The rooms are not very large, and low ceilings make them a bit claustrophobia-inducing. “Not only were we in a gorgeous, Bali-style house but the boat ride up the Na Bali Coast is dreamy. Explore the village’s Siddha yoga tradition at the local ashram, then while away the hours in one of the hot springs near the area’s Tania River. 960 1280 This small village, about 50 miles north of Mumbai, is “very poor, but soulful and where many gurus have lived and died,” says Ingber. Each year, the facility has something different -- a new bed, a new bar. 960 1280 This hotel itself is large; 34 rooms, to be exact. Although there are many bicycles in Cuba, they're mostly old Chinese clunkers. The low-season prices also mean it’s a great time to splurge on a romantic Valentine’s stay at the Green Palm Inn.Look into all kinds of transportation. Taking a bus is not the same experience as it once was. You can get a great price for travel and the buses are clean, many have free wifi and electrical outlets and some other perks. Some lines have package deals which make planning your trip a cinch.
“A trio of kids walk to school on the streets of Havana Vieja Old Havana. In the name of the …wow, this water is cold! Thousands of pilgrims circumambulate around the holy mountain and visit the Arunachaleshwara temple during the full moon every month.” — Yogi Hanna 960 1280 “Home to the sacred Mount Arunachala and Sri Ramanasramam, Tiruvannamalai is my favourite of all sacred sites. If you ask us, it’s just the right amount of Americana. Entry period begins on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 12:01:00 AM EST, and ends on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11:59:59 PM EST. Standing at a spectacular 10,000 feet, she has power, grace and beauty that are especially palpable in summer, when the sun brings out the best in her.” — Yogi Hanna 960 1280 “Believed by many to be a spiritual power point, Mount Shasta has the power to rejuvenate, revitalize, heal and inspire those who visit her.