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Equestrian Travel Stories on GoNOMADmanodlynn-horseHorse and rider in Fort Worth, Texas.

Horse lovers are travel lovers too. So why not enjoy some time up in the saddle on your next trip? 

We profile towns that live from horses, towns that let visitors ride horses, and stories about trips where riding was the main attraction. 

If you've ever thought about horseback riding on your vacation, enjoy the stories on this page. If you are already an equestrian traveler, we welcome your comments about our stories.

Unhitch. It's time to ride.
Nepal: Horse Trekking and Bungee Jumps
Nepal: Horse Trekking, white water rafting and elephant washing in Chitwan National park.
Kyrgyzstan: A Horse Trek to Song-Kul
Searching For Song-kul - A Horse Trek In Kyrgyzstan. Trekking in the mountains of central Asia on horseback.
Riding in Ecuador
Otavalo, Ecuador: riding horses in volcano country in a place with a rich equestrian tradition.
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Mongolia: Galloping Across the Steppe
On the Trail of Genghis Khan: Tim Cope rides across Mongolia and writes a book about it.
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Harmony with Horses: Equestrian Driver's Ed
Mary Brigham learns how to train horses and herd cattle at the Tanque Verde Ranch in Arizona.

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Namibia: A Safari on Horseback
Namibia: A Safari on Horseback. traveling across the desert in Namibia on horseback
Kyrgyzstan's White Nectar: A Quest for Mare's Milk
Kyrgyzstan?s White Nectar: A Quest for Mare's Milk on horseback.
Argentina Patagonia Riding
Equestrian adventures: Peter Heller writes about a journey by horseback through the mountains of Patagonia in Chile and Argentina.
Riding into North Texas Horse Country
Texas: Larry Parnass takes a tour of horse ranches in North Texas.
Dead Goat Polo: National Sport of Kyrgyzstan
Dead Goat Polo: Sophie Ibbotson goes to the village of Ashu in Kyrgyzstan to watch a game of Kok Boru, Dead Goat Polo, the national sport of Kyrgyzstan.
The Relief Riders First Ride is a Success!
The Relief Riders bring medical supplies, goats and other assistance to the poor residents of Rajasthan, India.
Mozambique: Volunteering on Horseback
Mozambique: a chance to help out by volunteering on a horseranch. Riding horses in Mozambique.
Lexington, Kentucky: Where Bourbon, Betting and Breeding Are a Family Affair
Lexington, Kentucky: Where Bourbon, Betting and Breeding Are a Family Affair
Costa Rica Escape -- on Horseback
Costa Rica: The author describes a horseback riding vacation in Costa Rica.
Mongolia: Journey Through The Wild, Wild East
A guide to traveling in Mongolia, with detailed information on where to stay, where to visit, what not to miss and how to get the best deals when you are there. Explorer's guide on
Family Fun in Goblin Valley, Utah: A Rare Jewel of Nature
Goblin Valley Utah:Emily Fagan and family have a ball hiking in the Valley of the Goblins, and Little Wild Horse Slot Canyon in Utah.
Costa Rica Escape -- on Horseback
Daniel Ramsey takes a horseback riding vacation on the west coast of Costa Rica and takes his first swim on horseback.
Rajasthan Romping:A Camel Safari in the Thar Desert
Rajasthan Romping:A Camel Safari in the Thar Desert
St. George, Utah: The Red Rocks are Calling Me Back
Utah: Jean Miller Spoljaric travels to St. George, Utah, where she goes hiking and biking in Snow Canyon and bonds with wild mustangs at a ranch in Kayenta.
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