Month: June 2020


Martina currently resides in Peru, where she works in a volunteer program in the field of children’s education and also teaches yoga for public.

Since April 2021, Martina is offering meditation (sound, guided, yoga nidra, etc.), pranayama, and yin yoga online. Contact her HERE for more information.

Demystifying Peru – A Blessing or a Curse?

Demystifying Peru – A Blessing or a Curse?

Tourists often come to Peru with distorted ideas concerning what the country is like. Narratives such as The Celestine Prophecy (no, you really can’t get to Iquitos by car, which is not the only delusion of this reading), the “phenomenon of shamanism” (which I wrote about HERE) and the visits merely to touristic Cuzco (and Sacred Valley) or the bohemian and luxurious districts of Barranco and Miraflores in Lima, offer a certain picture of the country which is pretty far-fetched compared to the grey reality of every day.

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