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On & Beyond the Saddle

We keep you updated with the latest trends in horse riding destinations, events, and holidays. Enjoy inspiring articles from travellers and locals worldwide.

Top Affordable Horse Riding Holidays Located All Over the Globe [2024]

While horse riding is often thought of as an activity that comes with a hefty price tag, this isn’t necessarily true. 

What to Expect from an Intermediate Horse Riding Holiday

Have you mastered the basics and would like to develop your horse riding skills even further? Are you craving an epic adventure on horseback, covering long distances, riding across various terrains, and visiting remote places?

Best Horse Riding Trails in the UK

There’s no better way to explore the United Kingdom than on horseback. From Scotland to England, there are plenty of bridle paths that are waiting for you to ride across the British countryside.

What to Expect from a Beginner Horse Riding Holiday?

Learning to ride a horse is a thrilling experience, but the mere thought of hopping in the saddle for the first time is enough to make anyone nervous. Knowing what to expect from your first lessons can help ease some of that tension.

What to Expect on a Trail Riding Holiday?

Horse riding is a very broad term. It can include a variety of activities, from a short leisurely walk in the rolling countryside to dressage and competitive riding.

Top Horse Riding Weekend Breaks Around the World

Longing for an escape from your daily routine? Can’t get away for an entire week? No problem! A short yet intense horse riding break offers all the fun and excitement of a regular holiday.

Top Destinations for Pack Trips on Horseback in the USA

Looking to truly explore the ins and outs of the backcountry of the USA? There’s simply no experience that rivals an overnight or multi-day horse pack trip into the wilderness.

World's Top Destinations for Horse Riding Along the Beach

Imagine listening to the soothing sounds of the crashing waves and feeling the gentle breeze on your skin as you canter or gallop across a breathtaking beach.

Why Go on a Luxury Horse Riding Holiday?

Who doesn’t love to be pampered every once in a while? Just imagine relaxing in a hot tub after a day of riding, reminiscing the day over a gourmet dinner by the fireplace, not worrying about a thing.

Top Destinations for Horse Riding in Winter

There’s something magical about heading out on horseback in the crisp morning air, on snow-covered tracks, with nothing but the crunch of hooves to break the silence.

Weekend Horse Riding Holidays in the USA

Who doesn’t love to get away from it all, hop in the saddle, and explore fantastic places in the good ol’ USA for weeks on end?

Top Family Horse Riding Holidays in Europe

Whether you want to relax in the countryside, enjoy trail rides through olive groves or rolling hills, or go on beach rides, there are plenty of horse riding destinations in Europe to choose from.

The Top Places to Go on a Horse Riding Holiday in the UK

If you enjoy being in nature, with the wind dancing freely in your hair, then a horse riding holiday in the United Kingdom may just be the perfect idea of a getaway.

Where to Go on a Horse Riding Vacation in France

A true gem for horse riding lovers, France has it all. The diverse landscapes stretching from Atlantic beaches all the way to the Alps, the vast amounts of unspoiled countryside, and an abundance of well-trained horses make this country an ideal choice for your equestrian adventure.

Horse Riding in South America: Top Trail Rides You Can't Miss

Been dreaming of going on a horse riding holiday in South America? While all the colorful countries in the region offer breathtaking horse riding trails, a handful rank above the rest. 

Your Guide to the Best Horse Riding Destinations in Italy

Blessed with gorgeous weather, diverse scenery, rich cultural heritage, exceptional cuisine and delicious wines, it’s hard to resist visiting Italy at least once in your lifetime.

Your Guide to Portugal's Best Horse Riding Destinations

One of the oldest countries in Europe, Portugal is rich in history, excellent cuisine, and stunning beaches. Surfing enthusiasts have it on top of their bucket list, as it is home to some of the biggest (and best) waves in the world. Football fans, on the other hand, may fondly refer to it as the birthplace of the famed Cristiano Ronaldo. 

Charreria and Tradition: The Best Places for a Ranch Vacation in Mexico

Mexico has a vast tradition with horses and it’s a must for riders looking for the most colorful ranch holidays.

The Best Places to Go on a Horse Riding Holiday in Spain

Home of the famed Andalusian horse, flamenco, tapas, and wine, vast open fields, rugged coastlines, and green mountain pastures, Spain has a long and exemplary history of horsemanship.  

Top 5 Destinations for a Horse Riding and Camping Trip

Why opt for a five-star hotel when you can have a billion-star one? For a true wilderness camping experience, pack your horses and explore the backcountry on a multi-day adventure.

5 Great Reasons to Go on a Montana Ranch Vacation

Famous for its Rocky Mountains and Yellowstone National Park, what you may not know is that Montana is one of America’s most ideal destinations for horse riding vacations. What’s more, the Big Sky State also happens to be home to many of the USA’s top ranches.

