South African apartheid created a storied past of both struggle and triumph. We share South Africa’s most famous 20th-century historical sites and where to see them.
The Grootbos Florilegium project aims to showcase the unique specimens of the Cape Floral Kingdom. Through the project, it hopes to preserve and celebrate the region’s botanical wonders.
Ker & Downey President David Marek reflects on his luxury safari with friends to Zambia and South Africa during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A personal account from Suzy Kramer, a traveler on Ker & Downey’s most recent small group tour to experience a South Africa and Zambia safari. The trip was hosted by the President of Ker & Downey, David Marek.
Enjoy a fresh escape at some of our favorite farm to table destinations.
Our April Travel Report by Nicky Brandon, Ker & Downey’s Vice President of Sales and Business Development
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.
At Ker & Downey, we think Africa is always a good idea. We asked our staff to share their favorite Africa trip: from the safari experiences in the south and east, to the ancient history in the north, Africa certainly keeps us inspired.
Within the past three months, two experts from Ker & Downey traveled to South Africa. We caught up with them to see what it’s really like to travel to South Africa right now in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wonderful surprises are at every turn on this luxury Southern Africa Safari. It is sure to delight even the most seasoned South African travelers.