Entries tagged: South Africa

Your South African Safari Guide

Your South African Safari Guide

While you can easily plan and book some vacations yourself, a South African safari is not one of them. A safari requires more involved details like inter-camp transfers and hiring a knowledgeable guide. What’s more, an intimate knowledge of the different regions goes a long way in making sure you are getting the safari you’ve dreamed about. This South African safari guide will lay out some of the important questions to ask yourself as you are planning your safari.

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Know Before You Go, Part 1

Know Before You Go, Part 1

As the world begins to open back up and lift the COVID-19-related travel restrictions, do you know what you need before you begin traveling again? In part one of our Know Before You Go series for “On the Horizon”, Marketing Director Sara Kramer speaks with our experts Tiffany Dunn and MJ Eraci about how they prepared and what they are doing to stay safe during their upcoming trips to Rwanda, Kenya, and South Africa.

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Rhino Philanthropy Project | Ker & Downey Supports Rhinos Without Borders

Rhino Philanthropy Project | Ker & Downey Supports Rhinos Without Borders

Rhinos Without Borders, with the goal of relocating 100 rhinos from South Africa to Botswana, is proudly supported by Ker & Downey.   Africa is such a magnificent continent. It is vast with incredible wildlife. Flying over the Okavango Delta watching the herds of elephant trundle below will leave you awestruck. Seeing Africa for the first time breeds a strong desire to preserve it. A Mission to Move the Rhinos Rhino poaching is a pressing issue in Africa. In the 1900s, an estimated 50 rhinos remained in the wild. The numbers increased to 20,000 in 2008 through heroic conservation efforts. Unfortunately, […]

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Conservation in Time of Coronavirus

Conservation in Time of Coronavirus

Even through lockdowns and travel restrictions, these conservation champions continued their much-needed work across the globe. While the coronavirus seems to be taking over the world, these Ker & Downey partners are proof that conservation still matters and that forces of good will always prevail.

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Cape Town Safari: 2021 is the Year to Go

Cape Town Safari: 2021 is the Year to Go

South Africa travel is easily a safari hot spot with Cape Town being the perfect launching pad. A lot of us only think of the Kruger area and assume that Cape Town, despite being a beautiful city with Table Mountain, is merely a stopping point to get to the Winelands.  There are actually a plenty of activities that make Cape Town a safari destination in its own right.

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