Regenerative Retreat Portugal: Crafting Conscious Narratives for Impact

5-day Journey
From $1,995 / person
About the regenerative retreat

5 Days & 4 Nights | May 27 - 31, 2024

Disconnect to reconnect as we slow down underneath the pine trees in the Portuguese countryside at Regenerative Travel’s founding Portugal hotel, Craverial Farmhouse. Realigning with nature’s rhythms and the simplicity of just-being, we will uncover your personal narrative and how to use your voice to empower those around you in your own community with our host Juliet Kinsman, Sustainability Editor at Condé Nast Traveller. Through storytelling workshops, facilitated discussions, and wellness programming, we will return to a state of being that embraces your inner regeneration drawing inspiration from the All You Can Save framework. 


  • Deep dive with one-on-one time with Juliet Kinsman and Amanda Ho, Co-Founder and CEO of Regenerative Travel as we work together to elevate your storytelling for your business.
  • Take advantage of the opportunity to present and participate in group workshops where you can showcase your offerings and receive valuable feedback on how to make the most impact through your sales strategy and communications.
  • This retreat is designed to help you refine your storytelling skills and enhance your business narrative in a supportive and collaborative environment.


By connecting with like-minded Regenerative Travel hoteliers and industry professionals, you will foster meaningful collaborations and contribute to shaping the future of sustainable travel. Please note that attendance is strictly limited to invited guests and those who successfully apply, ensuring a gathering of exceptional individuals dedicated to making a positive impact through regenerative tourism.

Meet Your Hosts

Amanda Ho
Amanda is a leading voice in the travel industry, recognized for her commitment to making travel a force for positive change. As the Co-founder & CEO of Regenerative Travel, Amanda has spearheaded a global movement towards sustainable and regenerative tourism. Under her leadership, Regenerative Travel has built a network of independent hotels that are committed to environmental and social responsibility.
Juliet Kinsman
Juliet Kinsman has spent two and a half decades as a journalist and broadcaster talking about the world’s most special places in which to spend time. In 2020 she was appointed Condé Nast’s first-ever Sustainability Editor, and she published her book 'The Green Edit: Travel, Easy Tips for the Eco-Friendly Traveller’, the ideal companion to hoteliers, travel agents and holidaymakers hoping to make travels a stronger force for good.
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Pedro Franca Pinto
Pedro Franca Pinto, a former Portuguese lawyer, dreamed of imparting his children with a profound connection to nature, leading him to establish Craveiral Farmhouse in Alentejo in 2010. Pedro's passion and commitment drove him to create Craveiral Farmhouse which stands as a testament to Pedro's ethos, embodying his belief in the power of conviction and determination to effect positive change in both his community and the environment.

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Regenerative Takeaways

Key themes and lessons explored throughout our retreat program

Juliet will be sharing experience as a professional storyteller for 30 years, as a journalist, broadcaster, and industry communications consultant.
We will delve into how we can foster inclusivity in the climate movement, and reflect on participation barriers and essential guiding principles for creating transformation and examine insights challenging conventional approaches to climate action and observe initiatives fostering deeper democracy within the movement and society. Through this dialogue, we aim to understand diverse perspectives and chart pathways toward a more inclusive and impactful climate movement.
We’ll confront the tough realities head-on through candid conversations about the climate crisis and its emotional toll, all while delving into ways to use our business models to amplify our voices. We aim to identify areas where essential transformations are occurring and discuss the sources of motivation necessary for sustaining efforts and reflect on what aspects of the discussion ignite passion within us, considering the values needed for effective climate action, including those to embrace, discard, and reclaim from ancestral knowledge.
In this discussion, we will examine personal connections to the climate crisis, reflecting on its impact on daily life decisions and sharing strategies for facing the planetary emergency. We’ll envision a supportive community for healing and brainstorm ways to broaden collective efforts against climate change. Exploring the potential of regenerative travel, we will uncover how to reshape the future of the industry.
As we conclude our time together, seizing a unique opportunity to convene with the industry’s most innovative and visionary leaders in regenerative travel, we’ll reflect on the intersection of our roles, skills, and passions. We’ll explore how our individual contributions can drive climate solutions forward and share our boldest aspirations, envisioning climate-related initiatives and identifying key stakeholders who can help turn these aspirations into tangible realities.
Craveiral Farmhouse - Alentejo in Portugal - photo MArtin Kaufmann

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Our Portugal retreat is expected to have a group size of 10-15 participants. Throughout our program, we will be creating moments for breakout groups and facilitated interactions for deeper connection.
Unfortunately we are unable to accomodate pre or post stays at the hotel due to occupancy, however we are able to assist with recommendations in the area or in Lisbon.
There are many affordable accommodation options in Lisbon, we are happy to recommend hotel options for you and we will also be sharing a travel guide to get to know the city.
This retreat is open to hospitality and travel professionals, hoteliers and developers, experts and consultants working in regeneration and sustainability, regenerative and sustainability practitioners from other fields, or marketing, public relations and journalists looking to deepen their impact work.
Once your application is accepted you will receive a payment link to pay a 50% deposit with the remaining balance due 30 days before the retreat date.
If you need to cancel, you must cancel at least 30 days in advance in order for us to keep your deposit for a future retreat. If you cancel less than 30 days in advance we will be unable to honor any credit or refunds.
We will match you based on gender with your roommate for the retreat! If you have any requests for room allocations let us know

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