Corc Yoga and Hotel Hacienda de Abajo invite you to join us for a tailor made 5 night/6 day retreat in the beautiful island of La Palma designed to give you a holistic experience, focused on well-being, personal growth and connection to nature while immersing you in the rich cultural heritage of La Palma.
During this retreat, you can expect to participate in daily yoga classes led by Katja Schütz, an experienced local teacher from the island and Founder of Slomo Yoga. The daily classes may include various styles of yoga, such as Hatha, Vinyasa, or Yin and are designed to cater to different skill levels, from beginners to advanced practitioners.
As part of this experience, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the island's history as we take you to visit nearby historical sites, connect with nature as we explore the natural beauty of La Palma and indulge in nourishing and wholesome meals prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. For the ideal history and art lover, La Palma is known for its well-preserved colonial towns, where you can wander through narrow cobblestone streets and learn about the island's past.
Awarded as the best historic hotel in Europe (Historic Hotels Awards of Excellence), Hotel Hacienda de Abuja is nestled in the historic quarter of Tazacorte on the island of La Palma, the most important agricultural area in the Canary Islands and the result of the meticulous restoration of a seventeenth-century sugar plantation estate.
The hotel is surrounded by a landscape of lush and rich vegetation, embraced by a coastline lapped by an ocean of pure and intensely blue waters and blessed with a warm and sunny climate with profusely starry nights making it the ideal destination for the practice of yoga.
Christine Moghadam, Travel Advisor and Founder of Corc Yoga also known as The Traveling Mom, built and manages a community of mindful travelers, wellness, and sustainability devotees responsible for the creation of the world’s most sustainable yoga mat, benefiting the people and the planet. As a global travel consultant and wellness enthusiast, she sponsors and leads global retreats in Spain, Portugal, the UK, and Greece, hosting 40+ powerful hospitality executives, CEOs, and spa managers at each event. Raised by entrepreneurs, she understands that building strong partnerships with communities and giving back is just part of smart business.
Katja Schütz, Founder of Slomo Yoga is a yoga teacher, therapist for psychotherapy (HPG), learning therapist, author, free spirit, globetrotter and mother with all her heart.
Teaching yoga is not a classic job for Katja, it is her passion and an affair of the heart. Yoga shapes her lifestyle and is part of her everyday family life. She understands that yoga is a wonderful way to build a mindful relationship with yourself to discover your true core.
Pick up: From Airport to La Hacienda
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