Interview: Brenda van der Toorn

Whats your story/background? When I was younger, I was always fascinated by people who had figured out what they wanted to do. I wasn’t one of them but I knew I had to get out of the small town I grew up in. Coming to Amsterdam to get some change I didn’t really have a…

Advanced Yoga practice in Amsterdam

It can become a bit difficult to find the right class if you have come to an intermediate or advanced level but want to develop your practice further on a steady basis. Often the “regular classes” are nice and challenging and get you sweaty, but leave you with the feeling that you want to learn…

De Nieuwe Yogaschool

Another institution in the Amsterdam Yoga world. Opened in 2013, very spacious and well equipped it hosts 3 studios, a lovely vegetarian cafe called HeartBiet, therapy rooms with acupuncture and physiotherapy as well as a closely connected team of yoga affine massage therapists at Tension Tamers. Topped off with a beautiful living room like entrance…