Southern France Horseback Riding Vacation, Domaine des Garennes

September 12th, 2012|

Trail riding in ‘La Dordogne’, France: the doorstep to Southern France

June 2012: Drove over 6 hours through sheets of rain with my sister wondering why we did not pack any professional horseback riding RAIN gear (cause I don’t own any? I live in Illinois and mostly get to ride in dry and sunny weather, showers […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Camargue, France

April 21st, 2010|


Legendary Horses of Camargue guest post by Ferne Arfin.

Camargue horses are legendary. White or grey and cream, short-legged and sturdy, with bushy tails and thick, glamorous manes, they are really a kind of pony. The origin of the horses, unique in the world to this corner of France, is something of a mystery. At one […]