From Posh to Budget- 5 Great Equestrian Holidays in the UK

Great picks for equestrian holidays in the UK, including a place to ride rare Fell Ponies in England, a stunning destination that helps you ride unguided in the Cambrian Mountains of Wales and beyond. by Darley Newman Ever since Equitrekking launched on Horse & Country TV in the UK, Irelan...

Turquoise Riviera Ghost Town of Kayakoy

Read about one of the most unusual destinations that I've explored on horseback... Kayakoy by Darley Newman Kayaköy was once home to thousands of Anatolian Greeks... today it is deserted. Having trekked to ancient cities in Turkey’s lesser-visited interior, I was excited to ...

Carreg Cennen Castle- Taking in the Views in Wales

For stunning Welsh countryside views and an eerie step back in time, climb up to Carreg Cennen Castle, one of the most photographed castles in Wales. by Darley Newman One of Great Britain's great castles, Carreg Cennen is one of the most photographed castles in Wales. This f...

Horse Lover’s Guide to New York City

Equestrian adventures in New York City? For sure they exist and they involve art, shopping, history and nature. Check out some horsey attractions in the Big Apple. by Darley Newman On a recent trip to New York City, I went to see an exhibit that I've been wanting to see for quite some time...

5 Best Vacations for Learning to Horseback Ride

Always wanted to learn to horseback ride? Have kids you want to learn while they're still young? Check out these five top places to learn to horseback ride on your next vacation. by Darley Newman A great way to find out if you want to take up a new sport or hobby can be to try it out on va...

Vermont Summer Road Trip- Top Places & Events for Horsin’ Around

The best places to saddle up, spectate, meet pretty horses and enjoy a horse lover's road trip this summer in Vermont. by Darley Newman Vermont in the summer is so nice, and a road trip is so doable. If you're a horse lover or looking to saddle up this summer, below are some recommende...

10 Things to Love About Africa Riding Safaris

A safari on horseback is one of the most exciting vacations you can experience. Below are ten things to love about a horse safari in Africa. by Darley Newman The amazing experiences I was able to enjoy on my horse safaris in Botswana were once in a lifetime and unique to riding in Africa speci...

5 Vacation Stops for Horse Lovers- Where You Don’t Have to Ride

Great cities, towns and villages where equestrian culture and activities abound for horse lovers. by Darley Newman Many modern day horse lovers don’t regularly ride, whether it’s because they are urban-bound, don’t have the time or are suffering from a past injury. Whatever t...

Lexington, Kentucky for Horse Lovers

Touted as the “Horse Capital of the World,” Lexington, Kentucky is a great place for singles, families and groups to enjoy a variety of horsey excursions. by Darley Newman I've traveled to Lexington more than a few times to enjoy great equestrian sporting events like the Rolex ...

Horseback Riding Banff National Park

Wilderness Pack Trip on horseback in Banff National Park in Alberta   by Equitrekking host Darley Newman The first day of our pack trip into Banff National Park had been an eventful one. The three-hour ride to Mystic Camp was a mix of sun, rain and hail- yes hail in July! We were in ...