Horseback Riding Vacation in Alesund, Norway

September 8th, 2010|

Norwegian Fjord Horses in Alesund, Norway

As the MS Midnatsol pulled into port at Alesund, Norway, I could feel the excitement building inside me. I was traveling along the Norwegian coastline with the Hurtigruten cruise ship and Alesund was the second port of call after my horseback riding vacation in Bergen, Norway.

I had fallen in love […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Bergen, Norway

September 1st, 2010|

Bergen, Norway Horseback Riding Vacation

As we rode past the centuries old cemetery, lined with neatly marked tombstones and flowers, the horses hooves clipped clopped along the path. We began the assent of the forested trail and left the World Heritage City of Bergen behind us. The rugged Norwegian Fjord horses moved quietly along the fern-laced […]

Fjord Horse – Horseback Riding Vacation in Norway

November 13th, 2009|

If you have a chance to ride a Fjord horse in Norway, go for it! I rode a similar stocky, strong and gentle Fjord horse during a trip in Bergen, Norway.

Photo courtesy of Moods of Norway