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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 intoContinue reading “How To Ride Horses in Argentina”

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 doContinue reading “Horse Podcast Ep 28: National Geographic Top Ten Horse Riding Holiday Destinations”

Meet the Right Hand Woman of Natural Horsemanship Legend Monty Roberts

German-born horse trainer Denise Heinlein was one of the very few women and foreigners to have presented horses in Argentina’s prestigious La Rural show. She is the right hand (wo)man of famous horse whisperer Monty Roberts and when she’s not busy training natural horsemanship students at the Monty Roberts International Learning Center in California, sheContinue reading “Meet the Right Hand Woman of Natural Horsemanship Legend Monty Roberts”

2020 Endurance Race on Criollo Horses in Brazil – Compete with Gauchos!

Disclaimer: Some links below may be “affiliates” which means as an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. Purchases via with these links add no extra cost to you. The earnings go towards the maintenance and upkeep of this site. Imagine if you had the chance to race on horseback in the Naadam against theContinue reading “2020 Endurance Race on Criollo Horses in Brazil – Compete with Gauchos!”

Equestrian Podcast Ep 10 Horse Riding in Argentina

One adventuress shares her stories traveling to the end of the world on horseback. Her destination: Peninsula Mitre, the Eastern part of La Isla Grande de Tierra Del Fuego in Argentina. Listen to her talking about this incredible adventure including how she met penguins and a wild herd of horses on the way. She shares storiesContinue reading “Equestrian Podcast Ep 10 Horse Riding in Argentina”

Traveling with a Horse Circus in Guatemala

Traveling in a caravan with a horse circus in Guatemala is not really what you’d expect to see deep in the jungle. One adventuress shares her experiences as a gypsy riding in a caravan from place to place with pack horses and hula hoops. Their mission? To bring smiles to people’s faces wherever they go.

Exploring the End of the World – Horse Riding in Argentina

It all started quite a long time ago, however not in the distant galaxy… There were two girls (8 and 13 years old), riding in the same stable in Poland. At first, they really didn’t like each other because they were competing to ride on the same, quite grumpy mare… About twenty years after that, whenContinue reading “Exploring the End of the World – Horse Riding in Argentina”

EQA Podcast Ep 8 Brazil

One adventuress shares her experience riding as a woman in the “Marcha de Resistência” – a 750 km endurance race on criollo horses. She shares facts and information about the race and the horses. Furthermore, you’ll hear some interesting stories about her adventures in Brazil, Switzerland and as an equine vet.

First Woman to Win the Marcha in Brazil – A 750km Race on Criollo Horses

We interviewed two Equestrian Adventuresses about the “Marcha da Resistência” on a Criollo Horse in Brazil. Here’s what they revealed about one of the longest distance horse endurance races in the world, 750 kilometers in all weather conditions over 15 days.