New to the 2009 line-up are the California Cowgirls, a multi-championship rodeo drill team, a Friesian horse performance and a special Lipizzaner horse
And to celebrate, the school will head to the UK in November 2016 for six spectacular shows, featuring the precision movement of the famous white Lipizzaner horses
Army's mission to save the famous Lipizzaner horses
It features the famous Lipizzaner horses
performing haute ecole - a form of dressage featuring stylised and highlycontrolled jumps and poses, including the "airs above the ground" where the horse has all its hooves off the floor.
See the pomp and majesty of the Lipizzaner horses
as they perform a classical dressage at the Spanish Riding School inside the Hofburg palace.
Departs Apr 23, Jun 8, Sep 7 & 21 2013 8 days from from PS779 Venice, Slovenia & Croatia from Bristol 8 or 15 days from 8 days from PS559 Experience the glory of the 'Serenissima' - the 'most serene' as Venice is known and then travel to Slovenia and Croatia taking in such highlights as the Hapsburg port of Trieste, the Roman mosaics of Aquileia, the star-shaped Venetian fortress of Palmanova, and the wonderful white Lipizzaner horses
in their Slovenian stud farm.
Also within the complex are the splendid 16th-century stables, home to the famous Lipizzaner horses
of the Spanish Riding School.
Slovenia; a predominantly Roman Catholic central European country of spectacular mountains, sunflower covered plains, hills awash in grapevines, incredible mixture of climates, Lake Bled, welcoming-generous Slovenes, prsut (air-dried ham), poet France Preseren, composer Jacobus Gallus, chemist Friderik-Fritz Pregl, Lipizzaner horses
There will be shows ranging from US Military dog demonstrations to the Dancing White Stallions - the famous Lipizzaner horses
which are in the Middle East for the first time and will appear twice daily in a thrilling performance throughout the three-day long event.