Travel

A RIDE THE RANGE FANTASY

A city slicker heads West to join the Cowgirl Spring Roundup at the Resort at Paws Up. The fringed suede jacket, a garment I acquired especially for thi...

Gobi Desert Cup

It's more than an endurance race, it's a cultural experience. Do you have what it takes to compete in the Gobi Desert Cup, August 22-31, 2018? Co-founded in 2...

Hit the road this summer

It seems like everyone has a soft spot for Airstream trailers. The company’s latest silver bullet, the Globetrotter lists at $99,000 and features an interior sp...

BreyerFest: A Summer rite for Horse girls

  Loving horses might insulate you from all the manure on the internet. That's what the New York Times said in a wonderful story on BreyerFest, Giddy U...

The Perfect Stagecoach Festival Weekend

How to do the biggest country music festival in style. Hint: you'll need a pickup truck and some cowboy boots. Stagecoach Festival, which took place over the...

Make Flying A Pleasure

  Travel by PRIVATE JET is growing more popular among equestrians. With the hassles of today’s air travel, more and more equestrian families have tur...

Dog-Friendly Hotels

Traveling with pets can be stressful, but it doesn't need to be. You don't have to leave your four-legged friends at home anymore when you travel. Imagine br...

Rancho Santana

NICARAGUA’S RANCHO SANTANA IS FILLED WITH wonderful surprises. Nicaragua wasn’t anywhere I ever expected to visit, but the opportunity presented itself, ...

Travel With Ease

Enjoy freewheeling travel with sturdy and stylish lightweight luggage.   The carry-on by Away is unbreakable and guaranteed for life. The bag inclu...

UXUA Casa Hotel & Spa, Brazil

A Unique Adventure at a 500-year-old Casa in Brazil. It's said that authenticity is the greatest luxury, and that's what a visit to Brazil's picturesque and hi...

Helena Bay, New Zealand

Privacy and Exclusivity for up to 10 Guests Located on nearly two miles of private coastline on the northeast corner of New Zealand’s North Island, Helena Ba...

Cowdray Estate, U.K.

The 16,500-acre Cowdray estate, located in Midhurst, Sussex, lies within the South Downs National Park and is the quintessence of the fairytale English ...

Salamander Resort, Virginia

After a scenic drive from Washington, D.C., through the heart of Virginia horse country, I arrived in the historic village of Middleburg, Virginia in less t...

The World’s Richest Race

George Kamper's striking images celebrate the record event. Earlier this year, the richest horse race in the world was run at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale B...

Fairmont Grand Del Mar, California

A luxurious home-base for racing, jumping, and polo in San Diego. San Diego’s Fairmont Grand Del Mar is a luxury oasis drenched in year-round sunshine. The ar...

Saut Hermès at the Grand Palais in Paris

Show jumping’s elite assembled to compete in the Parisian saddler’s prestigious event. Equestrian Living magazine has been fortunate to attend what may b...

Domaine de la Baume, Provence

It is no surprise to find Provence on a list of travel destinations. Long known for its fine views, vineyards, and Mediterranean beaches, the area has contin...

Grab your Bag

No matter where you are headed, a stylish, roomy, and durable weekender bag will become a favorite travel companion....

Luxe Life in Paradise

Punta Cana’s Eden Roc Resort offers European luxury in a tropical paradise When I first stepped outside the baggage claim with my luggage in tow, the warm,...

Horse Country Recipes

Each issue, Equestrian Living magazine asks the chefs at the favorite restaurants of horse communities around the country about some of their favorite recipes. ...

Le Saut Hermès, Paris, is for Children Too

Le Saut Hermès is arguably the world's most elegant horse show. Attending the elite international, three-day show-jumping event in Paris, far surpasses a...

Amazing Destinations for Horse Lovers

Serenity or Adventure: find your escape Do you long for a journey through an ancient landscape or crave the relaxation of a tropical paradise? Here are ten des...

Millbrook, N.Y.—America’s Cotswolds

The alluring equine-centric hamlet, a mere 90 miles from New York City, boasts a lifestyle that feels worlds away. A friend who honed his turn of phr...

Middleburg

An idyllic village in Virginia hunt country. The first thing you’ll notice is its sheer beauty: the carefully preserved architecture of a distant time, tre...

A Meal Fit For Royals

Ascot Racecourse Ltd. recently hosted a truly imaginative competition that gave two lucky winners the chance to dine in the first ever, horse-drawn Michelin res...

Travel Diary: Tanque Verde

The New York City marathon is a unique experience. It summarizes the intensity of New York and life here: overwhelming, energizing, diverse, crowded, and hi...

Grand Oaks Resort, Florida

Many guests stay at this Ocala retreat for months at a time, a home away from home. Exploring the world may be fun, but don’t your horses deserve a getaway too...

Il Borro, Tuscany

The Ferragamo family has restored Il Borro to its former glory. Enter the gates to Il Borro and you will be pleasantly transported into another world. The esta...

