As her birthday approaches, April 21st, how can we forget a great woman who loves horses… .. Queen Elizabeth of England !! A great passion that has accompanied her since childhood: Elizabeth’s first horse was a Shetland pony named Peggy that her father, George VI, gave her when she was four years old. Since then she has never stopped riding. She has a particular love for racing thoroughbreds …. In fact, for over thirty years, she has owned a thriving team that over the years has won 8 million euros prizes. Discover now all our trips, tours, holidays and horse trekking in Great Britain. The Queen spends a lot of time in the stable, and every morning she reads the Racing Post , the reference newspaper for horse racing fans. She has such a great passion that it is not unusual to see her – a 90-year-old woman – still in the saddle near the castle of Balmoral , her country estate in Scotland , where she takes long relaxing walks. Inevitable head scarf which, in her free time, replaces the charming hats of official occasions, customary boots and raincoat.
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
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Duration: 7 days / 6 nights
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“Crossing bridges, closing gates, walking past shower towels hanging between trees and trunks lying on the road. It is not a simple gymkana nor an original walk in the woods: it is the Mountain Trail Horse, a discipline created in America by the rider Mark Bolender and increasingly popular also in Italy, where, since 2015 […]
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