Articles Tagged 'Horse Riding Vacations'

Trail Riding the Shawnee National Forest in Illinois

Equestrian Travel Articles — May 30, 2013
The Equestrian Vagabond rides Gaited Horses in the Lusk Creek Wilderness in Illinois with some 'Gaiter' friends. Article by Merri Melde Photos of Merri by Genie Stewart-Spears The Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois might look flat and boring from above (like from a Cessna 402 flying 5000' above the… Read more »

Hawaii Horseback Riding Stables on the Big Island

Darley's Travel Blog — March 17, 2013
Vacationing on Hawaii's Big Island? Here are your best options for horseback riding adventures on your travels. by Darley Newman On Hawaii's Big Island, you can horse ride at working ranches overlooking the bright blue Pacific Ocean or in lush valleys. Saddling up with the locals is a great way… Read more »

Equitrekking Reveals Top 20 Dude Ranches

Dude Ranch Blog — October 6, 2012
Check out our top 20 North American dude ranch picks on a brand new website and ranch vacation resource Top20Ranches.com The top dude ranches include geographically diverse picks from Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Mexico, Montana, Texas, Georgia, Wyoming and Idaho. After spending the last six years traveling the world searching… Read more »

Turkey Underground City with video

Darley's Travel Blog — April 21, 2012
Travel through an underground city in Guzelyurt in this Equitrekking travel video by Darley Newman In the small village of Guzelyurt, we rode horses through a more colorful part of the village, paying attention to the intricate carvings on some of the homes. Many of the homes in the village are… Read more »

Stable to Table: Recipes from a Lifetime of Travel, Riding and Cooking

Equestrian Travel Articles — April 10, 2012
A new cookbook pairs Dawn Harris Brown’s equestrian culinary adventures with stunning horse photos from her travels. by Karen Braschayko Dawn Harris Brown has ridden and cooked her way across the world. Traveling by horseback through lands as exotic as Mongolia, the Australian outback and Hungary, she gathered recipes along… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #7 Donana National Park, Spain

Darley's Travel Blog — April 1, 2012
You can't get much better than horseback riding on the beach in Southern Spain, which is why this beautiful national park ranks #7 in our Top 10 list. by Darley Newman Doñana National Park is another destination that I've been priviledged to ride horses in twice! These are some of… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #8 Cappadocia, Turkey

Darley's Travel Blog — April 1, 2012
Cappadocia, Turkey is one of the most fascinating destinations we've ever horse ridden and ranks at #8 in our countdown.  by Darley Newman I've actually visited Cappadocia, Turkey twice now. It's one of the most interesting travel destinations I've ever explored and a great place to explore on horseback. You… Read more »

10 Great Places to Horse Ride- #10 Waipi’o Valley, Hawaii

Darley's Travel Blog — March 28, 2012
Check out these videos of 10 incredible places to horse ride around the world. Number ten starts us in Hawaii! by Darley Newman Explore Waipi'o Valley's waterfalls, wild horses and beautiful flowers in this Equitrekking video. Waipi'o Valley ranks in at #10 in our countdown of 10 Great Places to… Read more »

Spend New Year’s in the Saddle

Darley's Travel Blog — November 19, 2011
New Year's Holiday Riding Vacations Around the World.  A few people have asked me where they can saddle up to ring in the New Year. There are many options all around the world. Here's a rundown of some of the top international riding vacations for the New Year's holiday. France… Read more »

15 Great Global Horse Treks Featured on CNNGo

Darley's Travel Blog — October 5, 2011
It's hard to narrow down some of the best destinations to take a horse trek around the world, even to 15, but I've done it for an article, featured today on CNNGo.com, World's great horse treks.  From Turkey to Ireland and Jordan to Maui, I've trekked the world on horses, riding wtih… Read more »