Articles by: Jennifer

Guest review: Why Lisa chose French instead of yoga to emotionally recharge

Guest review: Why Lisa chose French instead of yoga to emotionally recharge

While most of us may think that the best way to mentally unwind and emotionally recharge would be to head off on a yoga or meditation holiday, Lisa chose to study French in Lyon. Not the obvious choice, you might think, but Lisa is a clever one. The chance to […]

Guest review: Anne rediscovers the joy of pizza on an Italian and cooking holiday in Sorrento

Guest review: Anne rediscovers the joy of pizza on an Italian and cooking holiday in Sorrento

Anne is a self-confessed oddity (her words not mine!). Most of Anne’s Italian was self-taught so she wanted to take her language skills on holiday for some conversation practice. Nothing odd about that, Anne! Anne opted for the Italian language and cooking holiday at our language school in Sorrento with […]

Essential surf kit for beginners – what to buy

Essential surf kit for beginners – what to buy

Starting a new hobby or sport can be a daunting task at times. Once you have bit the bullet, tried it out and decided ‘yeah, I can do this’, you have to kit yourself out. But where do you start? Surfing doesn’t need much to get started. In fact, all […]

Spanish cooking | Clive’s stuffed piquillo peppers

Spanish cooking | Clive’s stuffed piquillo peppers

Spanish cookery holiday hosts Clive and Maki, are a husband and wife team who run cookery and horse back riding holidays out of their lovingly restored Spanish Finca in the mountains of Andalucia. While Maki will be your super host, making sure you are well looked after, Chef Clive will […]

by April 11, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes
The Washington Post recommends GoLearnTo’s Spanish & dance holidays

The Washington Post recommends GoLearnTo’s Spanish & dance holidays

GoLearnTo.com’s Spanish language and dance holidays featured in The Washington Post’s article by Diane Daniel – Beyond lying on the beach: More vacation packages are combining travel and fitness. Diane’s article looked at ways to incorporate fitness into your holiday as fitness and wellbeing holidays get more and more popular. GoLearnTo’s […]

Best photography kit for a beginners as recommended by Patrick Nicholas

Best photography kit for a beginners as recommended by Patrick Nicholas

Patrick Richmond Nicholas, our knowledgeable photography tutor and host in Orvieto, Italy, graciously wrote us a piece for the budding beginning photographer. Should you be just starting out in the field or contemplating a new hobby, please read on to learn how to prepare, or join him on one of […]

by March 22, 2018 Creative holidays, Travel advice
Italian cooking | ‘Trota en Saor’ – marinated trout recipe, Lake Garda style

Italian cooking | ‘Trota en Saor’ – marinated trout recipe, Lake Garda style

This Italian dish is simple, fresh and easy, and comes right from the shores of Lake Garda, northern Italy. It is a recipe from Italian Chef Andrea’s kitchen, who runs Italian cookery holidays with his wife Lara from their restaurant near the town of Torri del Benaco on Lake Garda. […]

by March 16, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes
photo credit: Nikos Pomonis

GoLearnTo’s Greek cookery holiday is named best foodie holiday in Greece for 2018 by The Times

GoLearnTo.com were featured in James Ellis’ article, The best wildlife, culinary and luxury trips in Greece in 2018, in The Times on 27 January, 2018. James’ article chose just 4 trips that he thought highlighted the best of Greek culture and we are proud to see our fantastic Greek cookery holiday […]

The Times recommend GoLearnTo twice for learning a new skill on holiday

The Times recommend GoLearnTo twice for learning a new skill on holiday

GoLearnTo.com were thrilled to be mentioned in The Times’ article (not once but twice!) ‘Learn a new skill, from painting to diving: Use your holidays to take up a new hobby’ by Ben Clatworthy on 19 January 2018. Ben wrote the possibility of using your holiday time to the max by booking […]

Greek cooking | Katerina’s vegan stuffed peppers and tomatoes recipe

Greek cooking | Katerina’s vegan stuffed peppers and tomatoes recipe

‘Gemista’ is a dish that comes from the Greek fasting period and it’s totally vegan. Somewhat a staple of Greek cookery and worth noting that ‘gemista’ literally means stuffed. Every family has their own ‘gemista’ recipe and every island and region has its own variation. This is the recipe from […]

by March 1, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes