How often do you consider going abroad to just relax? Probably every time you see a vacation brochure, right? 

Many people choose to go on vacation to have an adventure – seek out theme parks and bungee jumping and skydiving. Then there are others, who go abroad to be on a retreat. It’s here they choose which retreat to go on. Some people love a yoga retreat, where they spend their week learning to meditate and channel their breathing. There are also retreats where you can relax and detox, but you learn to exercise and you workout hard on those vacations. You learn proper pull up form, how to move properly when lifting weights and what to eat to bulk up. These are the retreats that will change your life, and if you still need convincing, we have some of the top reasons to attend a retreat abroad. Whether you need healing, or you want to learn how to workout, there’s something for you. Let’s take a look!

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Long-Term Benefits. 

A retreat is an escape. You can get out of your day to day routine and find a vacation with a specific intent. When you go away with family, you do it to relax and have fun together. When you go to a retreat, it’s something you do to focus on something in your life that you never get time to focus on. You have a quest ahead for something that’s important to you, whether it’s a workout or it’s learning how to feed your body properly. A retreat gives you a stop, a pause so that you can work out what you want. When you go abroad for it, you get so many more benefits than doing one at home. You get the scenery and the accommodation and the facilities designed to support your health at all times. Sports and exercise retreats can provide you with the knowledge you need to support your health, and you’ll also improve your heart function and your mental health at the same time.

The Peace

Retreats are peaceful. Even when you spend time in a sweaty gym with other people sweating it out, you are going to be able to go into yourself and relax. Most retreats are secluded and serene, and you’ll find that no matter the type of retreat you go on, you’ll find peace. You’ll be in a new country with new cultures and cuisines to enjoy alongside a range of activities to enjoy. You can learn to move better and gain strength while you’re there – and you can do it in a world of peace.

Being In Nature

Did you know that being in nature reduces your stress? Your body breathes in the cleaner air of the countryside or of the ocean, and the stress hormones are going to be far fewer than you usually feel. Calm surroundings give you a chance to focus and learn how your body moves and you will feel rejuvenated and give yourself a fresh start.

New People

A strength and exercise retreat will attract people in the same mindset and physical space as you. Everyone wants to learn to do better and strengthen their body – just like you. You can meet new people and learn new things at the same time.

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Karla Urwitz

As a full-time career oriented mother of one, I love to chat and write about topics that matter to me in my life. My day has to starts with a cup of joe and usually ends with exhaustion. I have a passion for cross stitching and of course spending time with the kiddo. I am always on the look out for topics to write about like recipes, healthy living, and products I find fascinating.

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