Four Incredible Races to Attend While on Vacation
As a kid growing up in Los Angeles, I couldn’t wait for the first days of summer when my parents would fly my sister and I out to Long Island to watch the Belmont Stakes horse races. It not only got us out of the heat of the city, but it also gave us a chance to pretend to be a bit more grown up for the day. Dad would make dollar bets for us, and we would usually pick the horses with the prettiest name. Sometimes we won, but mostly we loved the electricity in the air, screaming along with thousands of other race fans.
From that time on, I’ve been hooked on racing. As I’ve traveled the world, I’ve expanded my horizons with my sister, seeing the sights, but also catching some of the best races the world has to offer.
If you are a racing buff and enjoy seeing the sights with your significant other while on vacation, there are plenty of destinations where you can get in your racing fix while experiencing all of the other wonderful things a region has to offer. Consider the following four incredible races and their superb settings: