2-9 Juillet, 2016 Retraite : Writing, Yoga + Digital Detox With Elaine Kingett in Lot-et-Garonne

Take a fresh look at your life, cleanse your body and your mind, re-discover your creativity and WRITE IT DOWN!

Join journalist and writing mentor Elaine Kingett for a week of distraction-free creative writing exploration, combining intimate daily workshops with mindfulness meditation and restoring classical Hatha yoga sessions led by Tamsin Chubb, founder of Little French Retreat and its resident chef and yoga teacher.

Uncover the therapeutic benefits of writing—from the imaginative and abstract to personal life-writing—through Elaine’s unique, fun and judgement-free method.

There’s no wrong way to write, and no previous writing experience is needed—just a sense of adventure.

For more info on the programme, click here! 

Capacity: 6 shared occupancy in twin rooms, optional double beds for couples (on request) and 2 shared occupancy in the deluxe garden Bell Tent.

QUAND/WHEN Samedi 2 juillet-samedi 9 juillet, 2016 (8 jours / 7 nuits)

OÙ/WHERE Little French Retreat, 47130 Montesquieu

£1160 (deposit of £260 required on booking)

For more information, email elaine@elainekingett.co.uk

To reserve, click here (bottom of page)

14-16 February, 2014 Retreat: Winter Yoga + Writing in Normandie

Yoga Sattva Paris again partners with Nubuk during Winter holidays to offer this weekend retreat focused on yoga and creative writing.

In a magnificent ecolodge near Honfleur, you will indulge in morning yoga and afternoon writing sessions. Come and discover well-being and explore your literary creativity in an environment that is naturally enchanting!

On the agenda: yoga, writing, meditative walks, chanting, evening readings, vegetarian meals prepared with savory local products. Access to spa is included in the retreat, with massages available for an extra fee.

For more information, contact Emilie by phone 06 48 26 58 95, or email contact@yogasattvaparis.com

WHEN Friday February 14-Sunday February 16, 2014 (3 days/2 nights)

WHERE L’Arbre Aux Étoiles, 27210 Fatouville-Grestain

360€ includes classes, accommodations in double room, full board and spa access
Private room available for additional 35€ per night 

Early bird discount: 330€ per person if you sign up with a friend, or if you register before 30 December, 2013.

July 27-August 3, 2013 Retreat: Yoga + Creative Writing in Languedoc


Do you need time to relax, to reconnect to your self and rediscover your vital energy? If so, join Emilie Omnès of Yoga Sattva Paris for this unique retreat based on the theme of “The Motionless Journey”, an experience that will combine yoga with creative writing in an enchanting, natural setting. Stay at La Ferme d’Art, a beautifully restored 17th century manor located in the stunning mountains of Languedoc.

The program includes morning yoga sessions, afternoon writing sessions, meditative walks, meditation, as well as chanting, an evening of dance, and an evening of readings. All meals will be vegetarian, prepared using tasty, local ingredients.

Accommodations and all meals included in fee.

For more information, contact Emilie by phone 06 48 26 58 95, or email (millie.omnes@gmail.com)

WHEN Saturday July 27-Saturday August 3, 2013 (8 days/7 nights)

WHERE La Ferme d’Art, 34390 Vieussan

690€ depending on accommodations