Entries tagged: Namibia

Earth Day 2014: Planet-friendly Spaces to See

Earth Day 2014: Planet-friendly Spaces to See

Treading lightly when exploring our big, beautiful world doesn’t mean sacrificing the little luxuries. Check out a few of our favorite ultra-gorgeous eco-friendly properties that have reimagined existing places and taken good care of the environment they share, with future generations of travelers in mind. The Singular Patagonia Torres del Paine, Chile Housed within the walls of a former meatpacking plant, the quirky industrial feel of The Singular Patagonia has been carefully preserved. Adhering to the latest LEED certified protocols for environmentally-friendly building, the building’s historic interior became the dining room, bar, and reception area. Six Senses Soneva Kiri Koh […]

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Interact with the Wild

Interact with the Wild

Traveling the world opens our eyes to different places, people, and cultures and allows us to experience things outside of daily life. With Ker & Downey’s conservation journeys, interact with some of the world’s most loved but endangered species without sacrificing luxurious amenities and comfort. These journeys combine the best of both worlds with eye-opening experiences and five-star accommodations. Discover the Cheetah Conservation Fund with the Namibian Encounter The cheetah is the world’s fastest land animal, but not even it can outrun the risk of endangerment. The icon for speed and highly revered among kings for thousands of years, the […]

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Namibia: The Great Adventure

Namibia: The Great Adventure

The arid land of Namibia, a forgotten country when it comes to safari, has emerged from oblivion into the forefront of adventure travel, catching the eyes of explorers, culturists, luxury travelers, and even Matt Lauer of NBC’s Today Show along the way. Take an extraordinary journey with Ker & Downey to find out what has made it so popular. The country of Namibia, named after the vast Namib desert (the oldest on the planet), is celebrated for its wide open landscapes – a perfect place to breathe deeply while taking in the infinite supply of blue skies, sun-drenched weather, and […]

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Experience the Unexpected Diversity of Namibia

With an expansive coastline that gives way to desert and some of the most rugged and unforgiving terrain found in Africa, Namibia is home to a perplexing landscape. Luxury travel is possible and plentiful in this region known for harsh conditions and mighty sands. Travel to Namibia with Ker & Downey to discover the hidden splendor of legendary cultures, elusive game and sublime comfort in a surprising region. Skeleton Coast Namibian bushmen refer to this region as “The Land God Made in Anger” – a striking landscape where harsh desert sands meet the powerful waves, rocky coast and opaque fog […]

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