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5 Places to Go on a Cattle Drive

2017-06-27T11:44:30+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Equestrian Lodging|

Montana Cattle Drive photo © Nancy D. Brown If you are of a certain age, like me, you'll remember the movie City Slickers starring Billy Crystal & Jack Palance. This comedy is about an unhappy Manhattan yuppie who is about to turn forty years old. His friends rope him into joining them for [...]

Themed Rooms at Legoland California Hotel

2017-06-27T11:44:31+00:00 March 9th, 2016|Equestrian Lodging|

Ride a carousel in Legoland's Heartlake City. Move over Lego Batman, Ninjago and Star Wars figures, the horses are running at Legoland California Resort. Well, not literally, but Legoland is all about using your imagination, so you can build a horse out of Legos, ride a carousel horse in Heartlake City and sleep [...]

Carmel Valley Ranch Equine Perspective

2017-06-27T11:44:41+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|Equestrian Lodging, Horse Ranches & Equestrian Centers|

“Horses are good mirrors. They allow us to see reflections of ourselves and our behavior. Unlike people, horses don’t stay in uncomfortable relationships. They either walk away or lean in,” said Jill Rivoli founder of New Perspectives, an Equine Perspective workshop offered through Carmel Valley Ranch in Carmel, California. I had the opportunity to join [...]

Romp Across Ecuador

2017-06-27T11:44:42+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Equestrian Lodging, Equestrian Travel Deals|

Have you ever dreamed of galloping across the top of the world beneath the bluest of skies plumped with billowing clouds? Imagine green and gold spires poking through those clouds and a wild wind whipping your spirits as you canter on with a racing heart. Now, breathe in crystalline air as you fall in sync [...]

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 [...]