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Get Out of Town - and Get Pampered

Get ready to detox and relax after the holiday insanity with five great getaways.



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    Treat yourself to a relaxing, meditative getaway to banish the winter blues.

    1. Valentine's Day weekend retreat in Costa Rica - Feb. 12-15 in Nosara on the Pacific coast. Pamper yourself with four nights and three full days of ocean-view yoga from the jungle canopy, one of the best surfing beaches in Costa Rica, special workshops, R&R time and much more. And a bargain to boot: $625.
    2. Surf Goddess Retreat - March 1-8 (and other dates beyond) in Bali. All women. Learn to surf, get pampered at the spa, take yoga classes. $2385-$3325.
    3. Eco Chic Yoga Week - March 5-12 in Grenada, Caribbean. Five-star beach venue, raw food, healthy food seminars and eco adventures including rainforest cacao tour and diving! Proceeds go to local children's charity. from $6560.
    4. Sacred Journey to Peru - March 13-25 in Macchu Piccu, Cuzco and more. This one's a highly transformational, hang out with shamans, hike up the mountain-type retreat. Yoga and gourmet raw foods. Spa-lovers can skip this one... more for adventure hounds and meditators. $4395 to $5395.
    5. Kripalu - Anytime. This yoga/meditation/creativity/healthy living haven in the Berkshires of Western Mass. hosts dozens of world-renowned teachers each week, along with basic weekend and week-long programs of their own.