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Archive | June, 2015

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Greece, Euros, and You

If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you might have heard that Greece is having some money issues. And if you’re as into traveling as we are, you might be wondering how that’s going to affect tourism to Greece. The situation in Greece currently includes a closed stock market, an expiring IMF bailout, and […]

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Rachel Nicks Does It All

One of the things that makes our retreats so special are the incredible teachers we work with to bring you the best possible experience. This week, we’re catching up with Rachel Nicks, who’ll be hosting our getaway to Paros, Greece, September 13-19! Rachel Nicks is an actress, yoga teacher, barre instructor, acting teacher, certified doula, […]

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Bridgette’s Experience

Ever wondered what it’s REALLY like to go on a retreat with Paraiso? We spoke with Bridgette D, who went to Santa Teresa, Costa Rica with Boho Yoga, and here’s what she had to say to anyone considering a trip with Paraiso! What was your favorite part of the retreat? Laughing hysterically with Nina everyday!! […]

Outdoor Yoga Events in NYC in July

We’re so excited for July! It’s the high point of the summer. If the sun’s out, get your mat out too! Try these outdoor yoga events in NYC coming up in July! Mon-Thurs 6:30-7:30 pm, Central Park Yoga–meet 15 min before at Le Pain Quotidien in Central Park (north side of Sheep Meadow)–$15 Every Tuesday […]

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Staying Safe with Sunscreen

Now that the sun’s out and shining, it’s time to lather on the sunscreen. Especially if you’re out on the beach, you have to use a lot of sunscreen to make sure you stay protected. If you’re using that much of a product, you want to make sure it’s absolutely safe for you, and anyone […]

Centurion from Nicoya Peninsula

Food for Old Age

Ever wonder how it’s possible for people, or even entire communities, to live incredibly long lives, even past the age of 100? There are a few regions in the world, called Blue Zones, where large parts of the population live to be 100 years old, at 10 times the rates of average Americans. These places […]

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Wellness Wednesday: Summer Berries

Summer is the season of berries! Even if you aren’t into picking them yourself, there’s like adding some fresh berries to your diet to sweeten up your usual meals. And besides being delicious, they’re also really good for you! Blackberries have a ton of Vitamin C, and they also have ellagic acid, which helps protect […]

Greek Fishing Village

Pirates in Paros

When you see the beautiful villages of Greece, you get a sense of peace and tranquility. It’s hard to imagine one of these villages being the location of pirate raids! The city of Naoussa is really a  great juxtaposition of adventure and calm. Naoussa is a village on the island of Paros, Greece. It is […]

Desk at Paros, Greece retreat

Decluttering For a Better Life

We’ve all got a lot of stuff. There’s clothes, accessories, books, laptops, souvenirs, toys for kids or pets, and all sorts of little tchotckes. But having too much stuff can actually be a cause of stress. Having a lot of clutter can make it longer to get things done. It can be more expensive. And […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

Today is a big day: it’s the summer solstice, the international day of yoga, and Father’s day! Father’s Day was established in the early 1900s as a complement to Mother’s Day. Father’s Day was first observed on July 5, 1908. In December 1907, there was a huge mining disaster in West Virginia, which killed 361 […]

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