GLOBETROTTERS

Meet a Globetrotter: Sue Leitner

From the sound of Sue’s first experience with horses – an extremely naughty little Shetland pony – it’s amazing that they became a huge part of her life. Now she is combining her love for riding with her love for travel and has joined our globetrotting tribe by completing her debut horse riding holiday on […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Desiree Charlesworth

Culture? Tick. Freedom? Tick. Adventure? Tick. Adrenaline? Tick. It seems ‘the bigger the better’ is the philosophy when it comes to choosing a horse riding holiday for globetrotter Desiree Charlesworth. Des is one of our most loyal globetrotters and as with many, once she got started she couldn’t stop. Addicted to the world of horse […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Anne Cowell

Sometimes when you read what someone has written you think to yourself, “Yes, that’s exactly how it is, I couldn’t have put it better myself.” Well, I got that feeling when reading Anne’s responses to our ‘Meet a Globetrotter’ questionnaire so I’m just going to go right ahead and let her do the talking. Her […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Glenda Johnston

Glenda Johnston is a keen globetrotter with a yearning for the freedom and adventure that comes from exploring foreign places and lands on the back of a horse. Horses are Glenda’s life, she lives and breathes them (her husband is pretty certain she loves her horse more than him!) and spends every moment possible with […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Jane Pink

Our latest globetrotter to be profiled in our ‘Meet a Globetrotter’ series is the wonderful Jane Pink, who recently returned from The Kimberley Ride. She’s also been lucky enough to ride in the Victorian High Country and can’t wait to continue crossing off more globetrotting adventures as she makes her way down her bucket list. […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Irene Wynne

Sometimes you come across a globetrotter who makes the most of every single moment and does so with a smile upon their face. It’s time to meet Irene Wynne, globetrotters, who joined us on our guided ride to the wonderful land of Mongolia this year (2017). Horses have been woven throughout her life – whether […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Louise Hunt

So globetrotter Louise Hunt has taught me a new word – ‘freedult’. Have you heard that word before globetrotters? Apparently it’s that time in your life when all your children have grown up, flown the coup and are now forging their own paths, and you suddenly find yourself free to do some of the things […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Karena Smith

When Karena was just eleven, she already had an appetite for adventure on horseback, heading off on her own to explore trails even though she was meant to be part of a riding group. And even though this caused her a little bit of trouble, (i.e. a huge scolding from her mum for going off […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Olivia Benefield

We fell in love with Olivia the moment she contacted us to help organise her horse riding holiday in the Margaret River region of WA. She was so genuine, lovely and just a pleasure to talk to, and I just knew I needed to introduce you to her. I think the Margaret River Ride is […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Julie Debono

As we aren’t able to join all our guests on each riding holiday we offer, we LOVE getting to live vicariously through your stories and photos when you return from a ride. And after coming back from her recent adventure through New Zealand on the Glenorchy Back Country Ride, I think it is safe to […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Niccola Phillips

Meet globetrotter Niccola Phillips! After kicking breast cancer to the kerb, Niccola decided to celebrate life through a horse-riding holiday to New Zealand on our Glenorchy Back Country Ride. And we couldn’t be happier for her! She’s found a new lease on life and loving every minute. Keep reading to find out more about this […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Lyndal Mellefont

Lyndal Mellefont is a Tassie-based globetrotter who discovered horses at the age of three and learned to ride together with her mum. We were honoured to hear some of her beautiful childhood memories of this journey with her mum and their beloved horses. Lyndal was a self-described ‘lurker’ on the Globetrotting website until she finally […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Catherine Garrard

Catherine Garrard is a fresh-off-the trail globetrotter who lived out her own real-life cowgirl adventure on the Big Horn Cattle Drive in Wyoming. And she loved it so much she plans to do it all again next year! We caught up with Catherine post-trek to get the low-down on what made this horse riding holiday […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Wendy Macken

Wendy Macken has a newfound passion for Globetrotting holidays, having ventured deep into the Aussie bush on The Kimberley Ride and far into the African wilderness on our safari ride in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. She very kindly took the time to answer some questions about herself and her Globetrotting adventures. What is your day […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Lee Powrie

Lee Powrie has come to riding late in life, but she’s hell bent on making up for lost time. In just one year, Lee has already completed The Margaret River Ride, The Craig’s Hut and the High Country, and The Rainbow Beach, Bush & Cattle Ride, with more booked in. We love Lee’s go-get-em attitude to […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Leanne Goodluck

Meet Globetrotter Leanne. Leanne is relatively new to travelling but since she discovered Globetrotting there’s been no stopping her. In 2018 Leanne completed The Grape Horse Adventure, Barossa Valley, and the Icelandic Wilderness Expedition, and she’s already booked in for The Kimberley Ride next year. Read on to learn why Leanne has found her new […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Penny Richards

Penny Richards has just returned home with her very own brumby after completing our debut Desert Brumby Safari. She took the time to tell us all about this incredible experience, what led her there and what she and her brumby have been getting up to since. What is your earliest memory of horses? I can’t […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Sally Boardman

In August this year, Sally Boardman traversed the steppes, valleys and mountains of Mongolia from the back of a tough little Mongol horse. If you want to learn more about this ride and the incredible kinds of people who are drawn to it, read on! What is your day job? I am an agricultural scientist. […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Margie Baldock

Margie Baldock fell in love with horses as a child but wasn’t able to pursue her passion until later in life. Now she’s making up for lost time, riding as much as she can, getting into polo and planning as many Globetrotting trips as her schedule allows! With three already under her belt, read on […]

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Meet a Globetrotter: Kat Spencer

Kat Spencer has been a horse lover her whole life, and she recently embarked on her very first horse riding holiday. Not one to do things by halves, Kat signed up for our exploratory ride in Iceland, an epic adventure that saw her ride with a herd of horses across Iceland’s dramatic and changeable wilderness. […]

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