Why horse riding can be more secure than walking…

You might think I’m kidding, but I’m actually serious about it! Horse riding can be more secure than walking under some kind of circumstances. Let me mention some examples from my own life: 1. Dangerous animals in the forest Snakes The possibility to be bitten by a snake is much higher by feet. Lately I’ve…

Children need nature and animals!

Not only horses are trying to teach us to live in peace with the nature. Also children have the need to explore a natural environment. But it’s unfortunately quite common that adults don’t listen neither to children or animals. They just keep going down the chosen track, regardless what happens to those depending on them….

Ala di Stura with the newest chairlift in the valley!

Last Sunday I went skiing in Ala di Stura. It´s a rather small skiing restort, but the closest to where I live. I only need to drive for 30 minutes to get to the starting point. You actually have to take a really old chairlift to even get to the skiing resort. It´s been there since…

Riding through the autumn colours

What a lovely day! Three cowboys went to explore a new track that goes from Benne to Cudine. We ended up riding in the middle of the most beautiful colourful landscape. I started out around 9 o’clock this morning, while it was still a bit chilly. Soraya didn’t even finish her breakfast before we left,…

Back in Sardegna for a taste of summer

It’s really weird being back in the summer time after getting used to the autumn in Piedmont. In the south part of Sardegna there is still summer, or at least the sea is still warm enough to take a bath! We took a private plane from Turin to Cagliari, which was incredible fast and comfortable….