Some of you might have seen that movie with Julia Roberts called Eat, Pray, Love. This movie fueled the interest in Bali and her yoga retreats while others were already familiar with this as it's one of the best in the world. Together with India Bali is known for spiritual and meditation retreats as live there is very different from the hectic and stressful lives in the Western World. A wellness retreat holiday in Bali is besides a great and fun experience a good investment for your live in general. Your point of view will change and you will broaden your horizon as well. When not going to the more touristic places and party like it's 1999, you can go for soul searching in a deep and relaxed manner. You can go retreat hopping, visit a retreat for a day but if you are really interested we suggest to go on a multiday retreat to undergo the full the experience.
Turkey is not the first country coming to mind for yoga holidays however don't get fooled by this information. The magnificent country offers life changing yoga retreats for multiday holidays. Having a meditation class in an astonishing country with extremely warm and welcoming people is a once in a lifetime experience making you come back yearly. The culture is rich in food and nature which is sure to entertain you even beyond your wildest dreams. Contact your local travel agent to find out more about yoga retreats and read upon it at several forums to find out which type of retreat is suitable for you.
India is the country coming to mind where yoga all started. This huge country has over 1.3 billion people and perhaps for partly that reason they know how to find your deeper self and deal with everything that is going on. The cities are busy, alive and can be chaotic, but when you go a little outside to the country side you will experience a complete different world. It's breath-taking and also can become a culture shock for many who have never been to countries that are completely different from their mother country but it's well worth a try. India is not for everyone, like many countries are not for everyone but when you open up to it you will start to fall in love and come back for many years to come. The retreats are top notch, the best of the best with deep understanding of what yoga is and the history of this unique techniques. Make sure you read about it on forehand as of course there are less organized yoga retreats, however your local travel agent can advise you the best.