Articles Tagged 'Connemara'

Dreamy Inn to Inn Riding Vacations in Europe

Darley's Travel Blog — March 12, 2017
Europe is home to dreamy places to saddle up, including Irish castles, Tuscan farmhouses and beautiful beaches. One great way to see Europe on a riding vacation is an inn-to-inn riding tour. Here are a few of the best. 1. Connemara with Willie Leahy We keep telling folks to take… Read more »

The Best Ireland Horseback Riding Vacations for any Traveler

Darley's Travel Blog — May 30, 2016
Find your match with these dreamy Ireland horseback riding vacations that are great for groups, families and solo female adventurers. by Darley Newman Having traveled to horseback ride in Ireland a few times, I have awesome memories of the abundant and diverse destinations where I've saddled up. Travelers often email… Read more »

Where to Ride in 2016- Up and Coming Equestrian Destinations

Darley's Travel Blog — January 4, 2016
Your equestrian vacation bucket list for 2016 just got a whole lot more exotic! From classic stand-bys in Ireland and wildlife in Wyoming to unusual and remote escapes in Africa and Romania, take a look at these five great up and coming destinations for 2016 riding vacations. by Darley Newman… Read more »

Omey Island Beach Ride in Connemara

Equestrian Travel Articles — October 26, 2014
Explore Ireland’s rugged Atlantic coastline with this unique horse ride to Omey Island. by Jocelyn Pierce After an amazing two-day, three-night horse trek with Killarney Riding Stables, my mom and I were determined to ride again while in Ireland. In Connemara, we decided to ride with Cleggan Beach Riding Centre,… Read more »

Best of Ireland’s Coast Travel Video

Darley's Travel Blog — February 19, 2011
Explore the Best Destinations for beach horseback riding and more on Ireland's Coast in this Equitrekking video clip.  by Darley Newman Horseback riding on the beach is thrill in Ireland's wild and diverse locations. Trek to the tidal island of Omey Island in Connemara, Ireland's Wild West. Trek the Cooley… Read more »

Ireland’s Wild Connemara Coast Travel Video

Darley's Travel Blog — February 17, 2011
Travel to Ireland's wild West Coast - Connemara - and experience the rugged beauty of this special area in this Equitrekking video. by Darley Newman I've traveled through Connemara twice now. Horseback riding on the beach on fast Connemara ponies on the Connemara trail with legendary horseman Willie Leahy was… Read more »

Beach Riding in Connemara

Darley's Travel Blog — October 4, 2010
The beach riding day on the Connemara Trail is not always this fast, Willie said as we galloped full speed ahead on the beautiful beaches in Connmeara, Ireland’s Wild West. I was riding with a lively group from Switzerland who’d been riding with legendary horseman Willie Leahy every year for… Read more »