Articles by: Vanessa

Yoga and Pilates retreat in the Mirror newspaper

Yoga and Pilates retreat in the Mirror newspaper

We’ve made it into the Mirror’s top 10 list of the best places to go in the Canaries with our amazing yoga and Pilates retreat in sunny Fuerteventura.   Here’s what they say… FUERTEVENTURA Seven-night yoga break from £439pp For a reviving winter break take yourself off to a yoga […]

by December 23, 2013 GoLearnTo.com in the press, Wellbeing holidays
Wild fitness boot camp just launched

Wild fitness boot camp just launched

Mince pie fatigue is kicking in already and there’s two weeks of indulgence still to go. Can we stomach it? Well, before I eat the last chocolate from the advent calendar, I’m booking onto our latest fitness holiday to hit the GoLearnTo.com website. To get my New Year fitness programme […]

Great solos holidays ideas – vegetarian cooking and yoga in Portugal

Great solos holidays ideas – vegetarian cooking and yoga in Portugal

Bored of the usual solos holidays? Here’s an idea for a break where you can meet like-minded people, relax on a wonderful country estate surrounded by orange trees, sunbathe in December, practice yoga and learn to cook delicious vegetarian meals. Curious? Then take a look at our brand new yoga […]

by October 7, 2013 Wellbeing holidays
Spanish Cooking Holidays

Spanish Cooking Holidays

Have a passion for Spanish cuisine? Want to get off the tourist trail and see what this fascinating culture really has to offer?  We’ve searched the globe to curate an eclectic mix of holidays which are indulgent, relaxing and revitalising with inspiring teachers in glorious locations. Take a look at […]

Healthy cooking workshops in London with Azul Fit

Healthy cooking workshops in London with Azul Fit

On August 2 & 3 our wonderful friends from Fuerteventura, Azul Fit will be in London for a couple of cookery workshops that will have your mouths watering and help keep you trim! We’ll be joining Jo at the Central Street Cookery School to learn some delicious vegetarian recipes to […]

Surf holidays in style

Surf holidays in style

Booked your surf holiday? Question is, what to pack to fit in with the ‘laid-back’ surfer style on the surf beaches of Biarritz, Conil de la Frontera, Peniche, Lanzarote or Fuerteventura this summer. Surf brand Quicksilver is a leader in cool surf gear and their latest offering of customised board […]

Free tickets to the London 50 plus show 2013

Free tickets to the London 50 plus show 2013

GoLearnTo.com are exhibiting at this year’s London 50 Plus Show and we’d like to invite you to visit us on stand B21. To win one of 50 pairs of free tickets to enter the show on either Thursday, Friday or Saturday the 11-13 July 2013, enter our competition below.  We’ll […]

Inspirational breaks

Inspirational breaks

The Daily Mail published a report last week stating that millions of Britons work on their laptops or smartphones by the pool or at the beach on holiday and the average worker almost three days to forget about work and start to unwind after arriving on holiday. Leaving dinner to take […]

Go to learn – what’s in a name?

Go to learn – what’s in a name?

What’s in a name. So here’s the thing.  Over the years I’ve come to accept that Go To Learn rolls off the tongue more easily than Go Learn To.  I no longer grit my teeth when people refer to us as Go To Learn. I just calmly say Go Learn […]

This week we have been mostly taking bookings from

This week we have been mostly taking bookings from

We always knew the trend for learning holidays was international but get this for a truly international week. In the last 5 days, we’ve taken bookings from no less than 12 countries. Check out this diverse list of where our guests are coming from. Are you as surprised as we are? UK […]

Business case study: interview with our CEO Vanessa Lenssen

Business case study: interview with our CEO Vanessa Lenssen

Welcome Today we’re delighted to be interviewing Vanessa Lenssen, the entrepreneur behind GoLearnTo.com, a travel company who specialise in providing unique learning holidays. Since forming GoLearnTo.com in 2006 Vanessa has been shortlisted for Red Magazine’s Red Hot Woman Award in the online business category and also won the Shine Corporate […]

Surf and yoga holidays in The Guardian

Surf and yoga holidays in The Guardian

GoLearnTo.com features in the Guardian today with it’s pick of holidays for some April sunshine. There was brief respite for some of us at the weekend, as the sun made a rare UK appearance. Sadly, forecasters say we have another fairly grim week ahead before things pick up again. If […]

Our CEO Vanessa Lenssen comments on creative holidays in The Independent

Our CEO Vanessa Lenssen comments on creative holidays in The Independent

It’s been our lucky week in the world of the national press! GoLearnTo.com‘s founder and CEO Vanessa Lenssen was featured in The Independent today commenting on why creative holidays are the new ‘relaxing escape’.  Read the full article here Here’s what Vanessa had to say: It seems taking a holiday […]

Why learning on holiday is the key to switching-off

Why learning on holiday is the key to switching-off

Reclining on a beach lounger with a novel in one hand and cocktail in the other; finally it’s time to relax on the holiday you’ve been fantasising about all year. But hold on, where’s your phone? And is your laptop getting signal?! Within minutes of arriving on holiday 6 out […]

Raw food detox and yoga retreat in The Sunday Times

Raw food detox and yoga retreat in The Sunday Times

It’s not the done thing to boast but sometimes you just can’t help yourself. We made it into the Sunday Times 100 best holidays again this year – aren’t we chuffed to bits. Here’s what they say… Raw health in France Your body is a temple; your aura is bright; […]