W+K Tokyo

YOGA RETREAT 2009 – CHIBA, JAPAN

While W+K Tokyo yoga continues to be a weekly evening event at the agency, we had our second Yoga Retreat in Chiba at our friend Kenji’s dome house this past weekend. We miraculously managed to squeeze 9 people in the dome but the space turned out to be perfect for yoga with a great view of outdoor nature. Some of us who went early spent a night at the dome and enjoyed drinks by the campfire and all of us together enjoyed yoga, onsen and healthy local food at the hotel and spent a great time over the weekend. Stay tuned for our third Yoga Retreat, hopefully sometime again soon!

Special thanks goes to Hiromi, Reiko, and Kenji. Without your effort and generosity this retreat would never have happened.

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Hiromi claims she is not a designer, but she put together these little booklets for each of us to take home. Thanks Hiromi! πŸ™‚

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Friday night, Kenji sipping on a beer.

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Mark huffing away at the fire… burn baby burn!

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Kenji’s Home Dome… aka… the Yoga Dome.

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Talk about a nature view… so quiet and the birds were chirping.

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Kuro the shy doggie.

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Farmer Kenji feeding breakfast to his crops.

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Sweet… blues skies… just when we thought it was going to rain all weekend!!

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Walking the beach in bare feet never felt so good!!

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After Yoga and checking into the Hotel, everyone had a traditional Japanese bath (onsen) and then we gathered in our Yukata’s and headed off to dinner.

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We even had Takako (on the right) join us for our retreat!

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The food was amazing but nothing came close to this… flavorless porridge… aka… Chunky Water.

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