Our Next Destination:

Costa Rica

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Journey to Costa Rica and unearth your true self amidst a backdrop of serenity.

Embark on a transformative journey with the Soul Stirring International Retreat, set amidst the enchanting beauty of Tamarindo, Costa Rica. Our 6-day retreat, meticulously designed for personal development and deep self-connection, promises an experience that transcends the ordinary.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture, picturesque beaches, and the warm embrace of local hospitality. This is not just a retreat; it’s your gateway to a new self.

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This Retreat Is For You If You:

Our Itinerary

Each morning, we’ll ease into the morning with tranquility through mindset sessions and yoga led by Dr. Shawn Best. Following this, you will immerse yourself in interactive sessions on deep listening as a catalyst for personal growth and lasting bonds. We’ll also equip you with the vocabulary and skills necessary to bring your aspirations to life. Our learning sessions are thoughtfully complemented with intentional activities, including an afternoon spent sailing towards pristine beaches as the sun sets, where you’ll be surrounded by marine wildlife like turtles, dolphins, flying fish, and majestic whales. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore botanical gardens, and enjoy lounging by the beach.

This retreat is designed to enable you to venture beyond your comfort zones, embrace adventure, while immersing yourself in new cultural delights. This retreat will enhance your anthology of life stories with unique encounters, designed to help you create and find meaning in your everyday life.

Join us in Costa Rica in October 2024 and be a part of an experience that transcends the ordinary., enriching your life story with unique encounters and the tools to unlock your greatest potential.

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What Is Included*

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Day 1 - Sunday, Oct 13, 2024

Welcome to Costa Rica, friends! Upon landing at Liberia Airport, our team will arrange seamless ground transportation to the villa property. Enjoy your first day settling in, exploring the nearby beach town, relaxing by the pool, or indulging in the on-site spa. As fellow participants arrive, we’ll gather for a friendly meet and greet, followed by touring the grounds. In the evening, join us for a delicious dinner, a perfect setting to connect with fellow soul stirrers and set the stage for your Costa Rican adventure. This is your gateway to a transformative retreat in paradise.

*INCLUDED: Transfers: Liberia Airport to villa; Free time; Meals: Dinner included at the hotel (note: no drinks included during dinner).

Day 2 - Monday, Oct 14, 2024

As the sun rises, we dive into a journey beyond our senses, focusing on deep understanding. Day 2 kicks off with immersive activities that sharpen our listening skills, both for ourselves and others. We’ll tackle barriers that hinder genuine listening, led by our team with innovative approaches.

In just a few hours, you’ll gain a newfound appreciation for the power of listening. When our ability to truly listen is blocked, we will break through those barriers to truly hearing, together. Join us in unlocking the potential of deep connections, where listening becomes a catalyst for personal growth and lasting bonds. Our team is designed to help all of us learn this important skill in unexpected and meaningful ways.

Afternoon Optional Add-On:

Seize the opportunity for a guided visit to Rincón de la Vieja National Park. Your experience includes a private round-trip transportation for the tour, allowing you to immerse yourself in Costa Rica’s natural wonders.

*INCLUDED: Morning mindset setting with Shawn + yoga; Activity: Soul Stirring Session – day one, free time; Meals: Breakfast and dinner included at the hotel.

Day 3 - Tuesday, Oct 15, 2024

As we explore our personal stories, we will begin to uncover our deepest desires and passions together. Sometimes we carry around these desires, thinking that they are noticeable to those around us – neighbors, partners and colleagues – yet we still feel unseen. Through our interactive modules, you will have the opportunity to dive deeper into this process and feel truly seen. Our team is here to support you every step of the way.

Afternoon Optional Add-On:

Consider enhancing your retreat with Diamante Eco Adventure Park Regular Adventure Pass. This exciting experience includes ziplining, a visit to the animal sanctuary, exploration of botanical gardens, and lunch.

*INCLUDED: Morning mindset setting with Shawn + yoga; Activity: Soul Stirring Session – day two, free time; Meals: Breakfast and dinner included at the hotel.

Day 4 - Wednesday, Oct 16, 2024

As adventure enthusiasts, you’ll have shared many thrilling adventures together. The word “advent” means “the arrival of a notable person, thing, or event,” which means it’s time to put your dreams into action. Seize the moment because NOW is your time! We’ll work on developing tools and inspiration to transform the discoveries of your heart over the last few days into tangible reality. It’s about equipping you with the vocabulary and motion needed to bring your aspirations to life. Your journey towards a more fulfilling and purpose-driven life is reaching its peak today and will continue to deepen.

*INCLUDED: Morning mindset setting with Shawn + yoga; Activity: Soul Stirring Session – day three, free time; Meals: Breakfast and dinner included at the hotel.

Day 5 - Thursday, Oct 17, 2024

Prepare for a radical shift as we transition to a day of profound discovery. Today, we’ll put our commitment from the previous day into action, embarking on a morning of revolutionary, game- changing experiences that will solidify your commitment. Our day will be centered around
experiential learning, taking you outdoors, and immersing you in the transformative power of nature. The rest of your day gives you the opportunity to explore the town at your own pace.

*INCLUDED: Morning mindset setting with Shawn + yoga; Activity: Soul Stirring Session – day four, free time; Meals: Breakfast and dinner included at the hotel.

Day 6 - Friday, Oct 18, 2024

We will focus on deepening our journey through affirmations and meditation, allowing the lessons of the past days to truly sink in. With clarity and focus, we’ll set our intentions for the
next adventure.

In the afternoon, we’ll set sail on a private Catamaran Sailing Sunset Tour. This experience includes a local crew, snorkel equipment, a light lunch, and an open bar. Captivated by the beauty of the pristine beaches in the area, you will be able to admire marine wildlife such as turtles, dolphins, flying fish or whales. The crew will provide snorkel gear for underwater exploration and you will have approximately one hour to discover exotic sea life. As the day draws close, we’ll return back with the setting sun. You will have the evening to explore dinner solo or with friends.


Important Note: It is recommended that you bring your own beach towel.

*INCLUDED: Morning mindset setting with Shawn + yoga; Transfer: private round-trip transportation to sailing sunset tour; Activities: tour crew, snorkel equipment, open bar on boat; Meals: Breakfast at the hotel and varied lunch included on the sunset tour served until 16:00.

Day 7 - Saturday, Oct 19, 2024

Check out of your villa room and head to the Liberia Airport and return home.

*INCLUDED: Transfer: Villa to Liberia Airport.