Costa Rica Alchemy of Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training August 9-30, 2014

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How do I get there?
Fly into Costa Rica’s Liberia Airport.
Awakened Life will coordinate airport transfers to / from Liberia airport only. Transportation to and from Liberia airport is about 2 hours. The cost is $55 USD, paid directly to Blue Spirit Resort.
Participants flying into San Jose Airport (about 4.5 hours away), or participants flying into Costa Rica early for personal travel will arrange their own transportation to and from Blue Spirit.

Flying In and Out of Costa Rica at San Jose International Airport

Of the two international airports in Costa Rica, San Jose International Airport (SJO) is the most convenient airport to The Sanctuary. Frequent international flights are available at this modern airport.

For your homebound travel plan at least two hours between local air and international travel.
IMPORTANT: There is a departure tax of approximately $26 at San Jose airport when you leave Costa Rica. It needs to be paid in cash (US$ or Costa Rican Colones) or with a Visa credit card at the airport on your departure day.

Traveling In and Out from San Jose

Once you have arrived in San Jose, your flight schedule may allow you to connect with a local plane to Nosara for a 25 minute flight and then a 40 minute taxi ride to Blue Spirit
The other option is to arrange to be driven approximately 5 hours by road and ferry from San Jose to Blue Spirit.

By Land
An option to flying, prearrange land transportation from San Jose via roads and a ferry that crosses Nicoya Bay to the Nicoya Peninsula.
Reliable Daily Shuttles, Private Transportation, Cab Service
Sunset & Waves
Wilfredo “Pollo” Villalobos (Speaks Excellent English)
Calls from US 011 506 8335-3417
Calls within Costa Rica 8335-3417

By Air to Nosara
Two local airlines offer scheduled flights and charter services to Tambor at comparable rates. The flight time is approximately 25 minutes. Sansa Airlines is conveniently located adjacent to the San Jose International Airport. Nature Air is approximately 10 miles at Pavas Airport.
Sansa Air
Nature Air

Staying the Night in San Jose

Sometimes travel and weather conditions present an opportunity to stay overnight in one of the following places, all within 5 minutes from the airport.
• Melrost Bed & Breakfast (speaks English) $
• Calls from US 011 506 2431-0909
• Calls within Costa Rica 2431-0909
• Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport $$
• Calls from US 011 506 2443-0043
• Calls within Costa Rica 2443-0043
• Doubletree Cariari San Jose $$$
• Toll free from US 1-888-535-8832 or 1-800-948-3770
• Calls within Costa Rica 2239-002

When does the training end?
Our time together will end at 11am August 30, 2014

When should I plan my return flight?
Please arrange flight departures for late afternoon on Aug 30, 2014

Do I need a passport?
Yes a passport is required.

Can you tell me more about the yoga studio?
It features a remarkable 1200 sqft teak floor and 25ft vaulted ceiling with an open air expansiveness.

What kind of food will be provided?
Meals will be gourmet vegetarian.

Does Blue Spirit have WiFi?
Absolutely. And it is free to guests.

Is there swimming at Blue Spirit?
Naturally! Oceanfront makes it easy to enjoy a dip anytime and the saltwater infinity pools always available.

Is there surfing?
Yes. Surfing is just steps away.

What should I bring?
• Flashlight
• Headlamp (Essential!)
• River hiking shoes (Essential! Teva, Merrill, Solomon, Keene)
• Moccasins or leather-based shoes for tracking
• Flip flops or sandals
• Journal
• Swim suits
• Towel
• Reading material
• Yoga clothes, mat, and any props you use
• Camera
• Binoculars
• Sunscreen
• Bug repellent
• Sarong
• Sun hat
• Sunglasses
• Water bottle