Portuguese School of Equestrian Art at Queluz National Palace

2017-06-27T11:45:06+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Horse News, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Queluz National Palace with fountain Surrounded by formal gardens and water fountains, Queluz National Palace in Sintra, Portugal makes for a magical horse show backdrop.  Who needs  Dancing with the Stars when you can watch dancing with horses? And these are not your ordinary horses, these are Lusitano horses from the Alter Stud Farm, the former stud [...]

Equestrian Bags and Totes for Horse Lovers, Rebecca Ray Designs

2017-06-27T11:45:07+00:00 May 15th, 2013|Reviews, The Tack Box|

The Maryann tote by Rebecca Ray Designs. I've seen Western styled purses made of hand-tooled leather, but they looked a little too country for my taste. Recently, I came across equestrian influenced accessories from USA designer Rebecca Ray. I love these horse-themed American Couture equestrian bags and totes.   Rebecca Ray sporting lifestyle [...]

Equestrian Travel Association offers Horseback Riding Vacation Sweepstakes via Facebook

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 March 30th, 2012|Equestrian Travel Deals, Horse News|

Picture yourself on a horseback riding vacation in Chittenden, Vermont at Mountain Top Inn Resort Horseback riding vacations for travelers If you are reading this blog post, like me, you love horses and going on horseback riding vacations. As a travel writer, I decided to combine my love of horses with my professional [...]

Queen City Cookies Equestrian Pack Product Review

2017-06-27T11:45:16+00:00 January 25th, 2012|Reviews|

Take Queen City Cookies equestrian collection on your horseback riding vacation Dreaming of horses and ponies Like many girls (and boys) I had a life long dream of having my own horse. Each Christmas Eve I closed my eyes  and visualized a pony standing next to the Christmas tree during holiday time. While [...]

Horseback Riding Vacation at Crieff Hydro Stables, Perthshire, Scotland

2017-06-27T11:45:18+00:00 August 17th, 2011|Equestrian Lodging, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

A Horseback Riding Vacation in Perthshire,  Scotland I have yet to go on a horseback riding vacation in Scotland. If I did, I think I would visit the Crieff Hydro Stables in Perthshire, Scotland.  European-based travel writer Karen Bryan and author of the Europe A La Carte blog mentioned on Twitter that she [...]

Walnut Creek, CA Equestrian Completes US Dressage Century Ride

2017-06-27T11:45:22+00:00 March 23rd, 2011|Horse News, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

Walnut Creek Equestrian Earns Century Club Dressage Membership At 81,  lifelong horsewoman Mary Grace Davidson has the bones of a 30 year old according to her doctor. The Walnut Creek, California equestrian and owner of Lucky Acres Dressage Training Center, has had her share of broken bones from horseback riding injuries. However, Davidson [...]