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For all of the globetrotters that have travelled to Africa you’ll understand that no truer words have been spoken than by Mr Hemingway himself. This image was taken on our Maasai Mara ride in Kenya of Jakob Von Plessen the guide.

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Okay, so you’ve been riding since you were a tot and would consider yourself an intermediate to advanced rider who is desperate to sign up for a horse riding holiday. Except you have ONE problem, your partner either doesn’t ride or is a beginner rider who can barely post to the trot. You have three options here. You […]

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perfect watch for a riding holiday
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Do you wear a watch? Ever since having children, I unfortunately have to keep a keen eye on the time every minute of the day. I’m SO in love with my watch which was a gift from my lovely sister. I’ve been admiring the classic and elegant design of The Horse time pieces on friends and strangers for quite […]

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This is Great-Heart (very apt name) who is one of the greatest high jumpers in history. To read his remarkable story click here. Get this in 1923, he set a world record of leaping 8 feet 3 inches which is 2.5 metres! Holy sheesh!

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helmet for a riding holiday
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Over the past couple of years I’ve been riding in a tomato red, polo helmet that I purchased from my all-time favourite tack shop, Arandu, in Argentina. It certainly has had its fair share of tumbles, thankfully cocooning my melon from serious damage. But now that I’m dabbling in the world of show jumping and […]

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globetrotting's mongolian guide gur
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Every globetrotter that we’ve sent to Mongolia who have had Gur as their guide have loved his warmth, humour and endearing hospitality. Here is a brief insight into his life as a much-loved globetrotting guide. How long have you been running horse riding holidays?  My first horse riding tour took place in Khovsgol  aimag  in […]

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A horse-riding safari through the Maasai Mara in Kenya is the most exhilarating off-the-field encounter a polo player could ask for. To shamelessly name drop, high goal polo player, Eduardo Novillo Astrada is one of the many polo players who has galloped with the wildebeest in the Maasai Mara. #1 – Riding guests are mounted […]

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what to wear on a horse riding holiday
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I feel completely lost when I don’t have a belt on when riding.  For me, I’m in love with these Argentinean gaucho belts. I discovered them when I first visited South America over ten years ago now and my original belt is still going strong. I now have a hefty collection of these gaucho belts in black […]

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