Want to have some fun in the sun in the Middle East? Well then, you simply must go on a horse riding holiday in Turkey! One of the best things about horse riding in Turkey is the rich history you’ll discover in the places you’ll visit. You will see the remnants of ancient civilizations such as the Hittites, Byzantines, Ottomans, and many more. The horses here are usually Akhal-Teke, Arabian, and of course, Turkish. Most holidays take place in Cappadocia, which translates to “the land of beautiful horses”. So, reserve your spot today and create unforgettable memories!
Fear can be a result of many things. It can be a result of something new and exciting or something you haven’t tried yet. Naturally, you are expecting and possibly stressing over the outcome. Or, it can be a result of something you have already done that had scared you in the past.
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Horse riding is one of the most exhilarating sports, in terms of both physical and mental recreation. A recent equestrianism study revealed that there are more than 9 million horses in the US alone, while over 7 million people take part in horseback riding every year.
One of the most frequently asked questions from novice riders is “what is the difference between English and Western riding?”, often followed by “which one is easiest?” Depending on where you learned to ride, you may already be comfortable with English or Western style riding without knowing the difference. So we will attempt to explain exactly that!