If you are looking for a quiet, scenic and a 'wild' place to visit in the Balkans, then Montenegro must be on your bucketlist. For the tiny country that it is, Montenegro is a package. The fairytale-like region located south of Croatia on the Adriatic coast is welcoming tourists from 'green list' countries including the UAE. However, masks and social distancing are mandatory.
Mohamed Al Serkal is a national dressage rider based between the Netherlands and the UAE. He talks to us about how he started his journey with horses at the age of nine and was introduced to dressage at the age of 14. Al Serkal then paused his riding for six years to focus on university and work, before returning in 2016 to focus on a professional career in dressage.