Safari on Horseback: Know Before You Go

2017-06-27T11:44:43+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Equestrian Lodging|

What’s involved in preparing for a horseback riding safari in Africa? A horseback riding safari in Africa has been on my bucket list for a very long time. When I learned that I needed a hip replacement, I thought my days of advanced horseback riding vacations were over. After speaking with John Spence, president of [...]

Horseback Riding Memories

2017-06-27T11:44:45+00:00 March 25th, 2015|Equestrian Photography|

Oak trees and pipe dreams Just like certain smells trigger childhood memories, so do pictures and places. I recently had a full circle moment with a heritage oak tree and a pipe corral. I was involved in a photo session, updating pictures for this equestrian blog, when I realized the role those old [...]

Top 5 Horseback Riding Vacation Destinations of 2013

2017-06-27T11:45:08+00:00 January 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 [...]

Yellowstone Park Horseback Riding Vacation, Big Sky, MT

2017-06-27T11:45:18+00:00 August 3rd, 2011|Equestrian Travel Deals, Reviews|

Sarah Merrell and Sam Johnson cross creek on Yellowstone Park horseback riding vacation in Big Sky, Montana Leave car behind on Yellowstone horseback riding vacation Remember Mazda's car commercial where the kid says, "zoom, zoom?" If you are considering a holiday to Yellowstone National Park, I challenge you to leave your car behind [...]