The magical island of Cyprus, the third biggest island of the Mediterranean, provides all the characteristics of an ideal yoga destination
It is a magical combination of ancient history, romance, relaxation and entertainment. The hotel accommodating us, Columbia Beach Resort Pissouri, is situated in a unique, coastal location that combines sea and mountains and is located between the cosmopolitan cities of Limassol and Pafos .
With sunny beaches bordering the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean in comparison with the woodland beauties of the mountains, Cyprus offers something to everyone.
It is called the island of Aphrodite, because according to the tradition here is the place where the ancient Goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite, who also represented hospitality and friendship.
During this time, the five-star, all-suite Resort succeeded in establishing itself as the crème de la crème of the island’s hospitality offerings, having been honoured on numerous occasions with accolades spanning Europe’s Leading All Suite Resort and Mediterranean’s Leading Resort 2016, Mediterranean’s Leading Spa Resort 2015-2009, Cyprus’ Leading Resort 2016-2014-2013, Cyprus’ Leading Spa Resort 2008-2011-2012 (World Travel Awards), as well as Best Golf Hotel Cyprus 2015 (World Golf Awards).
The beach of Pissouri, which has unique beauty, has been awarded with the blue flag of Europe the last couple of years
Except for the crystal clear waters, which make it attractive for the foreigners, the beach of Pissouri is extended in a magical landscape of natural beauty starting at the cape of “Aspro” and ends at a rocky area called “Maurorotsos”. Protected by Cape “Aspro”, with its high vertical sides, it creates a great combination of mountain and sea which attach uniqueness.
In this ideal place, with the help of Therapeutic and Hatha Yoga techniques, we will deepen our contact with the positive qualities of ourselves. We will practice basic breathing exercises and learn how we can use them to manage stress and increase energy in our daily lives. The program includes dynamic morning asana practice and milder nights for all levels.
In between we will have free time to discover the island. Limmasol, Pafos and the mountain of Troodos.
Closing our summer, charging our energy reserves in a Yoga detox and relaxation retreat in the beautiful island of Cyrpus