Backstage Bali, April 2017

Easter,  April 10 -17 2017. A eight day creative intensive at a private beachside hacienda in Bali. Our retreat takes place in beachside Padang Galak, near Sanur, with two days exploring  the nearby island of Nusa Penida. Morning workshops, afternoon writing and evening readings, will provide the perfect environment in which you can significantly progress your […]

Taste of Tibet, June 2017

June 7-18, 2017. 12 days in Nepal/Tibet –  a creative tour for writers and artists. Kathmandu; Lhasa; Gyantse; Shigatse; Xegar; Zhangmu; Bhaktapur; Kathmandu. Our tour begins in Nepal combining the essential sights of Kathmandu & the surrounding region with an extended tour of Tibet, flying in and out of Lhasa from Kathmandu. Taking our inspiration from the temples, stupas, palaces […]

Moroccan Caravan, March 2018

March 4 – 22, 2018. For writers and artists of all modalities.  Our creative adventure into the Moroccan desert will take you deep into the heart of Moroccan culture and the essence of your creativity. Start a new project, revitalise an old one or simply capture the journey in your chosen art form. Includes optional […]

Haiku Walking, Japan – Nov 2017

  November  6 – 16, 2017. Register your interest here. Join us on a unique creative adventure following the footsteps of Japan’s famous haiku poet Matsuo Basho through an autumn landscape.  This year we travel the ancient Nasakendo Highway from Kyoto; staying in inns, hot springs and local hotels, walking 2-3 hours per most days […]

Design your own group tour in 2017 -18

Do you have a group of friends or colleagues, perhaps a writing, yoga or creativity group who would like to travel to one of the places listed on this website? If you give Jan the dates and preferred destination she will organise your own private tour or retreat. From accomodation, meals, excursions, tuition, local artist […]