Top Weekend Horse Riding Destinations in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom holds many pockets of wilderness, and there’s no better way to explore the Welsh valleys, Scottish Highlands, and English moors than on horseback.

All You Need to Know About Horse Riding in Andalusia

From the majestic landscapes in Sierra Nevada to the stunning beaches in Malaga, Andalusia is home to the most spectacular horse riding trails you can think of.

The Best Horse Riding Destinations in Iceland

Utterly astonishing landscapes interwoven with Norse mythology and Viking sagas. Some of the world’s most isolated and barren regions, barely touched by man, will leave you spell-bound. 

Where to Go on a Horse Riding Weekend Getaway in Europe

When you’re short on time or out of vacation days, it doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. In fact, an extended weekend, or even a regular one, can be a great adventure in itself!

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8 Adventure-Packed Horse Riding Destinations

Unleash your inner cowboy, the Indiana Jones or Lawrence of Arabia deep within, and hop in the saddle for the trip of a lifetime!

Warm Horse Riding Destinations to Soak Up the Winter Sun

As the temperatures begin to drop, some can’t wait for the first snowfall. All the while, others are already making plans to escape winter and ditch the heavy clothes.

Horse Riding for Kids: Benefits & Tips on How to Get Started

Growing up in a household where both parents adore animals certainly has its perks. As a toddler, where many of my friends would have to beg their parents for a kitten or a puppy, my house was already filled with (domesticated) animals to the point that some of our neighbors would lovingly refer to it as a ‘mini zoo’.

Different Types of Horse Riding Holidays Explained

They say that the best view of the world can be seen from between the ears of a horse. After all, the thrill of discovering new places at a slow-pace, while connecting with your horse and surroundings, is beyond comparison.

How Can You Learn Horse Riding Post-20's?

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.

The Best At-Home Exercises for Horse Riders

Horse riding is a full-body workout. In order to feel confident in the saddle, you need strength, balance, and stamina.

10 Tips for Beginner Riders to Look Like Experts in the Saddle

Are you thinking of going horse riding for the first time? It’s only natural to feel a bit nervous about it; after all, you’re about to ride a relatively large, living animal.

English vs Western Riding: What’s the Difference?

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?” 

Top 5 Destinations for a Ranch Vacation in the USA

The United States is the ultimate destination for a traditional ranch vacation. If you’re looking to experience what it’s like to be a cowboy in the Wild West, there are various destinations where you can dig into the dirt on a working ranch, or experience the authentic ranch lifestyle.

The Best Horse Riding Destinations in Argentina

Tango, soccer, and polo often spring to mind when thinking of Argentina. While it’s true that they are part of the nation’s identity, horsemanship, estancias, and the gauchos are also an integral part of its culture.

Horse Riding in the USA: Top Destinations You Must Check Out

Spanning over 3.8 million square miles across its 50 states, it’s no surprise that the good ol’ U.S. of A offers an abundance of amazing horse riding destinations. 

Your Guide to Horse Riding in Mongolia

As the country with just as many horses as citizens, Mongolia is a place with a strong equestrian tradition. For Mongolians riding a horse is as popular as riding a bike in the Western world. Mongolian children learn to ride a horse as early as three years old, often becoming jockeys at the age of seven to eight years.

Top Horse Riding Destinations in Africa for an Unforgettable Holiday

While horse riding may not be the activity that you would instantly thought of when thinking about Africa, it really ought to be!

Exploring Australia on Horseback: A Wilderness Adventure of a Lifetime

When it comes to horse riding adventures in the wilderness, there’s probably no destination in the world that quite rivals Australia.

Scandinavia's Top Destinations for Horse Riding Holidays

Located in the Northern part of Europe, the Scandinavian region covers three notable kingdoms: Denmark, Sweden, and Norway. However, do note that the term ‘Scandanavia’ is often used to refer to the broader Scandinavian Peninsula, which also covers the Nordic countries Finland and Iceland. 

Horse Riding in Australia: Top Destinations You Simply Shouldn’t Miss Out on

A vast continent renowned for its natural wonders, stunning landmarks, and an abundance of unique wildlife, Australia is certainly worthy of a spot high on your travel bucket list. 

The Best Horse Riding Trails in Ireland

For a small nation, the Emerald Isle sure comes out on top. It has given the world Saint Patrick, Guinness, U2, and leprechauns. Yet Ireland’s greatest asset remains its raw natural beauty.

So You Want to Go on a Texas Ranch Vacation? Here’s What You Need to Know

In case you aren’t already aware, “Go big or go home” is some sort of an unofficial ‘motto’  in Texas. This is probably why everything is indeed big in the Lone Star State – including its selection of horse riding & ranch excursions.

5 Tips on How to Overcome Your Fear of Horse Riding

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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