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  • Review for Mundo Gente Medicina

    Peter Boyko   December 02, 2016

      Wonderful center for experiencing Sacred Plants in Costa Rica

    Josue and his family were the guides at my first Ayahuasca ceremony in Costa Rica. Like so many people that experience Ayahuasca for the first time, the experience was life transforming. Besides the infinite blessings I received from "Mother Ayahuasca", I felt enormous gratitude to the Cano family. Their guidance and support during the ceremony was a key factor in its effect- they really knew how to hold the energy and enable the very powerful experience we all experienced. After that ceremony, I knew that my relationship to Ayahuasca and plant medicines was going to continue. Soon after I was sharing my experience with someone, and they told me about a Colombian "Shaman" that was coming to Costa Rica and an opportunity to experience "the real thing". I was very excited and felt that the next step for me was to begin working with the shaman as he traveled often to Costa Rica where I live. The ceremony was very different from what I had experienced with the Cano family. I won't go into a lot of detail, but after several ceremonies with him, I began to have some issues with the way the shaman and his people were handling the ceremonies and realized that the Cano family were a purer conduit for a direct experience of the sacred plant energies. Since then I have participated in numerous ceremonies with the Cano's and each one has deepened my relationship and enormous respect for the master plants. I feel very fortunate to have them consistently guiding the ceremonies with unconditional love and enthusiasm. I highly recommend everyone to come to Costa Rica and participate in a ceremony or retreat with them.

  • Review for Munay Medicine

    Nonka Toncheva   December 02, 2016

      Spiritual sanctuary in a magical land

    Minay medicine is nesteled in the Sacred Valley close to the river that leads the way to Macchu Picchu. The powerful mountains around connects you to a point inside that you cannot help, but feel peace. I have spend 5 unforgettable days in this place, where besides the utmost comfort of the home feel I was treated with soo much warmth from Tracy, David and Ken.Now I believe I found new friends that made difference in my life. I will tell you this much. If you have reached to my review there is calling inside of you to connect and that calling cannot be ignored. Allow yourself to experience the magic of the powerful plants of the Jungle and the kind and loving spirit of Wachuma. You are in the best hands you could be with Tracy, David and Ken. They are dedicated, loving and caring, with profound knowledge and experience. You will feel at home in a foreign land you would never think was soo close to your heart. Keep an eye on the mountain across the porch, you might be able to spot some magic. Thank you David, Tracy and Ken my experience with you was unforgettable ❤️

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Jack Mizurak   December 01, 2016

      Real Magic

    I booked with Gaia Tree at the last minute after a particularly stressful time at work (enterprise programme sales and delivery consulting for F100s). I went to Peru to relax and ended up connecting with the people and the world around me meaningfully. I came back completely rejuvenated in a way I couldn't have anticipated beforehand. First contact is a very complete and useful information package, including an essential checklist of what to bring. I travel for business (writing this in a pub in Shoreditch, near the City) and my company's travel dept could learn something from Gaia Tree. Vic and Suze, the coordinators I met on the ground, were wonderful. They radiate exactly the calm, controlled, competent energy I needed and were completely trustworthy. And trust is ESSENTIAL to the work you'll be doing. Every detail is handled for you. I meditate and do yoga and during the retreat I was able to focus calmly, truly, and deeply, in a way that is just not possible in my regular life. The facilities are bucolic: gorgeous, like summer camp as a kid. The food is healthy and delicious (a tricky combo). The local staff are friendly and helpful. Belmira and Segundo are out of this world 😆 I don't normally review things online, but I've pointed enough of my closest friends this way that I thought I would share the love. Gaia Tree is an undiscovered gem.

  • Review for Iboga Tree - Healing House

    Joe G   November 29, 2016

      Thank you very much for new life!

