Soul & Surf in India and Sri-Lanka.

In 2009, Ed & Sofie Templeton gave up their jobs in Brighton, UK to set off on a round the world surf & yoga adventure. Since then we’ve gathered a bunch of like minded people from around the world to join us on this trip. Soul & Surf is the result. More..

Gekko Retreats

We reached Iva at her home in Bali where she shares the beauty of the island with retreat goers from around the world. Iva even generously divulges her favourite spot on this heaven on earth. More..

School of Sacred Arts

Troy believes that following a tradition or a specific teacher should be secondary to discovering one’s own, unique path, he encourages his students to be free, think for themselves, and to trust their intuition—the voice of Spirit within. More..

Gravity Center

You would think one would rest on their laurels after serving the poor in some of the world's most depraved slums for 20 years. But not Phileena Heuertz. Instead, she and her husband began a different sort of grassroots movement where they guide those seeking to explore their own spiritual world. More..

Avani Yoga Retreats

Mabel is the founder of Avani Yoga Retreats in Chile, and I really enjoyed my conversation - especially as she explained her newest offering which will be a blend of ancient indigenous knowledge and yoga. More..

Soulful Power

The cool and crisp shift to fall in the Northern Hemisphere triggers the instinct to turn inward for a deep, lingering inhale and introspection. Inspired by this, I reached out to Christian de la Huerta of Soulful Power to talk about breathwork and leaning in to this practice to prepare for this soulful season. More..

Retreats Unlimited

Retreats Unlimited is comprised of a team of brilliant PR specialists and retreat organizers. Co-founder Tammy Petersen shares with us some of the challenges retreat creators face when trying to create unique offerings, and some of the solutions they’ve found. More..

On the Rivet

I recently had a chance to sit down and chat with Jim and Debs of On the Rivet – a cycling retreat operation based out of Dorset, England. This conversation got me super inspired to consider hoping back on the bike saddle again! More..

Ashtanga Yoga Nicaragua

This article follows a conversation we had with Catarina Lacayo from Ashtanga Yoga Nicaragua, a retreat centre offering primarily yoga teacher trainings in a beautiful natural setting on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. More..


Retreat Guru's Vision

We believe human beings are innately wise and kind. But this wisdom, although always present, can be covered up. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom.