Our Yoga Retreat & Holiday Blog
Visit Sicily: Five Things To Experience
Sicily is the largest Mediterranean island with a rich history and beautiful sights. Whether you’re visiting Sicily for the first time or returning for more, this part of the world is sure to inspire you time and time again.
What to expect on a Luxury Yoga Retreat
When you think of yoga or wellness retreats, do you perhaps think of rigid schedules, hours of dedicated practice, enforced silence, restrictive menus and maybe even solitude? Our yoga holidays are a bit different.
7 Benefits of Solo Travel
Solo travel is on the rise. Since the pandemic, the demand for solo trips has increased and solo travel companies are seeing a boom in interest. Whether you’re going on a spiritual journey or simply ready to see the world, solo travel can be empowering, rewarding, and ultimately a lot of fun.
Holiday Destination Ideas: Places To Visit in 2023
If, like us, you love using your time off to travel and see new places, then you might be wondering which are the top places to travel in 2023. This year we’ve chosen to host our luxury yoga retreats in some of the best places to visit in the world.
11 Benefits of Yoga for Mind, Body and Soul
There are countless benefits of practicing yoga – from mental to physical to spiritual. Whether you’re taking up yoga as a newbie or you’re a lifelong yogi doing some research, here are some yoga benefits that will improve your overall health in different ways.
Lanzarote Yoga Retreat – is a Luxury Yoga Holiday right for you?
Yoga by the ocean, a 5* hotel, spa treatments, delicious food and wine – is a luxury yoga retreat right for you? Lanzarote in the Canary Islands Spain is blessed with sunshine year-round and has a peaceful laid-back feeling – perfect for a luxury yoga retreat.
A luxury yoga retreat: my 5* yoga escape to Mykonos Greece.
Trendy, beautiful, stylish Mykonos Greece, and a sublime 5* hotel by the sea. Mykonos is known as the star of the Aegean. After a yoga retreat like this, you’ll be tempted to add “spoiling oneself” to the list of life’s necessities!
Mindfulness vs. Meditation – what is the difference?
The terms mindfulness and meditation are often used interchangeably, most often referring to the practice of calming the mind and finding inner stillness. However, although they are very closely related, there is a difference between the two.
5 things not to miss in Marrakesh Morocco
Marrakesh is such an incredible place to visit, with its bustling outdoor markets, lush gardens, glorious palaces, and colorful sites of the old town ‘Medina’. The moment you arrive, all your senses are immediately turned on – and you feel like you’ve landed in another world!
The top beach bars in Mykonos Greece
Mykonos is famous for its nightlife, with clubs staying open well into the morning hours, but there’s also an afternoon beach bar scene which is just as popular and addictive. From old-time classics to new glitzy beach clubs, Mykonos has a beach bar scene for all tastes and styles.
Yoga Retreat in Egypt? Make it a 5-star beach yoga holiday.
We had an absolutely fantastic yoga retreat in Egypt at the gorgeous 5* beach resort of Soma Bay – what a perfect way to escape the dark winter and jump into full sunshine and clear blue sea!
The best restaurants in Siracusa Sicily according to the locals
One of the highlights of our yoga retreats in Sicily is the delicious food and the fantastic restaurants recommended by the locals. From small family-owned tavernas to high-end classy restaurants, it’s hard to get a bad meal.
What to pack for a luxury yoga retreat
We often get asked what to bring on a luxury yoga retreat – will it be casual or should we pack our best summer dresses? Do we need to bring our own yoga mat, and should we pack a beach towel for those dips in the sea?
Luxury Yoga Retreat in Crete: Sun, Yoga, Beach & 5-Star Hotel.
We’ve planned another luxury yoga retreat in lovely Chania – Crete’s most charming town with a stunning Venetian harbor, pedestrian streets filled with boutique stores and lovely waterfront cafes.
How to best clean your yoga mat
Your yoga mat will inevitably pick up some dirt and sweat along the way. We’ve tested several ways to wash your yoga mat and found the best ways to keep it clean and fresh!
4 Reasons to go on a Yoga Retreat in Greece
With its gorgeous beaches, delicious food, warm sunshine and charming towns full of character, you can’t beat Greece as the perfect summer destination and a fantastic place to explore on a yoga retreat.
Vinyasa yoga or restorative yoga – which is better for you?
People who practice yoga regularly find they’re drawn to either a vigorous practice or to a more gentle restorative practice. But which is best for you?
3 Fun Facts About Menorca Spain
Menorca in Spain is one of the lesser-known islands of the Balearic group. Smaller than its neighbors Ibiza and Mallorca, and with an authentic Spanish feel. With so many places to see and things to do, it’s one a our favorite gems of the Med!