Once upon a time, the phrase 'yoga retreat’ may have conjured up connotations of a strict regime, lacklustre food and dorm rooms. Roll forward to the present day, and not only have standards of food and accommodation improved dramatically; the range of what's available, where, is dazzling. At Satvada Retreats, we are sticklers for cultivating a friendly, inclusive, relaxed environment, suitable for both complete yoga and/or retreat beginners, and those with a long-standing practice. Over the years we’ve heard a full range of apprehensions from guests taken by the idea of going on retreat, yet concerned about what (or who!) they might find. Based on a decade of experience creating and running retreats, here are five common misconceptions about what to expect from the experience of going on a yoga retreat: read more
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