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November 20, 2014

A&K Expands Cuba Offerings for 2015

New 13-Day People-to-People Journey Delves Deep Into the Island’s History, Arts, Culture and Politics

Abercrombie & Kent USA is adding a second, more immersive itinerary to its people-to-people educational exchange programs to Cuba. Filled with intimate, one-on-one experiences with local people, Abercrombie & Kent’s new Cuba: Across...Read More »

August 6, 2014

A&K Receives Two-Year Renewal of People-to-People License for Travel to Cuba

Discover Cuba’s seaside towns, rural countryside and Havana on an A&K Connections Journey

 Following the inaugural year of providing American travellers the opportunity to legally experience Cuba at its most authentic, Abercrombie & Kent USA has been granted a two-year renewal to its license to offer people-to-people...Read More »

April 22, 2014

An Epic Journey for Modern Day Adventurers

Cruise the fabled Northwest Passage – 4600 nautical miles in 23 days – with A&K

To sail the Northwest Passage — the sea route linking the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans — is a goal that has fired the imaginations of seafarers for the past 600 years. Searching for the route challenged the courage, skill and...Read More »

November 6, 2012

Jorie Butler Kent Honored With World Tourism Award

Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy Founder Recognized for Innovation and Commitment

Jorie Butler Kent, vice chairman of Abercrombie & Kent and founder and president of Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy (AKP), was honored with the prestigious World Tourism Award in a ceremony at World Travel Market in London. Kent was...Read More »

March 12, 2012

Geoffrey JW Kent, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Geoffrey Kent’s life began much as he lives it today—amidst excitement and adventure in an exotic location. He was born while his parents, Colonel John and Valerie Kent, were on safari in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia). He grew up on the family farm in the Aberdare Highlands of Kenya and attended the then-new Duke of York School in Nairobi, which produced...Read More »

April 7, 2009

History of Abercrombie & Kent

Abercrombie & Kent pioneered luxury adventure travel with the first African photographic safaris in 1962. Today its award-winning travel services extend around the globe to more than 100 countries on all seven continents. A&K’s custom itineraries and small-group journeys offer one-of-a-kind inspiring experiences, while 52 on-site offices ensure...Read More »

February 10, 2009

Jorie Butler Kent, Vice Chairman

An astute businesswoman, conservationist and professional photographer, Jorie Butler Kent has travelled the world from the lamaseries of Tibet to the rainforests of Uganda and turned her travels into the continued worldwide expansion of the luxury travel firm Abercrombie & Kent with co-owner and business partner Geoffrey Kent. Born in Chicago, Jorie is...Read More »

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