Equestrian Escapes' Riding Holiday Blog

How horse riding can benefit your mental health  17/01/2022
 Sarah Caplan
How horse riding can benefit your mental health

Horse riding can offer you more than just fun and exercise: it can also be good for your mind. Here, Katie Allen-Clarke from Horse & Country outlines the many ways horses can benefit your mental health.

The physical benefits of horse riding are well known. Being out on a ride can be great cardiova Read More »


Dressage Clinic With Rafael Soto  29/10/2021
 Sarah Caplan
Dressage Clinic With Rafael Soto

Dressage Clinic with Rafael Soto

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Is Equine Therapy An Important Complementary Treatment For Autism?  14/10/2021
 Sarah Caplan
Is Equine Therapy An Important Complementary Treatment For Autism?

What Is Autism?

Autism is a well-known disability, with more than 700,000 people in the UK on the autism spectrum. It is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how a person communicates with and relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them. Including their families, autism is part of daily life for Read More »


Top 5 European Breaks For 2022  12/10/2021
 Sarah Caplan
Top 5 European Breaks For 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Malaga Trail Ride

On this Malaga Trail Ride there is an option of 2 diff Read More »


Top 10 UK Riding Breaks For Families  27/09/2021
 Sarah Caplan
Top 10 UK Riding Breaks For Families

There is nothing better than spending time riding beautiful ponies on beaches and through fields, especially if you are a kid!

Here are some of the best horse-riding holidays available now.

 

Top 20 UK Riding Holidays for 2020  17/02/2020
 Sarah Caplan
Top 20 UK Riding Holidays for 2020

 

 

1. Beach Ride Pembrokeshire

This 2020, visit the stunning Welsh countryside with spectacular beach rides available for all abilities! Stay in a beautiful farmhouse and enjoy excellent food from £325pp. Book in now with

The Benefits of Riding for Children  24/01/2020
 Sarah Caplan
The Benefits of Riding for Children
  • A study showed that children who spent time grooming, handling and riding horses had lower levels of stress hormones
  • Less screen time and more time outdoors is beneficial to their overall mental and physical wellbeing
  • Outdoor activities contributes to cognitive and social/emotional development
  • So why not sign them up to Read More »

Top 10 Horse Riding Holidays In Spain  09/12/2019
 Sarah Caplan
Top 10 Horse Riding Holidays In Spain

Top 10 Horse Riding Holidays In Spain

 

  1. Horseback Riding In Malaga

 

On this wonderful 'Luxury in Malaga' riding holiday you will have the opportunity to ride beautifully trained horses close to Ma Read More »


Meet Equestrian Escapes  06/11/2019
 Sarah Caplan
Meet Equestrian Escapes

Sarah Caplan BSc BHSAI (UK Office)

Managing Director and Travel Consultant

Sarah has had a love of animals and in particular horses all of her life. Her family had a passion for travel and so it only seemed natural to combine the two strongest memories of her childhood. She qualified from Manchester University with a degree in Zoology and then s Read More »


10 of the most magical riding holidays in the world  05/11/2019
 Sarah Caplan
10 of the most magical riding holidays in the world

From riding through Botswana's Okavango Delta to a horseback adventure at an 1890s Oregon ranch, here are ten of the most promising equestrian adventures to be had around the world.

  1. La Dolce Vita

No, the cowboys of Maremma, Tuscany aren’t decked out in Armani and Gucci but the “butteri&rdquo Read More »

Blog Archive

Dreaming of Tarifa  30/10/2019












Wallace The Mule  07/08/2018



Royal Wedding Horses  17/05/2018



History Of Eventing  06/03/2018











The Lure Of The Loire  29/01/2018



Are you Fit to Ride?  15/11/2016

Fit to Ride  10/11/2016