Go Zen in Sidemen, Bali
Breathe your way to enlightenment during a spiritual meditation and yoga session with the lush, green rice paddies as your backdrop in Sidemen, Bali. Learn how to let go and take care of yourself through chakra massage with a local holy man. This quiet valley is the perfect place for some peace and tranquillity where you can truly feel at one with nature. If you’d like to know what it’s like, you can read Cami’s experience in our blog.
Unwind in India’s spiritual world
If you want to truly immerse yourself in yoga’s motherland, why not unwind in India’s spiritual world with our trip to Dharamsala or ‘Little Tibet’, home to the exiled Dalai Lama. Surrounded by evergreen forests and fresh green tea plantations, you can find your happy place against a Himalayan backdrop. Listen to the monks chanting prayers in the monastery or watch their lively debates at the temple. Wander up to the beautiful waterfall in the hills above the town, or visit the Norbulingka Institute, an artistic academy for young Tibetans set amongst beautiful gardens. Can you say, ‘ommmmm-azing?’
Find inner calm in Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
Find inner calm and time for reflection with a tropical break at the bay of Unawatuna, Sri Lanka. Leave the active adventures of the countryside behind for a dose of sunshine, sea and golden sands. Spend your days soaking up the rays, sampling freshly caught fish and perfecting your downward facing dog with a little yoga. You’ll stay in your own characterful room just a few minutes walk from Unawatuna’s tropical bay. Ahhh pure bliss!
Feel at peace in Nha Trang, Vietnam
If you’re looking for some serious relaxation and luxury during your time in Vietnam then head to the coastal resort of Nha Trang. This boutique resort sits right on the beach, boasting views across the ocean and set within lush grounds. Here you can finally read that book, swing in a hammock or take a refreshing dip in the inviting pool. Most of your time is your own here to do as much, or as little, as you feel and you’ll take part in a tranquil Tai Chi and Qigong lesson for the ultimate Zen.
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