Yoga classes are often priced at $20 or more, but this Thursday I joined a wonderful yoga class, for little more than a couple of gold coins. After finishing work and jumping in a lift to the 15th floor of The Swanston Hotel, I hopped into position on a mat, looking out over the city of Melbourne while the sun was just beginning to set – what a view! Our teacher, Lucienne lead us through a series of (sometimes challenging) postures, breathing, stretches and meditation.
I left feeling some soreness in my muscles but totally rejuvenated and knew I would be sure to sleep well that night.
It was the absolute perfect way to end the workday and my gold coins went to Mission Australia and I even received a little gift bag filled with herbal teas, bath & body products and a free class pass at the nearby Kaya Health Club, in return for my donation.
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Written by Guest Blogger, Sally Lord.