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Meet Chef Poul who runs our fabulous French cookery holiday in Brittany

Meet Chef Poul who runs our fabulous French cookery holiday in Brittany

If you’re lucky enough to head to Brittany and try Poul’s food, you’ll struggle to find anything else quite like it. During your time with this Michelin trained chef, you’ll learn to make no less than 37 individual dishes. Yes, 37 in one week. In addition to his culinary holidays, […]

by March 15, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Discover the journey from grape to glass on our new French wine tasting holiday

Discover the journey from grape to glass on our new French wine tasting holiday

For a long time Wine has been overshadowed by its sister Cooking on the GoLearnTo site. Well now it’s time for Wine to step out of the shadows and have a holiday of its own, celebrating the history and production right through to tastings with our own wine tasting tutor. […]

by March 13, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine
Meet Rita, our Tuscan cookery holiday host with a twist

Meet Rita, our Tuscan cookery holiday host with a twist

Rita really is a very distinctive person, not only in her charming personality and love of life (and singing!), but because when she opens her mouth a Glaswegian accent just tumbles out. Her immersive Tuscan cookery holidays have been a massive hit with our solo travellers as well as friends […]

by March 4, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Learn to surf with a Lisbon city break on our new surf holiday in Portugal

Learn to surf with a Lisbon city break on our new surf holiday in Portugal

You wanted it. We got it. A surf hostel that runs ALL year round and is also super affordable. Presenting our brand new surf hostel in Portugal just minutes from Lisbon. This surfing holiday gives you the best of both worlds – although you’re staying a 5 minute walk from […]

by February 27, 2019 Sports holidays
Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Artist Jo is living her dream. After finding her own personal “heaven”, Jo decided to share her love of art with budding and experienced creatives at her studio and B&B in South West France. Find out how a donkey in a swimming pool (we’re not joking) helped her dreams become […]

by February 25, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Rejuvenate body & mind with art and yoga on our new creative holiday

Rejuvenate body & mind with art and yoga on our new creative holiday

So you’ve heard about the great things yoga does for your body, right? And you’ll know about the amazing benefits doing art-based activities has on the mind, yeah? Well our brand new holiday in the south of Spain is allowing guests to combine both activities making you feel 10 years […]

by February 21, 2019 Creative holidays, Wellbeing holidays
Guest review: why Andrew’s ready for his second language immersion holiday

Guest review: why Andrew’s ready for his second language immersion holiday

Andrew’s story is a familiar one. We get them quite a lot. Andrew is a teacher so busy term time schedules leave him with little time to indulge in his own interests. With learning Dutch high on his bucket list, we all know that learning a language requires frequent practice […]

by February 19, 2019 Language holiday guest reviews, Language holidays
Perfect your sourdough on our new artisan bread making break in sunny Andalucia

Perfect your sourdough on our new artisan bread making break in sunny Andalucia

Say goodbye to processed tasteless bread and hello to freshly-baked crunchy loaves, as you learn how to become an artisan baker in just 5 days. Creating great sourdough bread at home doesn’t have to be complicated, nor expensive; you just need to know insider tips and where to find the […]

by February 14, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine
GoLearnTo in The Times round up of the best learning holidays

GoLearnTo in The Times round up of the best learning holidays

Ben Clatworthy’s article in The Times the other Saturday features a round up of the best learning holidays on offer and we were in it! Learning holidays make great activity breaks as you get to master a new skill while you kick back and enjoy your holiday. Two birds, one stone. […]

Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

When Benoit and Corinne started up their B&B, perched on the border of Provence and the Cote D’Azur, their main aim was to help their guests experience this area of France well away from the well-trodden tourist trail. Little did they know that they would soon be sharing their passion […]

by February 11, 2019 Our wellbeing instructors