Lesson: Always be open to new interactions, who knows, you might just make an awesome new friend or four
his was probably the hardest day of the whole trek for me. A sleepless night with a 4:45 wake up call to head off and up (please note the word UP – doing steps UP first thing in the morning is definitely not my strong point!) to Poon Hill.
The terraced fields of Ulleri, the donkeys walking past carrying all that is needed by us crazy tourists to places higher up the mountains and then seeing the snow-capped mountains of the direction we were heading to. Yip we were heading somewhere into those peaks.
So we started off on our adventure walking from Nayaul to our first night’s stay in the village of Tirkhedunga. Here you learn early on, that the ABC trek is a lot of steps up and then steps down… this wouldn’t be the end of the steps
Over the next 12 posts I will be sharing with you my adventure up to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) in Nepal. To be honest, my dream has been to visit Tibet, but when I heard that my friend Helen’s husband, Roland runs a trekking company, (The Mountain Company) and organizes treks around the world, I had a look-see what was on offer…
“Magical Greetings! I write with exciting news… Carmen Clews. Further to ‘The Magic Mat and its little secret…’ I have just published another book ‘Planting Seeds for Life’ – An educational book with 25 lesson plans for teaching wonderful values such as gratitude, forgiveness and compassion (ages 10 – 14). It is a comprehensive and […]
Name: Renee Watson. DOB: 9 May. What style of yoga do you teach? I love Vinyasa Flow. Where do you teach? The Source in Cape Town (and in Chembe village in Malawi where I’m based). How long have you been practicing yoga? Since 2007. How long have you been teaching yoga? Since 2014. Who have […]
I never used to enjoy running. I used to do it because I knew it was good for me, and being practically cost-free, it seemed a no-brainer in terms of an accessible exercise option. I soon discovered I was a talented and super-fast runner in certain situations: When the phone’s ringing, which it only does […]
Yoga Awakening Africa is thrilled to welcome another addition to the Limpopo teacher and studio listing and we are proud to have Catherine Harper-Tee’s Marulamala Yoga studio as part of our family! Catherine is hosting a retreat at the Ngama Tented Safari Lodge in March in Hoedspruit. Check out our March calendar to view the […]