The Olympics, the ultimate goal for any Equestrian competing at the highest level. Now most of us are not competing at this level but watching from afar. The Olympics showcases the best of the best. In today’s podcast, we are taking a look at the equestrian disciplines from the early days back to 1900 asContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 148: Olympics – Equestrians Competing at the Top Level”
Another episode of our Horse Breeds around the World Series. Today we turn our attention towards South-Eastern Europe which is home to a little known horse breed, the Bosnian Mountain Horse. These small horses are sure-footed, tough and can carry heavy loads up and down their rugged home of the Dinaric Alps. Today there isContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 143: Bosnian Mountain Horse – Pony of the Balkans”
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. TheseContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 142: Horse Riding Holidays – How to Pick?”
Today’s episode features another great segment in our Where to Next? destination series that we are showcasing. We are travelling South Africa and Lesotho, prime destinations for horse lovers. Hear all about when is the best time to go, the different riding options and the best places to visit and how to travel safely. We share someContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 77: Where to Next? Destination: South Africa & Lesotho”
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.