Archive | November, 2009

“The clock on the wall keeps on pushin me..

..that’s not the way I want my life to be” lyric runs through my head. I’m sure Louis Tillett was thinking about a hard days work, not getting to a yoga class on time but I’m on the home stretch now and I can feel it ticking, winking, pushing me. Over a quiet espresso, I […]

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Happy Birthday Bikram Viña!

Bikram Yoga Viña is celebrating its 1 year anniversary this month. Happy Birthday!! To commemorate the occasion, we practiced the Sunday 15th Nov class at Playa Caleta Abarca (Caleta Abarca Beach) in Viña del Mar. If you think practicing yoga at the beach is all about serenity, think again, it was so hard keeping balance […]

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Valparaiso – a different kind of comfort

Valparaiso is a coastal city about 10kms south of Vina del Mar and while Vina is described as a garden city, Valpo’ is more bohemian, and I kind of like that. What you imagine and what you experience can be quite contrasting though; preconceptions don’t often help, and after spending half a day wandering through […]

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Burning hams & street dogs

I’m often asked, “what’s different or the same about each country?” or “which is the best country so far?” A loaded question if ever I heard one but one thing is constant, rock solid, unbending: how time flies.. It’s November already (gulp!) and it’s very confronting when I sit still, contemplating my original goals and […]

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TT Fall 09 – Yoyo

Last night I had one of the best classes in a long time. We arrived in Vina del Mar, Chile on the 2nd Nov’ and were amazed how different this place feels from Mexico City. The energy and atmosphere is very relaxed and comfortable. Of course Vina is a lot smaller and being close to […]

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Day of the Dead

We flew to Chile on the 1st Nov, missing the Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico by one day. It was a treat to catch the spirit of the occasion though, seeing so many decorations everywhere, especially in Coyoacan on Sunday. Saturday was also a big event at Bikram Yoga Mexico.. Halloween! The heat […]

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