Articles Tagged 'Horse Safari'

Preparing for a Horseback Safari Aftar a Break from Riding

Equestrian Travel Articles — October 2, 2017
Travel tips for prepping for a horseback safari in Africa after not riding horses for 20 years. The best things to do before your riding holiday. It all started with an Instagram post. I was scrolling through my explorer feed on a cold November day, when suddenly an image of… Read more »

An Epic Riding Safari in Botswana’s Limpopo Valley

Equestrian Travel Articles — June 22, 2017
My Botswana horse safari in the Limpopo Valley was the experience of a lifetime. by Alice Fisher The guides from Limpopo Valley Horse Safaris met our group of seven at Johannesburg airport and we drove north, crossing into the Tuli Game Reserve at Pont Drift Border Post. The Tuli region… Read more »

Riding Missionary Routes through Africa’s Salt Pans

Darley's Travel Blog — October 25, 2014
The Makgadikgadi Pans in Botswana is the site of an ancient super lake about the size of Portugal. These salt pans, one of the largest on the planet, are otherworldly and amazing to explore on horseback–– if you’re properly prepared for the elements. by Darley Newman Riding out of the… Read more »

10 Things to Love About Africa Riding Safaris

Darley's Travel Blog — May 4, 2014
A safari on horseback is one of the most exciting vacations you can experience. Below are ten things to love about a horse safari in Africa. by Darley Newman The amazing experiences I was able to enjoy on my horse safaris in Botswana were once in a lifetime and unique… Read more »

Botswana Makgadikgadi Pans Horse Safari

Darley's Travel Blog — August 31, 2011
Horse riding on the surface of the moon? Learn about one of my most extreme riding experiences. by Darley Newman One of the most unusual and coolest horse riding adventures that I’ve been able to experience was in Botswana. I explored the meandering shoreline of the remote and mysterious Makgadigadi… Read more »