Entries tagged: South Africa

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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Zambia and South Africa Safari

Zambia and South Africa Safari

A multi-country Zambia and South Africa safari is the perfect journey for first-time safari-goers and veterans alike. First begin in the remote reaches of Zambia for several days of authenticity in the bush. The wilderness comes to life through walking safaris, game drives, and sunset cruises. Then take in Victoria Falls before flying to Africa’s southern tip for a unique ending to your adventure. Luxury Zambia and South Africa Safari with Ker & Downey Suggested journey at a glance: 12 days / 11 nights through South Luangwa, Livingstone, and Grootbos Private Nature Reserve There are many ways to experience a […]

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A South Africa Family Safari

A South Africa Family Safari

This luxury South Africa family safari and holiday features something for everyone. Enjoy a safari in the Eastern Cape, horseback riding in Plettenberg, whale watching at Walker Bay, and guided wanderings through Cape Town and the Winelands.

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A South Africa Safari

A South Africa Safari

A South Africa safari journeys through Cape Town to the wilds of northern South Africa. This incredible safari retreats to outstanding luxury properties along the way, offering a unique and elegant city and bush experience.

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A Luxury South Africa Honeymoon

A Luxury South Africa Honeymoon

Ker & Downey’s signature luxury South Africa honeymoon captures the romantic essence of the country, from the Sabi Sand and Eastern Cape to the contemporary art and wine scene of the Cape.

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The Pangolin: What It Is and Where to Find It

The Pangolin: What It Is and Where to Find It

The pangolin is an elusive creature that has quickly become one of the world’s most trafficked mammals. They are hard to spot in the wild because of their nocturnal behavior, but we’ve rounded up five places for you to travel to increase your chances of spotting the pangolin.

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South African Food You Must Taste

South African Food You Must Taste

With its multicultural mix of residents, it’s no wonder that the South African food menu is a delicious foray into its history and people. When you travel to South Africa with Ker & Downey, we have a few ideas of some South African safari food you must try. Our South African-born Designer Ken Hermer shares some tips below on what to eat when you visit Cape Town. “Having grown up in South Africa,” he says, “describing all these delicious foods has brought back the best of memories.”

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