    Hi, I am 34 and for last 15 years I’ve been taking drugs. I’ve been trying to stop with use of different methods but nothing really worked. Friend of mine recommended to me iboga treatment, so I’ve decided to give it a go and try it. I met Adam & Edyta, both of them are highly professional, very nice and friendly people. Today, 3 months passed since the treatment. I feel really good. I don’t have any fear or stress and feel stable so I’d like to highly recommend Edyta and Adam iboga treatment as a great method to give you guys the chance to change your life’s.

  • Review for Omsome Vlada

    Annette Risi   November 29, 2016

      Bliss Body

    I was looking for juice fasting program in Bali and Bliss Body retreats were offering exactly what I wanted. I had 3 days of fasting and the rest we were eating only raw food. Must admit that guides are real professionals and gave me lots of help and support during my stay. Fasting was not so easy to do but I liked the juices they were making and actually I didn't even feel hungry. I have never tried eating raw food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This retreat opened my eyes about food and nutrition in general. It was so delicious that I immediately forgot about my favourite pasta! Thanks to Vlada who was giving her seminar about nutrition, it was very simple and very progressive for me. On the last day I couldn't believe my eyes, I was shining! Never felt to strong and so inspired before. What to say big thanks to Olha who told me so many interesting things about Bali and it's traditions! I loved our sunrise yoga practice and evening breathing with meditation it made me feel very calm and rejuvenating. To be honest I got much more then just fasting. It was like a perfect journey from a movie with all those balinese secret place where we did water cleansing, Vlada made it just as a magic. I will definitely come back to this Island and to Bliss body retreat for another vital and beautiful journey. Thank you again for making my vacation simply the best. https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g297701-d10379257-r440239000-Bliss_Body_Retreat-Ubud_Bali.html#

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Bjorn Sture Eilertsen   November 28, 2016

      Journey to the other side

    I chose Gaiatree for to experience traditional ceremonies with icaros . The two shamans are very powerful. and the last ceremonies was beyond amasing Having days off allowed integration time and time to connect with other participants. I really value the respectful way ceremonies and circle time were conducted. Ceremonies were powerful really powerful. Sharing in circle time revealed the wisdom of the medicine....every persons journeys were uniquely what they needed. Food was delicious, prepared with love you could sense and taste. Simply the best way to journey into the healing world of ayahuasca that I can imagine. Much gratitude ❤️🙏

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Alice Hua   November 28, 2016

      A Must-Experience for us all.

    I'm not kidding. I came back from this a changed person, a better person. At first, I was skeptical of the center and what ayahuasca will do to me because I'd read that it's painfully transformative. At the point of my life where I needed more answers than questions, we all have those times...I took a leap of faith and flew to Peru all on my own. The facilitators Victoria and Susana picked me up with a van full of food and supplies as well as other participants who became good friends of mine. I felt supported and welcomed at the center, it's not a 5 stars hotel but it was sufficient to keep us fed and safe during the ceremonies. I have to say this, if you are ready to let go of your past and see what it is that you need, it might not be pleasant or pretty but it is the truth and you have to be able to handle it. The Shamans, husband & wife will sing throughout the ceremonies and they come to each person for a customized song, sit up and take it in as they mean to help you open up, facilitate your energy. I recalled Victoria & Susana were the most attentive people of all, I wouldn't have known what to do without them, they will be there whenever you need them during the ceremonies. We had one of the most memorable experience, filled with emotions & resolutions and much more that I cannot put them into words...all I can tell you is that bring yourself, a few essential things (bug sprays!!) and let it be. You will NOT regret it.

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Sunil Datla   November 28, 2016

      A Journey to remember

    First of all i am glad i chose to do aya ceremony in peruvian amazon jungle and it is definitely a never before experience , I am glad i chose GAIA TREE as it was just an awesome retreat to be with. Having come alone to the retreat the love and effection the group ,facilitators and support staff showed is incredible , those are the best 8 days of my life. Shamans are incredible with amazing positive energy , facilitators (zuzzane and silvu) are best with so much of patience and love towards the group , Food is fantastic with amazing support staff and place is really nice. I am planning to do another retreat next year and it will be again in gaia tree if everything falls in place. Kudos to Victoria and team.

