Picture yourself strolling the Seine, drawing inspiration from iconic Paris landmarks and quiet city streets, and delighting in world-renowned cuisine. Paris is not just a destination, it's a muse for dreamers, a catalyst for innovators, and a canvas for artistic expression. Amidst the enchanting backdrop of Paris , our retreat is your getaway to find the muse within you, innovate your business and transform yourself. Spark your creativity, foster collaboration and reignite your business. Join us in the heart of Paris where the city of lights becomes the city of inspiration. Rendezvous with your next break through.

create.

inspire.

THRIVE.

The Paris Experience

Paris Itinerary

Our villa is just a short Metro ride from the city center, boasting a private pool and 12 bedrooms.  During your stay you'll have time to enjoy the grounds and the home's amenities. 

Our Villa

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Paris Itinerary

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All attendees arrive to Paris Charles de Gaulle airport by 4pm to ensure enough time to get bags, go through customs, and meet for a magical sunset dinner cruise on the Seine. Luggage lockers will be available. Following the cruise we will head to our villa.

Transportation to the cruise departure point is not included in the price of the workshop, but we will provide instructions and options for how to get to our meeting point. 

Day One: Arrival

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Full day of strategic sessions with Ashley, Meagan, and Ryann., including one on one time to talk marketing, growth strategy and reigniting your passion for weddings.   Workbooks will be provided.  For dinner, attendees will be treated to a wine tasting led by a sommelier and catered dinner.  Breakfast and lunch also provided.  This is a great day to relax, adjust to the local time zone and explore the grounds of our villa.  

Day Two: Inspire

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We'll spend the day in Versailles exploring the palace and its grounds.   Get headshots in the gardens and create your own curated content with the direction and support of  Ryann Lindsey. 

Admission and transportation to and from  Versailles included. Grab and go breakfast and  traditional french dinner at a bistro provided. 

Day Three: Create

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Sunrise photos at the Eiffel tower followed by a walking tour of the city.  The afternoon is yours to explore the many sites of the city.  We'll meet up at 7PM for dinner and a show at the world famous Moulin Rouge.  

We'll provide a guide to the city to help you plan your afternoon.  Transportation provided to and from the villa.  Grab and go breakfast, tour fees, Dinner and show costs included.  

Day Four: Thrive

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Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and say your goodbyes.  All attendees will depart the villa by noon.  

Day Five: Depart

Questions

Frequently Asked

What is Inspire. Create. Thrive: The Paris experience?
The Inspire.Create.Thrive: Paris Retreat, is a curated event designed for individuals working in the wedding industry to come together for a unique and enriching experience in the romantic city of Paris. It serves as a retreat where wedding professionals can connect, learn, and recharge in a beautiful and inspiring setting. Get ready for fun excursions throughout the city, connections with wedding pros across the country, and to head into your next wedding season feeling reinspired. 

When and where is the Inspire.Create.Thrive: Paris Retreat happening?
The retreat will take place in Paris, France from July 21st-25, 2024. Guests will need to fly in before 4pm on the 21st and checkout will be at 11am on the 25th. 

Who can attend the Inspire.Create.Thrive: Paris Retreat?
The event is exclusively tailored for wedding professionals, including wedding planners, photographers, florists, and other industry experts looking to enhance their skills and network with like-minded professionals.

What can I expect from the workshops?
Participants can expect a mix of educational sessions, workshops, and networking opportunities. The retreat keynote speakers from Your Jubilee, Ryann Lindsey Photography & Ryli.Co will share insights, business coaching, lead you through goal setting, and help you curate content throughout the retreat. Workshops may cover topics such as innovative wedding design & styling, client and team management, along with business strategies. Networking events provide attendees with the chance to connect with like-minded professionals, fostering collaboration and partnerships all while exploring the city of Paris together! Paris is renowned for its romantic ambiance, stunning architecture, and cultural richness. Choosing Paris as the location adds a special and magical touch to the retreat, offering participants an opportunity to be inspired by the city's beauty.

