Press Reports

Small selection of press reports about Aille Cross Equestrian Centre and the Connemara Trails

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Ireland on Horseback
by Wendy Carlson


The thunder of galloping hoofs broke the silence of a serene mountain valley. A flock of sheep stopped grazing to watch our posse churn across the landscape, a blur of manes and - tails and determined, red-cheeked faces. This is the Wild West of Ireland.

We were riding through Connemara over countryside so mesmerizing I hardly noticed I'd been bumping up and down in the saddle for nearly five hours. Nestled between Lough Corrib and the Atlantic Ocean, Connemara is a land of dramatic contrasts, a patchwork of lush green pastures that are dotted with wildflowers, soggy peat bogs, and craggy hillsides.
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Connemara on Horseback - Trailriding in Ireland
Gourmet traveller
by Viginia Westbury

WILLIE LEAHY WAS BORN ON MAY 1, which, he says, qualifies him to become a leprechaun. With his round, tanned face and bushy eyebrows, he already looks a bit like one, mind. Willie is the kind of Irishman who says "top of the morning" to you, flirts with all the women, tells a pretty tall yarn and can, you suspect, charm the brass handles off a coffin...
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Irland im Galopp
Stern
von Uta van Steen

Wahrscheinlich haben Meteorologen eine einfache Erklärung für diesen tückischen Tornado, der den äußersten Westen Irlands heimsucht. Doch Willie Leahy meint, dass die kapriziösen Feen den Cuaifeach anzetteln. Ich entschließe mich, Willie zu glauben. Schließlich bin ich sowieso für eine Woche in seiner Hand.
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Nach Irland der Pferde wegen
Pegasus und Pferde Revue
von Marin Haller

Der Wind blies stark hier oben auf dem Bergrücken mitten in der Connemara, er spielte mit den Mähnen und Schweifen der Pferde, zerrte an unseren Regenjacken und Legte das dünne Berggras in silberne Wellen. In dem felsübersäten Tal vor uns lagen braun-grüne Weideflächen, von einem endlosen Labyrinth aus Steinmauer
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Aille Cross Equestrian Centre
Connemara Trails
Loughrea, Co. Galway
Ireland

Dartfield Equestrian Centre
Horse Museum
Kilrickle, Loughrea, Co. Galway
Ireland


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