some of our top safaris around the world to inspire your next Ker & Downey journey.
This year the Safari Awards celebrated their tenth year of recognizing the best in the safari business. Here are some of Ker & Downey’s favorite properties and winners from the Safari Awards 2017. Angama Mara, Kenya | Best New Safari Property At just over a year old, Angama Mara is making waves in the safari world. Together African tourism pioneers and owners Steve and Nicky Fitzgerald have helped establish over 60 luxury safari properties in Africa and India and Angama Mara is the culmination of their 30-year career. Ker & Downey’s President David and his wife Gana recently returned from […]
The 2016 Safari Awards were held recently, awarding winners in 18 categories ranging from best safari experience to best community focused properties in Africa. The winners are some of the best in the business, and we’re proud to partner with many of the properties to bring you the best safari. Last week we looked at Zarafa Camp, winner of the ‘Best Safari Experience’ for the 2016 Safari Awards. Today, we’re taking at look at some of the other 2016 Safari Award winners, who we’re proud to partner with to bring you the best safari experience each time you travel with […]
Botswana safaris continue to excite year after year, topping lists of places to visit by publications and websites like Lonely Planet. It’s not hard for us to see why. Botswana has long been one of our favorite destinations. Here’ are Ker & Downey’s top 5 reasons why you should go. Wide Open Spaces Botswana is one of the last untouched areas in Africa. Over 17 percent of its land set aside for national parks. Its concessions aren’t bound up by fences, so the wildlife roams free. What makes Botswana unique is its concept of “low-volume” tourism. Most concessions restrict the […]