Entries tagged: luxury Southeast Asia travel

Oceans Away - The Coral Triangle

Oceans Away – The Coral Triangle

A trip to the Coral Triangle reveals a colorful underwater world in Southeast Asia. By Rina Chandarana Some places are designed to blow your mind. Others are born with a certain x-factor and bestowed with blessings: lush, green islands cloaked in white sand, wrapped in blue-green oceans; a kaleidoscope of sea life, protected and thriving; a natural playground for all. The Coral Triangle is such a place.

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Top 9 Things to Do in Southeast Asia

Top 9 Things to Do in Southeast Asia

Seasoned traveler and Ker & Downey Luxury Travel Consultant Jamie Bell shares nine of her top things to do in Southeast Asia. Jamie Bell is a seasoned traveler who has spent over 25 years as a destination specialist with Ker & Downey. Having traveled extensively throughout Eastern and Southern Africa, she took a big jump out of her usual spots in the world with a fast-and-furious multi-country jaunt through Southeast Asia. After her trip to Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand, we asked her to share her list of top things to do in Southeast Asia. My expertise has always been Africa. but […]

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Singapore Airlines: Gateway to the Far East

Singapore Airlines: Gateway to the Far East

Heading the the Far East? Travel there with Ker & Downey and Singapore Airlines. From North America, Singapore Airlines is the gateway to the Far East. Currently, you can fly from Houston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Newark to Singapore, with stops in Moscow, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and London respectively. But traveling to the Far East is about to get easier. In October, Singapore Airlines announced its plans to relaunch their non-stop service from San Francisco to Singapore in 2018 with ultra-long-range aircraft with wide, quiet cabins for a superior service you’d expect from one of the world’s best airlines. […]

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Four Seasons Langkawi: The Real Jewel of Kedah

Four Seasons Langkawi: The Real Jewel of Kedah

The Four Seasons Langkawi is a tranquil retreat located in the Adaman Sea off the coast of Malaysia. The Langkawi archipelago is commonly known as the “Jewel of Kedah,” but as Ker & Downey’s Devon Chapman recently found out, the real Jewel of Kedah is the Four Seasons Langkawi. Having fallen in love with Southeast Asia about five years ago, I jumped at the opportunity to lead Ker & Downey’s latest FAM group in partnership with Malaysia Tourism. If nothing else, I was confident Kuala Lumpur would satiate my need for the bustling energy of the metropolitan cities I remembered; […]

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Southeast Asia Luxury Travel: Top Water Excursions

Southeast Asia Luxury Travel: Top Water Excursions

Southeast Asia luxury travel with Ker & Downey means exploring ancient cultures, exclusive access to private villas, and eye-opening experiences in some of the most beautiful countries in the world. Whether you prefer to explore the beautiful waters surrounding Southeast Asia by kayak or private yacht, there’s an excursion to please every adventurer. Here are our top six excursions to explore the waters of Southeast Asia. Private slow boat cruise to the Pak Ou Caves Travel by a private long-tailed boat to the mysterious Pak Ou caves where thousands of Buddah statues have been stored in a limestone cliff on the bank […]

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