Is accommodation included in the registration fee?
Yes, the registration fee includes accommodation for the duration of the retreat. Participants will stay in a gorgeous Villa all together for the duration of the stay. Participants may share a room with another guest- all guests will have their own beds. You can request a private room for a fee of $800- limited availability, first come first serve. All transportationto and from daily events is included.  AIrport transfers are not included. 

How do I register for the Inspire.Create.Thrive: Paris Retreat?
Registration can be completed online through our official website. Follow the provided instructions, and our team will guide you through the process as needed. 

Can I bring a guest or family member with me?
The retreat is designed for wedding professionals, and the registration fee covers a single participant. If you would like to travel abroad with family this summer we encourage that, but ask that for the days of the retreat family has other accommodations so you can focus on your business, goals, and connection with other wedding pros. 

Are meals provided during the retreat?
Most meals are included in the registration fee. Participants will enjoy delicious and culturally enriched dining experiences throughout the city. As the retreat is closer we will send out a full itinerary of events and what meals. We will be giving our guests free time where meals will be on their own. 

What COVID-19 safety measures are in place?
We prioritize the safety of our participants. We will adhere to all local and international guidelines, and detailed safety measures. If you are feeling sick or have a fever close to your departure date we ask all participants to take a test before entering the country. In the unfortunate event of a positive test we will work with you on ways to potentially transfering your ticket to another retreat or to another person on your team/in the wedding industry. Learn more about the COVID 19 restrictions in France here. 

Can I get a refund if I need to cancel my registration?
Deposits are non refundable. Any payments refunds after the deposit will be on a case by case basis. Most participants will be asked to transfer their ticket to a future retreat or to another member within the wedding industry. 

How can I connect with fellow attendees before the retreat
We encourage participants to join our online Facebook group where you can connect with other attendees, share insights, and prepare for an enriching experience together. 

Who is hosting this retreat? 
The award-winning planners & owners of Your Jubilee Ashley & Meagan have partnered with the internationally recognized Ryann Lindsey Photography and Ryli.Co to help create a retreat that is not only memorable but inspiring. We are excited to invite you to a space to learn, grow, connect and thrive! Read more about us in our bios or click on our company links above. 

What is the weather like in Paris during the summer? 
Paris' weather in the summertime is warm. On average there is 8 hours of sun a day with highs in the upper 70’s/low 80’s and lows in the high 50’s/low 60’s. Please also be aware most buildings do not have AC abroad. Pack layers, comfortable shoes, and items that are breathable. We will be updating you on the various excursions and sending out a packing and “what to wear” guide as the workshop draws near.

What travel documents do I need to travel abroad for the summer of 2024? 
For international travel, including a trip to France, U.S. citizens need a valid passport. Additionally, it's advisable to check for any specific entry requirements or visa regulations for France, as these can vary. Make sure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your planned departure date. It's also recommended to stay informed about any travel advisories or restrictions that may be in place due to global events, health concerns, or other factors. The U.S. Department of State's website and the official website of the Embassy or Consulate of France in the United States are good sources for up-to-date information. Keep in mind that travel requirements can change, so it's essential to verify the latest information closer to your travel date. France may be implementing an EES/ETIAS by summer of 2024. Please check this website in order to apply for this to ensure entry with a valid passport. 

What fun things are happening in Paris during the summer of 2024? 
Besides the Inspire. Create. Thrive: The Paris Experience retreat, the summer Olympic and Paralympic games will be hosted in the beautiful city of Paris! Find out more about the games and how to buy tickets here. To prepare more for your trip to Paris you can review their travel europe website here. 
For any additional questions or information, feel free to reach out to our dedicated support team. We look forward to welcoming you to the Inspire, Create, Thrive Paris Retreat. 

Are you ready for an unforgettable escape to Paris?