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Horse Podcast Ep 33: Q&A Traveling Internationally with Your Horse

On today’s episode Ute and Heather are answering your questions in another Q&A episode. They will review what is required when taking your horse across international borders. They look at costs associated, means of transportation, what documents are required and if there are quarantines that need to be followed. Keep the questions coming as we do enjoy researching your questions and look forward to your topics for future shows.

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A Mongolian Horse Race: 7 Tips For Survival

Maybe you’re curious about entering or just wondering how competitors survive the world’s longest and toughest horse race. Either way, you need to read the following tips! We’ve got gear suggestions, emergency snack ideas and what to do if you’re a woman in the middle of a Mongolian horse race mounted on a crazy steed. And you absolutely HAVE to pee!

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Horse Podcast Ep 32: Photographing the Wild Horses of Namibia

In today’s episode Heather talks with a photographer from South Africa who has taken special pride in documenting the Wild Horses of Namibia. Hear stories about these amazing horses and learn about the challenges they face in the desert. We also learn about  some  other African horse Safaris and other international travel she has done.

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How To Ride Horses in Argentina

In this article we’re going to be sharing with you why an Argentinian horse riding holiday needs to be on your bucket list as an equestrian! Argentina is the land of gauchos and of course delicious steak. So, that’s some of the reasons why you need to go there. We’re going to be diving into more travel tips, where you can ride horses in Argentina, what you should see and of course where you can book your next horse riding adventure!

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Horse Podcast Ep 31: Against the Odds – A Young Woman’s Struggle with her Fate

In today’s episode Ute talks to Dawn-Marie, a young British woman who suffers from ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis) also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome as well as a heart disease. Instead of giving up and resigning herself to her fate of living a life in the shadow of her illnesses, she decided not to give up on her dream of riding and travelling. She tells us all about how she managed to find the strength to go ahead, how India became her dream destination and how horses helped her to continue on her stony path. 

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Horse Podcast Ep 30: How Corona is Affecting the Way We Travel and Live

On today’s episode Heather and Ute discuss once more how to travel during the recent Covid-19 epidemic. Both of them have talked with travel professionals to share some more information how to travel safely by air and how Corona is affecting travellers, travel outfitters and agents.

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Horse Podcast Ep 29: International Travel During a Pandemic

On today’s episode Heather and Ute discuss international travel during the Covid-19 pandemic. Ute details her personal experience of flying from India to Germany this summer. They share some travel tips and what to expect if you decide to travel internationally.

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Horse Podcast Ep 28: National Geographic Top Ten Horse Riding Holiday Destinations

In today’s episode Heather and Ute talk about the Top Ten Horse Riding Holiday Destinations as compiled by the National Geographic Magazine. Each destination has its pros and cons and there are so many different things to consider – budget, terrain, horses or riding experience. A great way to get some travel ideas and do a little dreaming!

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Horse Podcast Ep 27: Riding Police Horses in India – A German Woman living & riding in Gujerat

In today’s episode Ute talks with Semra Yücel, a German woman living in Gujerat/India, being married to an Indian police officer. Horses have always been her passion, but she finally learned horse riding in India on an Indian police horse and now has purchased her first own horse. Semra tells us more about Indian police horses and how she is trying to improve their lives and how she copes with being the only woman riding in the police stables.

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Horse Podcast Ep 26: Backyard Adventures – Horse Trekking in Switzerland

In today’s episode Ute talks to Nicole Heppler who rode solo with her Irish Cob mare Flora through her backyard, the beautiful Emmental in Switzerland. They covered more than 160 km in seven days up and down the mountains. Nicole tells about how she prepared herself and her horse, what challenges they faced and what she liked best about riding solo. 

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