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Yoga Retreats

What I Learned From Horses About Yoga and Life

Kathryn E. Livingston | Posted 05.22.2015 | Fifty
Kathryn E. Livingston

As we rested in Savasana one evening and the teacher called out, "Sigh and let it all go," Cherie, a Clydesdale Thoroughbred Cross, chimed in with a lovely whinny. Clearly, horses and yoga went hoof and hand here.

How Yoga Retreats And Zumba Cruises Are Challenging The 'Fat Farm' Stereotype

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2015 | Healthy Living

By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, May 11 (Reuters) - Fitness vacations have ventured far from the fat farm. Today's fit-f...

Meet The People Behind The Programs That Are Helping The World Unplug And Recharge

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.10.2014 | Travel

Feeling a little stressed out lately? You're not alone. Seventy-three percent of Americans report feeling stressed out at work, according to a 2013 s...

A Letter Of Closure To My Eating Disorder

Katie Devine | Posted 10.04.2014 | Women
Katie Devine

"Wow, she's gained so much weight." "She really looks terrible." "I can't believe how big she is." This is what I imagine people say about me when I walk out of a room.

Disconnect From the Internet in the Sri Lankan Jungle: The Ulpotha Yoga Retreat

Karin Badt | Posted 03.31.2014 | Travel
Karin Badt

This is the highlight of Ulpotha, for me: the unusual air of openness and kindness among the guests, fostered by the hostess of the retreat, Suzi, a South African woman who dedicates herself to making sure each guest is introduced to the others and discretely provides for every need.

Carolyn Gregoire

Why India Is The World's Fastest-Growing Wellness Tourism Destination

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.11.2013 | Travel

Even before the Beatles went on their famous pilgrimage to Rishikesh with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in 1969, India has been a popular travel destination f...

Half Silence

Joe Hutcheson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Joe Hutcheson

I slump to the side, leaning on my arm, looking down at the fringed edge of my yoga blanket and wondering if I've made a mistake. A yoga retreat at an ashram in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains sounded great.

8 Reasons to Make Your Next Vacation a Yoga Retreat

Ariston Anderson | Posted 09.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Ariston Anderson

With an upcoming film festival job looming in my schedule, I realized that it was as good a time as any my stress factor was just going up and up. So I decided to take a week of mental preparation in the form of a six-day retreat.

The Best Yoga Retreats In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 04.30.2013 | Travel

With wellness travel gaining popularity (it's already been labeled a major tourism trend of 2013), destination yoga retreats have popped up around the...

10 Tranquil Yoga & Meditation Retreats In India

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 04.06.2013 | Travel

For years, travelers seeking serenity and spiritual renewal have made their way to India's ashrams and retreat centers to learn the wisdom of ancient ...

PHOTOS: Yoga Retreats That Double As Winter Getaways

MindBodyGreen Travel | Posted 03.10.2012 | Travel
MindBodyGreen Travel

Yoga retreats have proliferated and these are ideal during the cold, dark stretch of winter.

Getting Permission to Flow

Arjuna Ardagh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Arjuna Ardagh

Your feelings are beautiful, they are your gift to all of us. They bring color and texture to man's world, which can so often be gray and burdensome.