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Holiday Facilitators: Dawn Ellis

skill, experience, warmth

Biography

Founder of Storytellinghq, Dawn is Storyteller-in-Residence at Atsitsa, performance storyteller, facilitator, writer, broadcaster, keynote speaker and leadership trainer.

She is as fascinated by the stories we tell ourselves – about ourselves, as by the captivating old stories that she hunts down and brings back to vibrant and relevant life.

As a facilitator in the public and business domains her mission is to put storytelling skills into the hands of people who can make a difference. She is a compelling yarn spinner and likes to get under the skin of stories, finding deeper meanings in the familiar archetypes – especially in these strange times.

Dawn will be Storyteller-in-Residence for Atsitsa from Sunday 8 to Saturday 21 August 2021 (AT6).

Where does Dawn Ellis facilitate?

Sun 8 Aug - Sat 21 Aug 2021 (13 nights)

At a glance

Atsitsa Bay is a holistic holiday centre set in a stunning, natural location, right on the bay and surrounded by pine forest. With a wide range of courses and activities and an outstanding team of facilitators, it's the perfect place to be inspired and try something new. 

About

Skyros attracts mostly solo travellers from all over the world. Although all ages are represented approximately 70% are between 35-65. A huge majority - over 80 percent - report that the Skyros holiday experience had a lasting positive effect on their lives. Nearly a third of guests come back again and again - even after they have said that Skyros was the 'holiday of a lifetime'.

Accommodation

Most people choose to live simply and comfortably in twin-shared rustic huts in the gardens. 

Avoid single supplements by allowing us to pair you with another guest. 

Or stay in Atsitsa's main house, subject to availability.

Inspiring Courses

Choose your favourites each week from a wide range including yoga, writing, art, abseiling, kayaking, windsurfing, personal development, singing, comedy, massage and more.

Food & Drink

All meals are included and served as a buffet. Special diets are always catered for. Teas and coffees are available throughout the day. Other drinks and snacks can be purchased at Atsitsa's bar.

Guide Itinerary

07.15: Early morning courses
08.30: Breakfast
09.00: Demos (news of the day)
10.30: Oekos (home groups)

11.15: Mid-morning courses
13.30: Lunch
15.00: Siesta/beach time

17.00: Afternoon courses
20.00: Dinner & evening activities

Average Temperature

July and August are the hottest months in Skyros with temperatures averaging around 30 degrees celcius. Light showers are possible but rare.

Location

Summary

Cost
£1,425.00
Location
Atsitsa Bay, Greece

What's included?

  • More than three courses per day over four to five days each week
  • An unrivalled and vibrant community atmosphere
  • Fun evening activities and events
  • Three delicious Mediterranean meals each day
  • Twin shared rustic accommodation in Atsitsa's gardens

Travel

We advise waiting to book your international flights. We will be in touch with booked guests as soon as we have the most up to date transfer information.

Outbound – Athens to Skyros via coach and ferry

Book a flight to arrive into Athens on Saturday 7th August. Spend the night with us at The Dorian Inn or book your own accommodation.

The courtesy bus to the Dorian Inn hotel will leave Athens airport at 20:00 (subject to change). Alternatively, you can take a taxi or the Metro if arriving after this time.

On Sunday we will take you to Skyros island via a coach and ferry transfer.

 

 

Return – Skyros to Athens via flight 

Book your flight home from Skyros to Athens on Saturday 21st August at [time TBC]. Book a flight after [time TBC] from Athens back home.

Alternatively, you can make your own way to Skyros and back, please enquire if you need any travel advice. 

All transfer packages are supplementary.

There are several ways to get in touch, and we'd love to hear from you…

Telephone: +44 (0)1983 865566

Email: holidays@skyros.com

Or Chat to us online using the link in the corner or your screen

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