Rob Lilwall and Leon McCarron have embarked on an epic 5,000 km winter expedition through the heart of China to raise money for kids.
Traveling is about meeting new people and gaining new experiences about what life is like outside of your own world. You don’t have to go far to gain a new experience, why not host someone or be hosted somewhere new by a stranger?
RRI takes riders on horseback through remote regions of India and Turkey, providing much needed relief and medical assistance to villages along the route.
Relief Riders International is a one-of-its-kind adventure travel company that leads relief missions on horseback. Participants travel for 14 days on horseback riding village to village, through the beautiful desert landscapes of India and Turkey, while delivering aid to remote communities that lack basic medical facilities and opportunities to make a living. Back in 2003, Relief Riders founder Alexander Souri dreamed of combining his passion with giving back to society. From this desire, Relief Riders was born. The first Relief Ride kicked off in 2004 and since then, riders from all over the world have ridden through India, and now Turkey to provide humanitarian assistance to communities in need. To date, their efforts have provided relief to over 16,000 villagers. Alexander of course knows a lot about horses, and provides detailed information via the Relief Riders website about the horses chosen for each ride, their history and temperament. Participants can usually choose between 2 to 3 rides that take place every year. Each ride is approximately 14 days long and takes place in a different …