The Magic Powers Of Psilocybin

Reading: 5 minutes Depression affects approximately 3.8% of the global population, including 5% of adults. Among them, 4% of men and 6% of women are currently experiencing a prolonged depressive episode. Psilocybin mushrooms are thus of significant mental health interest for these individuals. While antidepressants and psychotherapy are effective for many, a substantial portion remains stuck in a […]

Reading: 10 minutes Magic mushrooms are always a stimulating topic of discussion, whether you are for or against them, curious, or an expert. In talking with some of your acquaintances, you may have already made a surprising discovery: it’s a less taboo subject than it seems. And some people you wouldn’t suspect might have already tried psychedelic mushrooms. […]

Reading: 7 minutes What is MDMA? Whether out of interest in alternative therapies or through media, we’ve all heard of MDMA or its street names, ecstasy or Molly. It is actually a synthetic molecule (Methylenedioxymethamphetamine) belonging to the amphetamine family. It has been the subject of several recent scientific studies. Indeed, it has been discovered that it could […]

Reading: 8 minutes What dosage of magic mushrooms works best? Since the release of Netflix documentaries like Michael Pollan’s How to Change your Mind, more and more people have developed a real interest in psilocybin or psychedelic substances. However, dosing protocols are sometimes still vague, and the question of the right dose often comes up in conversations. The […]

Reading: 8 minutes The topic of psychotropic substances is often accompanied by understandable apprehensions. This concerns primarily revolve around three aspects: addiction, contraindications, and the risk of a Bad Trip. The best way to address these three themes is, first and foremost, through education.

Reading: 6 minutes A Mystical Gateway to the Unknown Since time immemorial, humanity has sought ways to connect with the divine, to understand the inexplicable, and to access higher states of consciousness. From this quest for meaning, art, religions, and spirituality have emerged. Nothing less!

Reading: 6 minutes According to the World Health Organization, over 300 million people suffer from depression worldwide. In France, it’s 21% of the population, and in the United States, 19%. While these numbers have been steadily increasing for the past 50 years, the problem is not new. The quest for effective antidepressant treatments has thus always more or […]

Reading: 5 minutes For us, it’s always a miracle. And in June 2023, it was even more special as we were visiting this residence for the first time, near Heerenveen. Organizing a psychedelic retreat has been the dream of Tangerine Retreat‘s founder, Arnaud. Each retreat is an opportunity to meet new people, deepen our methods, and find the […]

Reading: 9 minutes Can depression be treated with psychedelic retreats? Faced with the challenges of living with depression, each person seeks their own path to healing. People explore different therapies, alternative approaches, or spiritual practices. Some may consult a psychiatrist or opt for talk therapy. Others explore different therapies, alternative approaches, or spiritual practices. In the quest for […]

Reading: 6 minutes The psychedelic journey is an extraordinary experience. And for good reason, there is nothing ordinary about feeling heightened emotions or experiencing a grand and bizarre inner film that no one else can witness. The name Ayahuasca alone carries a promise of mystical adventure in the great tradition of the Amazonian peoples. But beyond the clichés, […]

Reading: 3 minutes A 56-year-old Frenchman, Claude, microdosed on psilocybin truffles in 2022 before attending a retreat in 2023. He had a profound and deeply connected experience, feeling a strong sense of communion. “I’m quite an anxious person. I have been for a long time.” How did you come to be interested in psilocybin? I was never really […]

Reading: 3 minutes “I found out that the retreat can reveal a lot of personal insight” How long have you been interested in psychedelics? Not for very long… As a matter of fact, I always thought they were a gateway to addiction and all the problems that come with it. That’s why I’d never tried any, until a […]

Reading: 5 minutes Under the impetus of the United States, many psychoactive substances were prohibited in the 1971 Convention on Psychotropic Substances. This political decision, led by the UN, aimed primarily at limiting the spread of psychedelic drugs such as LSD, ayahuasca and psilocybin. Since 1971, individuals who wish to consume psychedelics have therefore been forced to rely […]

Reading: 4 minutes Vincent is a 33-year-old man who’s originally from France but recently moved to the Netherlands. He first experimented with psychedelics recreationally before seeking to embark on a deeper journey on a retreat.

Reading: 7 minutes What are shrooms? The term “shrooms” is a familiar and abbreviated way to refer to psilocybe mushrooms. The use of the word “shrooms” was popularized in the 1970s under the influence of underground and new-age circles. Simply put, in most cases “shrooms” are associated with recreational use and “magic mushrooms” with spiritual use.

Reading: 5 minutes Isaac is a 48-year-old American who manages multiple businesses in a big city. For the first time in his life, he participated in a retreat in the Netherlands after going through several episodes of stress and depression. “Psychedelics has become a passion” How long have you been interested in psychedelics? It’s very recent, but my […]

Reading: 10 minutes Magic truffles vs magic mushrooms In the world of psilocybin, it’s crucial to differentiate between magic mushrooms and magic truffles. There are both legal and physiological reasons for this. Firstly, only psilocybin truffles are legal in psychedelic retreats in the Netherlands. And secondly, “truffles” and “mushrooms” don’t refer to the same part of a mushroom’s […]

Reading: 9 minutes In the Netherlands, magic mushrooms are legal in the form of truffles: we invite you to respect the laws of your country before embarking on any personal endeavor.