My First Surf Experience: Filipa’s Sri Lankan Adventure

February 23, 2018 | Resort, Sri Lanka, Surfing, Wellness, Yoga

Filipa was born in Portugal and had never ventured outside of Europe in her life. She’s currently a hard-working architect in the city of London, but she reached a point where she decided to seek an adventure. After stumbling upon Talalla Retreat online, she jumped at the chance to book a surf camp in Sri Lanka. The only problem was, Filipa has never surfed, and she was terrified of the ocean…   Why did you choose Talalla Surf & Yoga?…

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Valentine’s Specials At Talalla Retreat

  Love is in the air this Valentine’s Day at Talalla Retreat and we have some romantic deals for you and a loved one (or perhaps a best friend). There’s so much love that we’ve decided to extend these offers from today through until the end of February. Buy one (Yoga or Wellness) retreat, get the second retreat free (or 50% off one retreat) if booked during February using promo code “February”. * Retreats can only be redeemed during…

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Talalla Transformative Yoga Workshop Week with Agustin Aguerreberry

February 10, 2018 | meditation, Resort, Sri Lanka, Surfing, Wellness, Yoga

Agustin Aguerreberry has arrived on the sandy shores of Talalla Beach. Agustin is a traveling yogi from Argentina who travels the world spreading his knowledge of Yoga, Acroyoga & Thai Massage. Agustin has been teaching yoga around the world for over 14 years. He studied yoga under the guidance of internationally recognised teachers including; Pattabi Jois, Sharat, Dharma Mittra, Jason Nemer and amongst others. Living in New York City he trained under Dharma Mittra for close to 10 years. He…

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Are you a Roaming Yogi?

February 10, 2018 | meditation, Resort, Sri Lanka, Surfing, Wellness, Yoga

“If you’re an adventurer who loves to practice yoga and nourish your body and mind with new experiences, then Roaming Yogi retreats are for you!” Join Roaming Yogi Adventures for an unforgettable experience practicing yoga and learning to surf at Talalla Retreat in the warm tropical waters of Sri Lanka. Along with surfing & yoga, you’ll explore the local culture through an interactive cooking class where you’ll make delicious Sri Lankan food, visit a local Buddhist temple, snorkel the beautiful…

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February at Talalla Retreat

February 5, 2018 | Resort, Sri Lanka, Surfing, Wellness, Yoga

The sun is shining brightly as always over Talalla beach and we have plenty going on at Talalla Retreat this February. Whether you’re seeking to get out there to develop your board skills on the waves, work on your wellbeing or focus on your inner balance through your yoga practice, we’ll look after you this month. Retreats 4th Feb – 9th Feb: Yoga Retreat, Yoga Recharge & Renew 4th Feb – 10th Feb: Surf Retreat Level 1-3 4th Feb -10th…

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WORTH A LOOK: Talalla is the Next Big Thing

January 30, 2018 | Resort, Sri Lanka, Surfing, Wellness, Yoga

From the editors of Lonely Planet Pssst…! Want a tip off on the next big name on the Sri Lankan beach scene? If Unawatuna is too hectic for you, Mirissa past it’s best, and Tangalla just so yesterday, then may we suggest Talalla? Just a few short kilometers east of Dondra and squirreled away down muddy dirt tracks, this is one of those near-pristine beaches that really do define all tropical beach postcard cliches. This 2km-long curve of sand is…

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February Retreat: Nutrition, Yoga, and Wellness

January 28, 2018 | Resort, Sri Lanka, Wellness, Yoga

Next month, we are partnering with our friends at The Wave and The Wellness Therapy to host a special nutrition, yoga, and wellness retreat for seven days here at Talalla. The retreat will restore energy, balance, and harmony while offering you a totally stress-free, unforgettable life experience. Read below for an update from Lally and Claudia about what the retreat offers. To sign up, click the links at the bottom of this post. THE RETREAT: YOGA, PILATES, WELLBEING & VEGAN

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Retreats – what to look for before you book!

January 27, 2018 | Wellness

With a plethora of yoga, surf and ‘detox’ retreats now out there, it can be both time consuming and stressful to choose the right one for you, and there’s nothing worse than finding yourself on a retreat that doesn’t live up to expectations – it’s a lot of money to invest in yourself, so you want to make sure you’re getting value plus an awesome experience right? So, what should you look out for when choosing a retreat? Top tips

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What to do on Christmas Day in Sri Lanka

December 18, 2017 | Sri Lanka

BY WINNIE STUBBS, MARKETING INTERN For many of us, the Christmas season means mugs of mulled wine by roaring fires and short, dark days sheltering from bleak, hostile weather. In Southern Sri Lanka, the season takes on a whole different look: think long, hazy days spent dozing under the palm trees, sunset cocktails and another excuse for beach parties ’till dawn. If you’re lucky enough to be spending Christmas in Sri Lanka this year, we’ve sorted you the perfect programme.…

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Why Sri Lanka is the wellness destination of choice, by The Vista

December 14, 2017 | Resort, Wellness

Last month, one of our favourite Travel Writers escaped her adult responsibilities for a week and joined one of our transformative Wellness Retreats. Along with a close girl friend- another mum used to putting the needs of others first- Julia, the powerhouse behind the beautiful Travel Website The Vista , took time out for herself. Before they left Talalla, feeling elated from a week of sunshine, exploration and activity, Julz and Mylie reflected on the fact that in order to…

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