Sao Miguel Horse Riding, Azores, Portugal

June 19th, 2013|

As we round the bend of the Lake of Seven Cities, the Porshe picks up speed. Only this Porshe is not a German manufactured sports car. I’m riding in a top-of-the-line, five person carriage made in Poland and pulled by a magnificent purebred Lusitano horse named Safira. The owner of the horse and carriage company, […]

A horseback riding vacation near Sao Paulo, Brazil

February 24th, 2010|


As I watch the YouTube video of horse and rider going through their dressage routine, my mind day dreams of a horseback riding vacation in Brazil. I have never ridden a Lusitano horse, but these magnificent animals are certainly pleasing to the eye.




While I haven’t yet met Florian Pass, the owner of Sucandi, an equestrian center […]