Getting to Know Where You’re Going: Aruba Yoga Retreat

One word describes Aruba perfectly: paradise. When you can practice yoga on the beach, in a pavilion with ocean views, and on a stand up paddle board in the ocean we think that perhaps the more accurate description for Aruba is yoga paradise. Our travel yogi Maria Santoferraro loves this yoga paradise so much that she is getting …Read More

Preserving the Galapagos Islands

Since the moment we first laid eyes on the Galapagos Islands, they’ve held a special place in our hearts. The same can be said for every person we’ve sent on a Galapagos yoga retreat over the past several years. The magic of the islands is palpable – from the lush, green highlands to the lava rock …Read More

6 Reasons to Go on an Aruba Yoga Retreat

Third Times a Charm: What Keeps Maria Santoferraro Going Back to Manchebo?   They say you can never get enough of a good thing, and when it comes to Aruba – particularly hosting a yoga retreat there at the lovely Manchebo Beach Resort and Spa – that statement is absolutely true. I’m getting ready to …Read More

2014 Yoga Retreat Year in Review

The year that was 2014 took us on amazing yoga retreats to Iceland, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Vermont, California, Aruba, Roatan, Baja, the Mexican Riviera, Galapagos, and Bali…whoohooooo!  It was an awe-inspring year of yoga, Galapagos selfies with the incredible wildlife found on the islands, sneaky marriage proposals(!) in Aruba, and so many mind-blowing adventures all over …Read More

Favorite Yoga Travel Gifts for Holiday Shopping

Trying to plan the perfect holiday gift for your traveling yogi? We’ve been around the world and back to scout out new yoga retreat locations and on our own adventures and vacations. Travel is what we do, and we’ve got yoga travel figured out, so we thought we would share a few of our favorites …Read More

10 Healthy Travel Tips for Yogis on the Go

With limited options, lengthy delays, stale air and contact with so many people, travel – whether by car or by air – can wreak havoc on our healthy routines and daily rituals. International travel can be especially tricky as long days in airports and being cramped in small spaces aboard planes with limited access to …Read More

Adventuring in Ecuador

If you’ve taken a look at photos from any of our Galapagos yoga retreats, you’ve seen much of the natural beauty that exists in this little part of the world. But why not add even more adventure to your yoga retreat week? With many of the flights to the Galapagos Islands requiring an overnight stop in …Read More

San Luis Obispo Yoga Retreat: California Survival Guide

Ahhh, California… The land of opportunity. Where yoga studios can be found on every street corner, where green smoothies exist in abundance and where our newest yoga retreat location dwells… With the addition of our latest San Luis Obispo yoga retreat, we decided a bonus installment to our survival guide series was in order to prepare …Read More

Aruba Yoga Retreat: Papiamento Language Survival Guide

Over the past few weeks, our language survival guides have introduced you to Greek, Icelandic and a little Spanish. Our 4th and final yoga retreat language guide installment is the local language of Papiamento in preparation for your Aruba yoga retreat. Though Dutch and Papiamento are the official languages, Arubans often speak as many as 4 …Read More

Aruba Yoga Retreat with Ashley Thesier

Imagine waking up to perfect 82-degree weather, inspirational beachfront yoga classes, meditating to the sound of the surf, pampering yourself with spa treatments in a Caribbean-Balinese style spa facility, and the adventure of trying your downward dog on a stand-up paddle board. Sound enticing? If so, join Ashley Thesier for her “Aviator” Aruba yoga retreat …Read More