Portugal and Seville, Spain Deposit
Portugal and Seville, Spain Deposit
Wait list only, please inquire.
September 25 - October 6, 2018
Good Things Come in Small Packages: A Yoga tour through Portugal and into Seville, Spain
with Baxter Bell, MD and Melina Meza
This 12 day tour begins in Porto, Portugal. We will travel up the coast, go inland to the Duoro Region then head south to the stunning Algarve and end our trip in Seville, Spain. Each day is an adventure as we immerse ourselves in the culture, art, food and sites of Portugal and Seville. Baxter and Melina will lead us in daily gentle yoga sessions and there will be opportunities to take varied and interesting walks along the Way of Saint James Camino.
(meals included listed B, L and D. ALL of schedule is subject to change including the days and times of YOGA classes.)
Day 2, Sept. 26 Early yoga. Private transfer along the north coast , optional walk along the Camino (the Way of Saint James, 3.3 km/i hour) and lunch in Afife or Vila Praia de Ancora,. Overnight Vila Nova del Cerveira B, L, D
Day 7, Oct. 1 Yoga TBA. Private transfer to Lisbon, lunch in Praca do Comercio and walking tour of city. Overnight Tivoli Avenida. B
Day 8, Oct. 2 Early Yoga. Visit Sintra, Palacio de Pena, Cascais and Estori, lunch in Guincho . Overnight Tivoli Avenida B
Day 12, Oct. 6 Early morning transfer to Seville Airport.
Baxter Bell, MD, 500-ERYT teaches classes, workshops, and retreats internationally, Baxter is a presenter at Yoga Journal Conferences and the International Association of Yoga Therapy’s Sytar Conference, and teaches online courses and classes at Yoga U Online. Baxter is also the co-founder and writer for the popular Yoga for Healthy Aging blog, where he shares his knowledge of medical conditions, anatomy, and yoga with practitioners and teachers across the world. He has written articles for Yoga Journal and the journal of the International Association of Yoga Therapy. And he is often quoted as an expert on yoga and health by major national news outlets such as the Washington Post and Wall Street Journal. Learn more about Baxter: www.baxterbell.com & www.yogaforhealthyaging.blogspot.com
Melina Meza, 500-ERYT, has been sharing her knowledge of Hatha Yoga, Ayurveda, and whole foods nutrition with yogis around the world for over 20 years. Melina pioneered Seasonal Vinyasa, an innovative multi-disciplined approach to well-being, and is the author of the Art of Sequencing books and the creator of the Yoga for the Seasons – Fall Vinyasa DVD.Since 1997, Melina has been teaching yoga at 8 Limbs Yoga Centers in Seattle, Washington, where she also is Co-Director of their 200- and 500-Hour Teachers’ Training Program. Melina holds a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from Bastyr University and is a certified Ayurvedic Health Educator from the California College of Ayurveda.Learn more about Melina: www.melinameza.com
Cost: Trip full, waitlist started. Please inquire
What the Trip Includes:
- 11 nights in double (2 person) rooms in deluxe accommodations (4* and 5*)
- All breakfasts. Lunches and dinners as listed
- All yoga classes with Baxter and Melina
- Transportation in Portugal and Spain in a luxury bus
- Experienced Portuguese guide
- Wine tastings, entrance fees, all taxes
- Sept. 25, 11:00 AM and 4:00 airport transfers, Porto, Oct. 6 4:30 AM transfer, Seville
What’s Not Included:
A $700 non-refundable deposit will hold your space on the tour. The deposit can be paid by check (mailed to Schleicher, PO Box 73, Helena, MT 59624) or credit card. The balance is due 90 days before the start of the tour (June 26, 2018). Upon registration an initial letter with further trip details will be sent. Final payment amount to be paid by check or +3% with a credit card. Thank you very much.