• Soul Stirring • Life Altering • Vibrant and Mystical
6 or 12-Day Yoga Adventure — March 24 to 29, 2019 — Full details here
There’s probably no other country that blazes its way into your memory quite like India does. An exotic blend of deeply spiritual, energetically modern, and endearingly old-fashioned; experiencing India is a profound and powerful experience. Take your yoga beyond your mat, as you journey to the very heart and origin of yoga.
Awaken! Guatemala Yoga Retreat
April 26—May 1, 2019
Situated in the highlands of Guatemala, Lake Atitlán is the perfect place for a yoga retreat. We are thrilled to be returning for our 7th retreat in this exquisite location. Full details here
This retreat fills up quickly — please book now to secure your place — click here
Join Julie Murphy and Karen Pagano as we explore 5 Steps to Awaken the Heart. Take your yoga beyond your mat, on the magical path of awakening. Yoga, meditation, sacred movement, conscious breath, and more.
Reveal an energized, more balanced you, as you rediscover the beauty of life and you see yourself reflected in it.
- We love co-creating yoga retreats and bringing together a happy gathering of people to enjoy the benefits of yoga, in extraordinary destinations around the world.
- We choose eco-resorts, hotels and travel experiences that also contribute to the general wellbeing of people less fortunate than ourselves.
- We work with likeminded people who give back to local communities, as well as those who care about our beautiful planet through their wildlife conservation efforts. In this way, we try to make our small contribution to enhancing the staggering beauty of the world we live in. Join us.
Yoga Retreat Testimonials
“It was an amazing experience that I cannot explain to anyone. I feel so at peace. I really miss you and my new yogi friends. Friends that I know I will have for a long time. I can’t stop thinking about this trip and all the memories and all the special people. Namaste.” — Jojo F.
“What an adventure, many happy memories and life changes. Julie and Karen, thanks to you for creating such an amazing experience – like Jojo, I often come back to the memories with a smile. Each of you is remarkable and together you are magic. Namaste’.” — Ruth M.
“Thank you both once again for an amazing experience. It is obvious to me, how much hard work you put into this. Every day was special …every day was memorable…every day I looked forward to what magic you had planned for us!” — Clay G.
“Thank you for such a wonderful experience. You guys truly go above and beyond!” — Lauri M.
“A fabulous time spent with everyone and especially you and Karen who put together an exceptional experience for all of us.” — Judy B.
“Thank you for an unbelievable yoga retreat. Thank you for being so organized, with great communications in advance of the trip, for choosing and getting us to such an amazing hotel venue and last but not least for your excellent and compassionate yoga and spiritual leadership. It was a 5 star magical experience for me … things are still unfolding for me as I continue to embrace my Lake Atitlan intention.” —Karen G.
“LOVED it. Yes there was a wonderful mood set. Thank you and Karen, for that. Yes the lake and volcano helped to set the mood. But you helped provide an awesome experience.” — Sue B.
“I loved every minute of it. Beautiful memories of special moments and experiences. I will be dreaming of the next retreat.” — Sarah B.
“Thanks a million, best time ever. Looking forward to our new adventure. But first, let me savor this one. Namasté.” — Céline C.
“Thank you for your sweetness and kind attention. Looking forward to seeing you at yoga some time soon. Thanks again for all the laughs. The best medicine.” — Stacy B.
“Lake Atitlán is such a magical place and the entire yoga retreat you put together was an unforgettable experience for me. Look forward to seeing you again soon.” — Amanda G.
“Thank you both so much for creating a new world for all of us…and most especially, moi!!! It was simply awesome to be with such amazing souls. I’m still soaring!” —Denise F.
“I am still processing Costa Rica’s profound impact on me, spiritually. I feel like I have new eyes and new ears. My awareness has reinforced one of my favorite phrases: As Above, So Below. As Within, So Without.” — Kim L.
“Thank you so much for a beautiful, fulfilling, and highly packed emotional (and funny) yoga retreat. I LOVED Costa Rica.” — Patty L.
“You guys did a wonderful job – very organized and just what the doctor ordered. Mucho gracias!” — Kristine
“I rave about my yoga retreat, as it did me such a world of relaxation and a different way to approach everyday life, especially with my stressful job. I practice my breathing in situations, and I even coach some of my fellow workers and their stress now. Take care, and thx you and Karen for opening this world up to me 🙂 ” — Deb L.
“The retreat is a life-changer, hard to describe in words especially to an outsider but it calls for us to stop, see, feel and hear who we are and appreciate the environment around us. I give it a 10 ++++. Villa Sumaya was a wonderful, peaceful retreat, a perfect setting to create that mood. I enjoyed everyone also, bonding easily with like-minded people. You and Karen gave soooo much of yourselves. Thank you.” — Hedy S.
“Loved the daily program, loved the extras. Loved the place and its charm, loved the nurturing, extra attention to all details. Frankly, it was simply perfect and will be a lifetime memory!” — Denise F.