Luxury Retreats
by Gayle Olson
Our personal brand of luxury retreats blend yoga and inner discovery with sensory experiences of visual beauty, healthy sumptuous cuisine, cultural enrichment and outdoor adventure.

Josie Sykes • Amsterdam

Vinyasa and Hatha yoga teacher, Josie Sykes, originally from the UK, currently lives and teaches in Amsterdam, at the popular Jivamukti yoga studio, Svaha Yoga. Also a teacher of the Feldenkrais Method, Josie has a superb understanding of somatics and healthy postural alignment. Introduced to pranayama by her mother at the age of five, both breathing practices and meditation feature strongly in her teaching, as does a joyful steadiness and a healthy dose of practical philosophy. Josie’s loving and helpful assists are deeply appreciated by her students, as is her enthusiasm and deep care for her students. Josie has been a guest teacher for Exotic Yoga Retreats and teaching yoga for more than a decade throughout the UK and Europe.