Change Islands’ Newfoundland Pony Sanctuary

November 26th, 2014|

Newfoundland ponies are a critically endangered species, and there are only a handful of them left in the world. Where can you find most of them? On a remote little island corner of Canada, in Newfoundland and Labrador, on Change Islands.
Change Islands is about as isolated as it gets. The name is a bit misleading: […]

Horseback Riding Vacation at Assateague Island, Maryland

January 30th, 2013|

Few horseback rides are as much fun as those on an ocean beach. Assateague Island National Seashore, home of the “wild” ponies, is one of the best. On Maryland’s Atlantic coast, just south of the resort town of Ocean City, Assateague offers an almost endless, wide sandy beach that invites long, lazy, relaxing ambles for […]