Posts by: Meredith

06/29/2022

Yoga Teachers Travel for Free | How does it work?

If you are an established Yoga studio or teacher looking to expand your business and offers through travel.  We’re here to support you. By becoming a Member of The Yoga Department, you can choose one of our Yoga Tours to market to your students. Enabling you to travel for free, to stunning destinations around the…

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06/29/2022

Travel & Business Insurance for Yoga Retreats & Tours

All businesses should have some type of insurance to cover themselves and their customers. So, what happens if one of your students is injured on one of your organised Yoga retreats overseas that you have arranged yourself?   Firstly, ensure that any of your students that book on your Yoga retreat overseas, have full comprehensive…

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09/08/2021

6 Health Benefits to Travelling

6 Health benefits to travel   1. Enhances Cognitive Performance Before 1964, neuroscientists believed that brain health and performance were entirely genetic. You’re either born with a great brain, or you’re not. Thanks to the collaborative effort of various neuroscientists, the theory of neuroplasticity—the brain’s ability to learn and grow over time—was born. HEALTH BENEFITS…

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03/06/2021

What is Yoga?

  What is Yoga? For many people ‘yoga’ is thought of as a class you do that lasts about an hour, in which you perform postures (asanas). It is supposed to make you feel relaxed, happier, stronger, healthier, and more flexible. And yes that is part of it, but yoga is also so much more…

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03/06/2021

A Trip to Morocco During Covid-19

It couldn’t be done they said. It was too risky they said. What will happen if you get covid they said. What will happen if you can’t leave, they said? Against many odds and in spite all the negative advice and fear, I took a 12-day solo trip to Morocco in Oct 2020, during the…

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04/08/2020

Travel insurance

What to do about Travel insurance? As we look expectantly toward new travel adventures, we know you must all have insurance cover questions. To ensure all our travellers take off with peace of mind, The Yoga Department has made it compulsory to have travel insurance cover to book on one of our journeys. There are…

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04/08/2020

Tourist Visas & Entry & COVID Requirements

The Yoga Department offers our travellers assistance and discounts with Visa processing professionals called CIBT. CIBT assist you with the ever changing landscape of entry requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic. COVID-19 has transformed international travel and each country has implemented unique entry requirements. These requirements are changing constantly. CIBT offer the most up-to-date and accurate…

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04/08/2020

Booking international flights

The Yoga Department books its travellers on the same group flight  We aim for our groups to arrive together on the same flight in the destination. This ensures safety security and ease of group airport transfers. All Travellers booked on a Yoga Tour will be sent information via email on booking a seat on the chosen…

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03/25/2020

Yoga Tours Vs Yoga Retreats

Yoga Tours Vs Yoga Retreats.  For anyone who is interested or has a passion for Yoga and Wellbeing and are part of a Yoga community, know how awesome it is to travel with your Yogi community friends. Yoga Retreats are very popular worldwide, and why wouldn’t they be? They are healthy, you get to eat…

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