Horseback Riding Spanish Conquistador

Horseback Riding Spanish Conquistador

Horses, or caballos, as they are called by their Spanish name in Mexico, have served an important part in Spanish history.

While I’m staying at the JW Marriott Cancun Resort and Spa, I noticed the beautiful bronze statues in the lobby of the hotel. Next door the CasaMagna Cancun Resort had an oil painting of a Spanish soldier mounted on his trusty stead.

If you’ve always wanted to go on a horseback riding vacation in Cancun, Mexico, here are several equestrian opportunities for you to try.



Cowboy Boots, cancun

Cowboy Boots for a Cancun Horseback Riding Vacation

I’ll be going on a horseback riding vacation at Holkan Kingdom and will report back on my experience. Update: Holkan Kingdom has closed.

If you need to pick up a leather pair of Mexican cowboy boots, Mercado 28 in downtown Cancun had several tiendas or shops. Adios.

Article and photos by Nancy D. Brown.