Retreats & Soul Journeys
19 - 24 April 2014 ~ Khao Lak ~ Thailand (1.5hr from Phuket) "With a smoothly flowing energy system, healthy body and calm, steady mind, the door is open to truly live a long, healthy life." ~ Graham Horwood Your Retreat Leaders Rick Attix - Tai Chi Instructor Rick began studying traditional Japanese Karate in the mid ‘60s. In the mid ‘80s, intrigued by Taoist philosophy, Rick refocused his training on the internal martial arts: Chi Gung, Tai Chi Chuan, and Meditation. By 2004, … [Read More...]
The 2013 Retreat is now FULLY BOOKED - Get in early for next years Retreat :) 7th~12th September 2014 ~ Ubud~Bali The purpose of this retreat is to learn to use the skills of mindfulness to restore your sense of balance and equanimity. Leave the human race behind and cultivate a sense of inner, abiding peace and contentment. Your retreat leader: Tammie Day is a counsellor and group facilitator of 17 years. She lives in Ipswich, Queensland with her partner of 13 years and … [Read More...]
Women's Art & Soul Journey - Ubud - Bali 8 - 13 September 2013 Awaken Your Creativity The 2014 Art & Soul Journey has been booked by a private group so unfortunately will not be open to the general public next year. Make sure you book your spot for this year, so you don't miss out! Having fun with creative expression is a wonderful way to live a more hopeful, happy and passionate life. The purpose of this Soul Journey is to engage with the Art and Culture of Bali and to … Read More ...
What a wonderful year of fun and personal development 2013 is going to be! Turn your personal lead into gold! These personal development workshops are designed to provide practical tools to transform daily challenges into higher awareness. Through specific activities, creative processes and visualisations we will improve our awareness and identity, develop talents and potential, enhance quality of life and contribute to the realisation of dreams and aspirations. Benefits of attending … Read More ...
The best way to make our life peaceful, sacred and happy is to live in the present moment, not allowing our mind to wander off into consciously planning for something. All of life is happening in the present moment. We may think we are living, but often the mind is doing one thing and the body another. We miss a lot of our lives because the mind is elsewhere. Joy and wisdom are found in the present. If we train the mind to abide in the present moment we will feel peaceful and unfettered, able to deal skilfully with whatever arises because we are not caught in past perceptions. "The present … Read More ...
As per popular request we have now added a trip to the Elephant Safari Park as an optional extra on our Bali Art & Soul Journey The Elephant Safari Park was officially opened by the Minister of Tourism in the year 2000 after three years of development. An official member of the World Zoo Association, the Park meets International Standards for animal care and is set in more than 2 hectares of exotic eco tourism landscaped botanical gardens, surrounded by national forest. Acclaimed as the World's Best Elephant Park, facilities include a full Reception and Information Centre, a … [Read More...]
The Arts and Crafts Market in Ubud, Bali, is a must see for every visitor. On two floors and outside hundreds of shops are cramped together in a tiny space, selling everything from clothing to spices to jewellery - well worth a look and a great immersion into the Balinese way of bargaining! Located at the corner of Monkey Forest Rd and Raya Ubud Rd, this double storey warren of stalls is bursting at the seams with wood carvings, batik shirts, sarongs, and all manner of other souvenirs aimed specifically at tourists. The merchants here haggle with tourists for a living, and think … [Read More...]