Creative Retreats

From time to time, The Creative Hub will offer exclusive retreats to visit various artists and studios in exotic parts of the world.  It is a time for yourself and soul to learn, explore, and grow.

We will take care of everything for you – all you have to do is relax and see where your creative side will take you.

This year, our Creative Retreat will be in BRAZIL!

 

Come with Creative Insight Pottery on this this authentic one-of-a-kind pottery retreat to visit various potters and ceramic studios in a breathtaking land on the coast of Brasil.  It is a time for yourself and soul to learn, explore, and grow.

We will take care of everything for you – your host and guide is the owner of Creative Insight Pottery and grew up in Brasil;  she has personally visited and knows well all the places you will be seeing and will take you to only the best and most beautiful secret spots she has discovered to inspire your creativity! No other travel agency can compete with this authentic insider experience of Brasilian pottery, culture, music, food, people, and natural beauty.

– All you have to do is relax, and see where your creative side will take you.

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DATE:
March 17 – 26, 2017

ITINERARY:

DAY 1
Flight:  Toronto to Sao Paulo Brasil

DAY 2
Arrive in Sao Paulo. Transfer to Hotel.
Lunch at Hotel
3pm – visit to Hideko Honma studio
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Dinner with Live show at Bexiga Neighborhood

DAY 3
Sao Paulo City Tour with Lunch
Vists to:
Parque do Ibirapuera
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Assemblia Legislativa
Avenida 3 de Maio
Sao Paulo Historic Centre
Cathedral da Fe
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Pateo do Colegio
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Mosteiro de Sao Bento
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Vale do Anhangabau
Municipal Theatre
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Republic Square
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Estacao da Luz
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Pinacotecas
Municipal Market

DAY 4
Travel from Sao Paulo to Cunha
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Arrive at Pousada Barra do Bie
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visit to some ceramic studios in Cunha
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DAY 5
More studio tours throughout Cunha
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DAY 6
Travel from Cunha to Rio de Janeiro
stop along the way at: Parati
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Lunch in Parati
Tour of Parati
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Arrive in Rio de Janeiro

Day 7
8-hour program city tour of Rio:
Pao de Acucar
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Corcovado
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Maracana
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Sambodromo
Lunch at an authentic Brasilian Steak House (churrascaria)
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Day 8
Visit to: Petropolis
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Tour of Petropolis
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Tour of Imperial Museum
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Night time:  Tour of Arcos da Lapa
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DAY 9
Last day in Rio
Enjoy the beach/Shopping
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12pm transfer from Hotel to airport

DAY 10
Arrive in Toronto

PRICE PER PERSON:

(not including airfare) US$1800

INCLUDED:

– all hotels/accomodations
– transfers and travel

March 18:
– Lunch at Hotel
– Dinner with Live Show

March 19:
– City Tour

– Lunch
– Dinner

March 20:
– Travel from Sao Paulo to Cunha

March 21:
– Studio Tours
– Lunch
– Dinner

March 22:
Trip from Cunha to Parati
Lunch in Parati
Tour of Parati
Travel from Parati to Rio

March 23:
Tour of Rio de Janeiro

March 24:
Trip to Petropolis
Tour of Petropolis
Tour of Imperial Museum
Lunch
Night tour of Bairro da Lapa

March 25:
Transfer from Hotel to Airport

 

SUGGESTED FLIGHTS:

Direct Flight via Air Canada
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Price:
US$1220 (prices can change)

For more info, call Katia @ 905 220 8374,  or email:  info@creativeinsightpottery.com