Dream Fall Getaway: Retreat into Silence
The best getaway from daily life and a city for me is not vegging on a beach or working my way through a tourist's to do list. It's taking time to truly "get away" from constant activity, action, and thinking. This list includes retreats around the world - organized and self-run.

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Yoga Retreats: Aqua Wellness Resort, Nicaragua

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A two-hour drive from Granada, in the village of Gigante, 16 sustainably built treehouses with plunge pools and outdoor showers await guests. Classes are held on a huge beachfront platform. Every stay includes one wellness class (meditation, yoga, or a raw foods consultation). Throughout the year, visiting yoga gurus lead retreats.

Seven-night yoga retreats from $1,850, including meals, activities, and workshops. (509) 456-7737, aquanicaragua.com. This story appeared in the January/February 2012 issue. 

Find other yoga retreats:
Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute
Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Massachusetts  
Jicaro Island Ecolodge, Nicaragua
Gaia Retreat and Spa, Australia
Como Shambhala Estate, Bali
Ananda, India
Domaine de la Grausse, France  

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