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Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

When Martin and Claire bought their farmhouse in the heart of the Gascon countryside, it started off as a simple venture which has led to them hosting their own popular painting holidays and now even using their charming space for Pilates retreats as well. They love the life they have […]

You can't beat Pilates in the open fresh air of Fuerteventura

Join our new Pilates retreat in Fuerteventura, Spain

Pilates holidays are in such high demand and yet they are hard to come by. Sure, there are loads of yoga and Pilates retreats but very few will focus just on Pilates and, believe or not, not everyone is into yoga. So you can imagine our excitement when our most […]

Guest review: how Kate’s Pilates holiday in France has got her back on the right track

Guest review: how Kate’s Pilates holiday in France has got her back on the right track

Kate found herself in the predicament we all find ourselves in at one point or another – time off work but no one else free to join you on holiday. She was desperate get away and decided to just take the bull by its horns and join a singles holiday. […]

Guest review: how a Pilates retreat in Thailand made Marily a singles holiday convert

Guest review: how a Pilates retreat in Thailand made Marily a singles holiday convert

Marily, native of Greece but now living in Dublin, has fallen for Pilates reformer. After noticing most wellbeing holidays seem to be a bit more focused on the yoga side of things, she did her research and found 3 world renowned Pilates retreats; one in Spain, one in Portugal, and […]

Pilates reformer versus mat. What’s the difference?

Pilates reformer versus mat. What’s the difference?

With both the mat and the reformer offering very similar benefits, it’s no wonder people new to Pilates get confused about which they should go for. Even Pilates instructors argue about whether beginners start by rolling out a mat or climbing onto the reformer. Josef Pilates intended the two forms […]

Simple ways to deal with stress in everyday life

Simple ways to deal with stress in everyday life

Our Pilates, yoga and weight loss instructor Viv in Murcia, Spain shares her advice for dealing with stress. Everyone at some stage in their lives will go through a period of stress. It might be due to a life event, or overwork, or for no obvious reason. Most will work […]

Pilates & Spa Holiday – a visit!

Pilates & Spa Holiday – a visit!

The approach to the Pilates studio in the outskirts of Denia, Spain winds through orange groves and picturesque scenery. Although I had been forewarned by the hostess of the Pilates & Spa holiday about ‘dangerous Spanish drivers’, fortunately they were nowhere to be seen as I navigated the quiet roads […]

Yoga and Pilates retreat in the Mirror newspaper

Yoga and Pilates retreat in the Mirror newspaper

We’ve made it into the Mirror’s top 10 list of the best places to go in the Canaries with our amazing yoga and Pilates retreat in sunny Fuerteventura.   Here’s what they say… FUERTEVENTURA Seven-night yoga break from £439pp For a reviving winter break take yourself off to a yoga […]

Yoga or Pilates?

Yoga or Pilates?

Yoga and Pilates both bring mental and physical benefits. They can change your life. But here’s the question on everyone’s lips: yoga or Pilates? Really it depends on your objectives. Do you want to regulate your mental wellbeing because work drives you crazy sometimes? Do you want to be stronger? […]

‘Graciela’s Pilates tuition was second to none’ – Jill and Heather’s Pilates holiday with a difference

‘Graciela’s Pilates tuition was second to none’ – Jill and Heather’s Pilates holiday with a difference

Jill and her daughter Heather recently enjoyed a wonderful holiday on our Pilates and spa short break in Costa Blanca, Spain. Find out what is so special about this holiday that made Heather a Pilates convert and has Jill looking forward to her next trip back!   I have been […]