This week, Jen from Breathe Together Yoga answers some questions about the studio and shares some local tips for when visiting the Los Gatos area.
Tell us a bit about your shop:
“Breathe Together Yoga is home to two beautiful yoga studios featuring over 90 classes a week with a curated lifestyle and home retail shop, the Mandala Tea House serving up organic teas, Verve Coffees, smoothies, and juices, and the Wellness Center with acupuncture, massage, and Ayurvedic consultations.”
What do you love most about your area and how long have you been located there?
“We love being nestled at the base of the Santa Cruz Mountains and only minutes away from beautiful Vasona Park! We have been open for 9 years.”
Is your area known for anything in particular?
“Los Gatos is home to David Kinch’s Manresa as well as Manresa Bread, Vasona Park, and Netflix. A small town feel with great food and tech!”
What are some of your favorite places sights and activities?
Vasona Park – a beautiful enclave with a lake, walking paths, paddle boats.
Castle Rock State Park – ideal for hiking and climbers with beautiful views
Take a peek at the Los Gatos Theatre with a beautiful art-deco look!
Can you tell us about some of your favorite places for food/drinks?
“Our very own Mandala Tea House. We make our own cashew and almond milks. Try our house Chai with almond milk, all made in-house from scratch!”
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