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WILD ROOTS EMBODIED

Part cultural immersion, part retreat.
See and feel Greece like a true local while experiencing your unique metamorphosis.

NOVEMBER 14-21, 2023  SPARTA, GREECE

Discover the transformative power of the olive harvest. Soak up the energy of the land, while connecting with yourself in ways you never imagined.

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A SPACE FOR NATURE ENTHUSIASTS,
ADVENTUROUS SOULS, AND CULTURE LOVERS

Just as the olive trees work together to bear fruit, the olive harvest, a centuries-old tradition, teaches the value of cooperation and collaboration.

This is the ideal opportunity to escape the mental clutter and rediscover the harmony of body and mind.

Nature acts as a wise and gentle guide, providing lessons in communication and connection. You will learn to get in touch more deeply with yourself and others, fostering a sense of community and empathy.

 

The olive harvest rituals offer a lens to explore cultural dynamics and our place in society, encouraging personal growth and a profound appreciation for our interconnected world.

 

This transformative experience will leave you with lasting insights and skills to carry forward in your life.

FOUR EARLY BIRD SPOTS AVAILABLE THROUGH SEPTEMBER 15

Your Journey

In our fast-paced universe, we often find ourselves trapped in the confines of our minds, disconnected from our bodies and the natural world around us.

 

This olive harvest retreat provides the ideal environment for you to break free from mental entanglement and reestablish a harmonious relationship with yourself.

 

Through mindfulness practices, movement, and embodiment exercises, you will learn to be present and aligned in each moment, while also fully experiencing local traditions.

Culturally Immersive Activities Include:

olive harvest | olive oil making

foraging | herbalism | teas 

traditional crafts

movement & mindfulness

(yoga, hiking, dance)

excursions | meals | museum visits

and more listed below

This unique blend of harvest practices, embodiment workshops, culinary experiences, and nature-inspired endeavors will help you gain a profound appreciation for the wisdom passed down through generations.

Plus:

Two 1:1 bonus sessions with Diamando, an intuitive coach. One before the retreat to set your desires and goals; and one after to integrate your experience into manageable and pleasurable lifestyle shifts

What Else Is Included

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FOOD & COMMUNITY

  • home-cooked meals: traditional breakfast & lunch prepared daily 
    (locally + organically sourced, when possible. vegetarian and gluten-free options available) 

     

  • evenings out: nightly dining at the finest local establishments

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CULTURAL IMMERSION

  • excursions (at least one is included per adventure): previous trips have included the beauty and architecture of Mani and Monemvassia.
     

  • museums/studio visits:  mosaic, museum of the olive, ancient Sparta

LODGING & EXTRAS

  • choose your accommodation: live like a local or like Spartan royalty (lodging at a local 5-star hotel)
     

  • transport: transit to/from your Spartan adventures
     

  • body work: experience the healing hands of local experts (two sessions included in your package)

HOSTED BY SPARTAN WARRIOR WOMEN

WITH FEATURED GUEST TEACHER

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I enjoyed the full experience. The one-on-ones, the workshops, the touring around, the yoga, everything. It all came together to help me move forward in this difficult point of my life.
 
Sometimes you have to step out of your comfort zone to find what makes you happy. Its when you allow the walls to come down, that you find yourself again.

-Carly, Two Time Retreat Participant 

SAMPLE DAILY SCHEDULE

7:30-10:30- breakfast provided

9:45- 10:45 optional yoga/meditation

 

11:30- 14:30 – museum visit

 

14:30-15:30 –lunch provided

 

15:30-18:00 – intuitive decision-making workshop

 

18:00-19:00 – bodywork session

 

19:15-20:45 – free time to explore the area

 

20:45-23:00 dinner at a local restaurant

 

for illustration purposes only; your personalized itinerary will be hand-crafted for you prior to your arrival

note: some experiences require advance booking and/or additional payments & cannot be altered

  • 7 days, 7 nights of lodging

  • double occupancy can be booked as a pair (couples, friends, family) willing to share a bedroom/bed

  • double occupancy price is per person when two people book together

  • single occupancy price is per person when booked individually

  • fully refundable if requested within 72 hours of booking

  • payment in full must be received two weeks prior to retreat starting date

  • prices may vary slightly depending upon time of booking and season of travel (dependent upon accommodation availability only)

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