Rancho Delicioso is a permaculture center, yoga retreat, and surf camp, aiming to create an organic community of eco-minded artists and nature lovers.
Yoga Retreats (2)
Josephine is from various European countries. She’s one of the most friendly and talented people you will ever meet. She handles bookings, leads volunteers, teaches yoga, is a vegan chef, and so much more.
Geoff McCabe, originally from Seattle, came to Costa Rica in 2004 and is the main owner and visionary behind Rancho Delicioso and Anamaya. He lives on the farm and sometimes fills in to teach various classes such as the aerials, raw chocolate-making, archery, and surfing. Geoff was a professional fire dancer for 10 years with Pyrosutra.
Janine Jordan lives on the farm and teaches yoga. She’s also the brain behind the Greenwave non-profit organization that backs many of the sustainable projects in the area. She’s also a wicked hula-hooper and one of the best dancers you will ever see. Furthermore, she is also the founder of EMA, the Electronic Music Alliance.
Julio "Julito" Lopez is from Nicaragua and manages a team of farm workers who do most of the hard labor. They dig, plant, chop, clean, and work all day in the tropical sun to make Rancho Delicioso the “Garden of Eden” type paradise that it is. Julio has earned his PDC and is now a qualified permaculture instructor.
Irene is Costa Rican, with many skills related to permaculture, yoga, and natural healing. She's also an expert natural builder, and has been patiently working on her own cob house for over a year, where we take our students for greenbuilding classes.
Santiago Miranda, young entrepreneur, director of Molinos Verdes de Moringa, an initiative that shares knowledge and practices for a regenerative development through Permaculture. Founder of the Costarican Urban Garden Network, which connects and supports projects and people developing urban gardens. He's also member and supporter of many community gardens and national initiatives that promote community, alternative economies. Santiago is an sustainability activist with ideas and actions to make things happend.
from United States, May 2018
"Amazing experience! So much more than yoga!"
I loved the schedule. Tons of stuff to do but it never felted packed in other rushed. I had plenty of down time. I loved the classes and getting to see so much of the Montezuma area
from United States, May 2017
"Great Retreat in Costa Rica"
Great time filled with activities, and a lot of learning opportunities. The food was amazing, as well as the yoga patio and house.