Guest story

This is a guest post from Steve Hoyles; Personal Trainer & coach and the host of our Fit for Life retreat in October.  Your desk will be a distant memory as you indulge in activities you’ve always dreamed of doing. Get fitter and healthier, with a smile, as you work your cardio through fun and adventurous activities like surfing,[...]↣ READ MORE

Last week at Azul Villa we hosted a very special group of yogis from the UK. Rachel Blunt, a Bikram and Vinyasa teacher originally from Leicester, led the joyful bunch here for a week of yoga, sunshine, laughter and a side helping of some seriously inspiring stuff. Enter Jig, a guest instructor on the retreat,[...]↣ READ MORE

International Yoga Day

As I came up from the Tube, it was the first thing I saw … a yoga mat. A pink yoga mat, carefully rolled up and strung across a woman’s back as she walked with purpose across the road. Then I noticed a second one and a third … and I realised as I looked around at[...]↣ READ MORE

With Christmas and New Year being a time of change for many, we want to keep you motivated with tips, thoughts and inspiring stories to help you through the holiday season. In our latest newsletter we suggested ideas for setting your resolution goals, and how to stay on task. In the latest blog we have an inspirational story[...]↣ READ MORE

I am instantly in the dirt, sliding down the slope to the cafe on my bum, much to the amazement of our guide. He has doubtless seen hundreds of walkers fall but none before the proper walking had begun and certainly not with such wild abandon. I make a vague attempt to dust myself off[...]↣ READ MORE