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Growing with Donna from The Yoga Vine


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You know that woman you aspire to be? The woman that says “go for it” and means it. The woman that not only dreams the dream, but sees it through. Without giving away too much, that’s Donna. She’s a light that brightens every room she walks into, so it’s no wonder she’s behind a mecca

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Yoga

Host Your Own Yoga Retreat at Sunshinestories!


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The sound of chanting monks, morning bells, and birds chirping fill your senses as you slowly awake in a new, tropical paradise. You’re feet find their way to the soft touch of wood and yoga mat, rooted in the nature around you. A thatched roof over head provides shelter from the rising sun, but enough

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Surf, Yoga

Top 5 New Years Resolutions in Sri Lanka


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We’re putting a Sri Lankan spin on some New Year’s resolutions that apply to both island life, and life wherever you are. These 2018 resolutions are inspired by our life here in Sri Lanka, and if you’re missing a taste of salt, sun, and waves try to incorporate them into your life back at home. If

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Sunshinestories Family, Surf, Yoga

Our Favorite Memories of 2017


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We’re all about living in the present, but sometimes we can’t help but look back at the year and all the fun memories we’ve made with our Sunshinestories family. From the guests that roll through and change our lives, to the staff that have become more like family, there are all kinds of ways to

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Surf, Yoga

The Perfect Combination: A Yoga and Surf Retreat


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Featured words from Marley, our visiting yogi at Sunshinestories on how having a yoga retreat at a surf camp in Sri Lanka make for a perfect combination: Yoga Retreat and Surf Camp in Sri Lanka Sri Lanka has stolen my heart in more ways than I thought possible. I knew I wanted to come here

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Yoga

Our Yoga Shala in Sri Lanka


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Sunshinestories started as an idea. Founded by two people on a mission to keep living the lifestyle they dreamed of – the ability to surf every day, to eat healthy, great tasting food, and to be surrounded by a community of well-rounded, positive people. Rather than kissing this idea goodbye, they found a way to

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Yoga

special guest: Laila Svensson


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This week we will have a special guest coming to visit us! The yogi Laila Svensson from Shala Hala i Hallavara. Thursday 25 february – saturday 27 February in week 8 we will get a lovely visit from Laila Svensson and she will hold a three day mini workshop here at Sunshinestories. Laila is an

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Sri Lanka, Sunshinstories Family, Surf, Yoga

bro on the lank


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And so did my brother come to the lank. We surprised him by picking him up on the airport as we were already in Colombo that day. He got super stoked! Here’s a bunch of photos from the first week we spent here together surfing, going on jeep ventures, shooting monkeys, doing arm balances and

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