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Annie Stephany   November 28, 2016

      Gaiatree....deep medicine

    I am SO glad I chose Gaiatree for my traditional healing ceremonies. Having two shamans gave us a balanced feminine/masculine energy mix and twice as long exposure to their powerful sound ceremonies. Since they are husband and wife their energies are infused with love. The simplicity of the tambo and grounds suited me, I love the deep nature connection and 'roughing ' it. Our guides were caring, considerate, attentive and inclusive. I felt totally safe and protected. Having days off allowed integration time and time to connect with other participants. I really value the respectful way ceremonies and circle time were conducted. Ceremonies were powerful really powerful. Sharing in circle time revealed the wisdom of the medicine....every persons journeys were uniquely what they needed. Food was delicious, prepared with love you could sense and taste. Simply the best way to journey into the healing world of ayahuasca that I can imagine. Much gratitude ❤️🙏

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Julian Georgeo   November 27, 2016

      Well worth the trip

    the journey within begins at Gaia Tree. The experience was AMAZING. I'm a person that is spiritual but love the nice things about me. At Gaia Tree , nothing was lost and everything gained. I can not say enough incredible things about this retreat. First , the staff was warm and friendly and very understanding. Second, everything provided was absolutely everything I really needed. I thought I would have a hard time adjusting to the place and boy was I wrong. I found I took to the place like a duck to water. Really didn't miss my cell phone or the outside world. If you are looking for a journey into "YOU". This is the absolute experience. I met loving caring people who I am proud to call my family. The accommodations and atmosphere were perfect. I wanted to get to know the real me and I found him. Thank you!! Finding the peace within was the true gift that Gaia Tree helped me find. I liked the simplicity of things this place offers and not classes and fillers that others places offer. If you are looking for a true spiritual awakening this is the only retreat to consider. Thank you Victoria and staff.

  • Review for Gaia Tree Center

    Carina Engström   November 27, 2016

      A journey beyond my imgination

    This is the place for you who are looking for simplicity, silence and lots of space for body, mind and soul. Nothing that distracts you except your own mind :-) The people working there to create the best experience for you are generous, kind, full of laughter and very present. You feel very safe and very good taken care of and there is always someone to talk to and share your thoughts with. A very allowing and joyful atmosphere. The facilities are perhaps for some very primitive but for me that was just perfect; a lodge, a dry toilet is what you get and the torch is your light in the night. I loved it! No distractions such as electricity, swimmingpools, classes during day to participate in except for the daily group discussions - it's all about YOU and your inner journey + the physical experiences being in the jungle. I am so grateful and I found new and wonderful friends. I also learned about some medicine plants and I will dive deeper into the medicine plants we have here in Finland - we have lots of them :-) Very inspiring! This journey has been such a revelation for me and I will visit Gaia Tree Center again some day, hopefully with friends or/and famliy members. I came to the center with an intention and after five ceremonies and spending time with wonderful people in a beautiful and magical environment, I went back home with a lighter heart, a cleansed body and a peaceful mind. I asked Pacha Mama to take away what I no longer needed and she did. Gracias! Gracias! Gracias! Lots of Love and Appreciation <3 Carina

  • Review for Thomas White Eagle

    Chloe Manier   November 27, 2016

      Thank you Thomas White Eagle

    Thank you Thomas White Eagle for the amazing experience of being our Shaman for the sacred healing ceremonies of Tobacco and Ayahuasca. My sister and I did our healing retreat recently in Bali, Indonesia and we are so very grateful to Thomas for his expertise and professional skills. Making this a very sacred experience! Thomas is very friendly and down to earth and we both felt a lovely connection with him who made us feel very welcome. He took good care of us too through the whole process of this spiritual journey. I highly recommend doing a retreat with Thomas White Eagle of Dharma Mystical Tours for anyone wanting to work on themselves, to let go of unresolved emotional issues and have a deeper connection with their spiritual selves and Mother Nature in a beautiful natural environment on Earth through a sacred ceremony.


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