The Ranch at Rock Creek, Montana

Try Montana "Glamping" in an upscale, stream-side cabin. Montana is undeniably a rider’s paradise. Its wide-open views, sagebrush hillsides, and alpine peaks a...

Selman Marrakech, Morocco

What was once merely a mirage is now a palace of alluring charm. Marrakech, a city that enchants visitors with culture, history and magic, is known for the vib...

Gleneagles, Scotland

Resting high atop the pinnacle of grand bastions, Gleneagles exudes old world charm and flawless attention to detail. This five-star hotel in Perthshire, Scotl...

The Inn at Dos Brisas, Texas

Tucked quietly amidst 313 acres of rolling hill country, the inn welcomes guests in impeccable style. Once a family ranch retreat, it has evolved into a highly...

Southern Pines

Southern Pines, in the heart of the North Carolina Sandhills, is a prime destination for horse people and golfers alike. Equestrians are drawn to the so...

Millbrook, New York: Video by Marion de Vogel

Videographer and photographer Marion de Vogel has created a visually delightful video as a companion piece to our featured article on the equine-centric hamlet ...

A Cowboy Gallery

The West through the eyes of George Kamper EQ’s Photography Director, George Kamper, and Deputy Editor, Jill Novotny spent a few days at Tanque Verde, a gu...

Luxury Meets Nature

A divinely restored 18th-century guest house In one of the most beautiful villages in France. It is no surprise to find Provence on a list of best travel des...

Sunshine in Scottsdale

Known for endless stretches of sunny days, upscale shopping, innovative cuisine, and limitless options of outdoor pursuits, Scottsdale, Arizona is also an idyll...
The iconic white fences of Calumet Farm.

Kentucky: Historic Houses and Horse Farms

Pre-eminent architectural and interiors photographer Pieter Estersohn guides us through Bluegrass Country. “I became enamored with the Bluegrass region while...

Indulge at Ireland’s Castle Leslie

Guests indulge themselves at one of the most sought-after luxury castles in Ireland. Castle Leslie Estate, one of the top luxury castle hotels in Ireland, is...

The Al Shaqab Stadium

Al Shaqab is a new and impressive monument to the growing equestrian interest in Qatar. The stadium complex—which is entirely devoted to horses—rivals the wo...

Paradise in the Dominican Republic

A legendary golf resort with equestrian pleasures galore. Nestled alongside the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea, Casa de Campo makes its home on the cap...

Adventure in Style

These chic weekender bags make your adventure easy and stylish. Oughton Limited Pawlet, Vermont 05761 802-325-2482 oughtonlimited.com Swaine Ad...

Exotic Luxury: Kenya’s Giraffe Manor

The 
giraffes vie for your attention at the breakfast table, the front door, and even at your bedroom window. Looking for a more unusual travel experience to f...

Play Polo in India Aboard Elephants

In Jaipur, you too can play a chukker of unforgettable polo. Elephants have long been part of Indian culture, representing strength and power. Often used in ...

Unbridled at Sea

Make an Unbridled escape aboard an equestrian-themed yacht. A yacht can give you access to places that few ever get to know, all while enjoying pampered luxu...

A Patagonia Adventure

If Patagonia were a movie set, the director would tell the designers to dial it back. Ruth Kennedy Sudduth was invited to privately tour several large ecolog...

The Days of Wine and Horses

Bridlewood Estate: An idyllic horse farm that is also a world-class vineyard As you turn off the Pacific Coast Highway and meander towards Santa Ynez Valley, t...

Cozy and Authentic Equestrian Escape

Want to do something really different? How about riding icelandic horses in a tiny Czech village? Published Summer 2013 In a small village called Ludvikov...

A Vermont Winter Tradition

Horses are the Stars of the WASSAIL WEEKEND in Woodstock, Vermont. Published Winter 2012 For 26 years Woodstock, Vermont, has celebrated the winter solsti...

Luxurious Horse Country of North Carolina

Enjoy the luxury of privacy in scenic North Carolina horse country. Published Spring 2013 As you drive along the pebble-covered road leading to the Red Ho...

Winter Warmth for Horse Lovers

EQ's favorite warm-weather retreats Aiken, S.C. Friendly atmosphere, pristine beauty, and a rich equestrian heritage Once known as the "Sports Center of ...

When Boomers Retire

78 million boomers are looking at what's next. The first in an EQ series on places to consider. Published Winter 2013 As 78 million people born between...

Salamander Resort’s Grand Opening

An iconic new luxury equestrian destination in Middleburg, Va., is unveiled. Originally published Fall 2013 This month, in the historic town of Middleburg a...

Gallery: Le Saut Hermés in Paris

EQ’s Photography Director, George Kamper, captures the essence of Le Saut Hermés under the glass dome of the Grand Palais. Published Summer 2013 Trave...

A Pressing Engagement

A New England Tradition Goes Back in Time An autumn tradition around much of America is harvesting apples and making cider, and somehow doing it the "old way" ...

Spring Island

Spring Island is a 3,000-acre nature preserve and island residential community in the heart of South Carolina’s fabled Lowcountry. As a community woven carefull...