Monthly Archives: January 2013


Horseback Riding Vacation at Assateague Island, Maryland

2017-06-27T11:45:08+00:00January 30th, 2013|Reviews|

Horseback Riding on the beach at Assateague Island National Seashore Few horseback rides are as much fun as those on an ocean beach. Assateague Island National Seashore, home of the “wild” ponies, is one of the best. On Maryland’s Atlantic coast, just south of the resort town of Ocean City, Assateague offers an [...]

Top 5 Horseback Riding Vacation Destinations of 2013

2017-06-27T11:45:08+00:00January 23rd, 2013|Equestrian Lodging|

A horseback riding holiday in Scotland with Alladale Wilderness Lodge. Each year, I travel the world to experience the best in food, wine,  cultural adventure, and discover the most exciting places you must visit on your next horseback riding vacation. From well-traveled regions to lesser-known corners of the word, this year’s list represents [...]

How to Watch a Polo Match

2017-06-27T11:45:09+00:00January 9th, 2013|Horse News, The Tack Box|

    When you see a polo player raise his mallet or stick above his head, as it's called in polo circles, it's not necessarily to line up a shot. In fact, the raising of a mallet above the head by a polo player is actually a form of protest for a foul, also known [...]

Safety tips for a horseback riding holiday

2017-06-27T11:45:09+00:00January 2nd, 2013|Horse News|

Travel Writer Nancy D. Brown wears a riding helmet on a horseback riding vacation. A group of enthusiastic riders had just arrived at the ranch keen to begin their horseback riding holiday.  At that time the ranch strongly suggested that all riders wear hard hats, but did not require it if guests would [...]