Home LuxuryTravel Adventure Gettin' Down(ey)- Awesome Safari

Gettin' Down(ey)- Awesome Safari

Posted: Mar. 10th, 2006  |  By JustLuxe Team
Luxury Adventure: As a child you were the ultimate explorer. A regular Vasco Da Gama. There wasn't an inch of forest, swamp or terrain within a 10-block radius of your house that you hadn't explored, along with your fellow adventurers armed with wooden swords and shotguns fashioned out of aluminum foil (those were the days, right?). Even though you'd wind up in the Clink today for brandishing fake weapons, adults can still get their adrenaline fix. And I'm not talking about caffeine. Ker & Downey is a US-based tour operator that arranges real-life safaris in Africa, Egypt, the Middle East, India, New Zealand and South America, including Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and cruises to the Galapagos Islands.

Imagine exploring Nxai Pan National Park where the Kalahari Lion Kings roam free. Designed by Emmy Award-winning cinematographer and director Tim Liversedge, this special safari is based on the National Geographic film, "Roar: Lions of the Kalahari." Tim Liversedge encourages travelers to join this unforgettable safari "to see how the real 'lion king? lives." Or, experience the New Zealand "Magnetic South" tour, where adventure seekers embark on an enriching 11-Day journey of Te Wai Pounamu, New Zealand's South Island. This is a small sampling of the itineraries offered by Ker & Downey, and does not include their camps, which offer outstanding game viewing in the lush waters of the delta. So that that inner child out and go exploring (wooden swords optional).

For LxM Amy Covington
You might like :
Related Topics :
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure?
Read More
Featured Contributor
Have you ever wanted to snorkel with playful sea lions, kneel beside marine iguanas and marvel at...
Read More | View Profile
Related Articles

The World's Best Luxury Hotels
Find a Luxury Hotel

Search Hotels

Travel Options



Search Hotels
The JustLuxe Collection presents Featured Luxury Hotels
Current News & Features
Jimmy Choo and The Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel Team Up For Charity This Holiday Season
Find Your Zen at Miraval Resort & Spa With Spa Treatments, Outdoor Activities & Luxe Rooms
The Renovated Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Ft Lauderdale Offers Even More Treatments For Men
Friendly Planet Travel Promises Experiential Vacations Focused on Cultural Immersion Excursions
White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli Takes Us to The Less-Visited Side of Mozambique
The Langham Hotel: A Beacon of Refined Elegance in Melbourne's City Center
Virtuoso Survey Reveals Luxury Traveler's Top 5 Must-Have Experiences For 2016
7 Awesome Trips to Take in 2016 For the Adventurous & Active Traveler
Oliver Astrologo's 3-Minute Video Takes Us Through Rome Via a Local's Eyes, & It's Stunning
The Beatles Once Roamed the Halls of This Century-Old, Belle Époque French Hotel
See the complete list
Play Video Play Video Play Video
Del Mar
City Guide
Vancouver, Canada