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Forest bathing in Japan

Beautiful temples gardens on our Japan yoga retreat

In May we went back to Japan for another yoga retreat with Jivamukti teacher Emma Henry.  This time we were exploring the mountains of Nagano region, known as the Japanese Alps.  Here’s what we got up to… We began our retreat in the old city of Matsumoto, home to a big old castle and famous […]

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Healing with yoga, meditation and massage on retreats

Yoga massage on retreat

We are delighted to have the very talented Amanda Tizard on our retreat team and we take her to as many retreats as we can!  With over 10,000 one to one sessions and more than 15 years professional experience as an advanced Massage and Craniosacral Therapist, Amanda is highly regarded within wellbeing circles and has been described […]

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Vinyasa Yoga Retreats in Sri Lanka

Hiking in Sri Lanka

We went to Sri Lanka for a vinyasa yoga retreat and we loved it! We lured our teacher Adam Husler away from his London yoga classes and escaped the gloomy European winter to enjoy a hot, sunny week practicing yoga and meditation and having lots of fun too! Guests arrived on their retreat in style, landing […]

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Our Best Yoga and Spa Retreats

Retreat spa in Iceland

We love find luxury locations where we can combine yoga activities with a spa retreat. Let’s face it there is nothing quite like a good soak in a thermal bath or hot after a challenging yoga class. Receiving a a brilliant massage or healing session while you are in “me-time-mode” is the perfect time (more […]

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10 healthy snacks to pack for your yoga retreat

Yoga retreat snacks

Bringing your own healthy snacks to a yoga retreat is not essential but it can sometimes help to pack a few items in case you need an extra energy boost. Many of our retreat locations are quite remote so there may not be an easy option to pop to the shops, so it is always […]

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Exploring Japan and Jivamukti Yoga

Jivamukti Yoga Retreat in Japan

In November 2018 we launched our first Jivamukti yoga retreat in Japan and it was BRILLIANT! We began discussing the idea of creating yoga and meditation retreats in Japan with yoga teacher Emma Henry back in 2015. It’s taken a lot of research and plenty of patience to find the right Japan partners and finally […]

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Yoga Retreats in Iceland

Northern Lights Yoga Retreat in Iceland

In October 2018 we ran two Jivamukti yoga retreats in Iceland with Emma Henry and they were epic! While we were there, our Iceland yoga retreats were featured in The Guardian as one of their 20 Best Yoga Holiday Destinations. Here are some words and pictures that capture our Northern Lights adventures. Our yoga retreats happen in a remote […]

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Norway Yoga Retreat 2018

Yoga Retreat in Norway

In July we ran our first yoga retreat in Norway and it was epic!  Here are some words and pictures that capture our midnight sun adventures. We spent our first day sailing on the famous Hurtigruten ship, cruising along watching the most amazing scenery as we passed through the Trollfjorden. We were blessed with a beautiful […]

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Jivamukti Yoga Retreats with Emma Henry

Reclaim Your Self Iceland

You may have noticed that quite a few of our yoga retreats include Jivamutki yoga classes. If you are wondering what Jivamukti yoga is and if you’d enjoy it – here is a video that explains more. A Jivamukti yoga class includes chanting, breath awareness, flowing vinyasa sequences, alignment exploration, hands-on assistance, relaxation and meditation. […]

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The best yoga retreat breakfast ever?

Vinyasa yoga retreat Sri Lanka

Turmeric Lattes and Banana Muffins After a challenging yoga class and a big breakfast, you deserve to set down and relax with a turmeric latte and a banana muffin. Here’s how you can make them at home. Thanks to Saba from the Treehouse Kitchen for sharing two of her best plant based breakfast recipes. Turmeric Lattes […]

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