Horse Podcast Ep 142: Horse Riding Holidays – How to Pick?

All it takes is one friend to suggest a horse riding holiday and you are hooked. But how do you pick the destination? How long to go for? Which friends to invite? Those are the questions and hopefully answers we provide in today’s episode. Heather chats with Kari a fellow adventuress about these topics. These gals have done a few horse riding holidays and have worked through the questions that do arise. Stay tuned for a great episode that will help you get your next horse riding holiday and adventure planned.

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Horse Riding Holidays – Whats your criteria?

So you have decided that you want to go on a horse riding holiday? So many decisions to make. Do you have destination in mind?, or is there a specific breed of horse you want to ride? Then you need ot take into consideration, when you can travel will it be high or low season. What is your budget like? how much time will you have? Then you have the choice of a point to point ride or would you perfer a based stay style.

The next question you will need to ask yourself will be who you want to travel with. From there you will need to discuss the above questions so you are all in agreement with what you are picking. Everyone has different likes and dislikes. There will be times when you need to make a hard decision as these trips can be expensive and it still is your holiday.

Your Hosts and Guest today:

Heather (Canada) Kari (Canada)

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  • Picking a destination
  • Point to point or based stay styles
  • Budgets
  • Who are you going to travel with

Thank you for tuning in and happy trails!

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