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Retreat in order to advance

February 2012. I went to my first yoga retreat ever, in Chiang Mai. You can read more here. I learnt a lot in that retreat but something stuck into my mind: “Retreat in order to advance”. After that 3 days, I was determined to start teaching Pilates full time and live the life I...

Let’s be adventurers

As 2013 is almost finished and we just celebrated one year in Thailand, I feel it’s time to let you know the plans, desires and events coming up in 2014. As some of you know, André and I will be going back home for Christmas and New Year, stay some time with our families...

One year in Thailand

“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.”- Dalai Lama  Today we celebrate one year living in Thailand.  One year ago we were leaving Spain with all our possesions (1 suitcase and 2 small backpacks) and our cat, ready to live differently, outside the norm. Thankfully everything has been so good that after...

Pilates in Chiang Mai & Other Stories

Here I am, back in Chiang Mai, settled and already teaching Pilates! After two days in town, I was already giving lessons to one of my neighbours, so happy and so glad! This time I will only be giving private classes at my place, I won’t be long enough to start teaching at a...

Hello again Chiang Mai

Here I am! Back in THE MAI AND LOVING IT! Looking forward to going to my favorite Yoga studios and going again to the places I missed, meeting the friends I left there, our Thai family and practice a lot. It’s not a new fresh start, it feels more like a going back home,...

Good bye Samui

Last month in Samui folks! I am going back to Chiang Mai in November. And after that going back to Spain for Christmas. That’s the plan, So far…So good! Here is a post about the things I will miss from Samui, an island that I could call home one day. I loved my life...

Pilates around the world

When I started this journey, I imagined myself sharing some Pilates with the locals around the world and maybe some expats…But I never imagined that in one year in Thailand I would have taught to more countries that you could travel in a year. “Who needs to travel the world if the world is...

New month, new challenge: be present.

Some of you know it, I have a Spanish personal blog where I keep track of my adventures and life experiences since 2006. Over the last few years, from travel adventures it turned into a challenge log to keep me motivated and try new things and challenges. If you know Spanish, here are my...

The use of language

As you all know, I am now teaching Pilates in Koh Samui (Thailand). And I teach in English, a language foreign to me. To be able to teach in a foreign language it required a little bit of extra effort. When I was teaching in Spanish, my native language, it was all easy and...