Articles by: Lee

Italian Cooking | Oli’s pasta alla Norma vegetarian dish

Italian Cooking | Oli’s pasta alla Norma vegetarian dish

While going through some Italian recipes from our amazing chef and Italian cooking holiday host, Oli, I found a classic Italian pasta dish that would be perfect for my husband (the vegetarian) and myself (a meat obsessed freak), which I could whip up with what I already had in the […]

by June 21, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes
Guest review: Patricia develops her painting skills on her 1-on-1 holiday

Guest review: Patricia develops her painting skills on her 1-on-1 holiday

Patricia is a Canadian native, and now spends her time between England and Canada; while managing to take a few good holidays in between. Neither a beginner nor a professional painter, painting is a hobby Patricia loves to pursue in her free time, along with her passion for travel. One […]

Top 5 learning holidays for 1 on 1 tuition

Top 5 learning holidays for 1 on 1 tuition

At GoLearnTo, we like to have something for everyone, and that includes those who seriously want to hone in on their crafts or wellbeing and have some 1 on 1 guidance. But don’t for one minute think that private tuition means you’ll be alone all holiday! Our holiday hosts love […]

Top 5 holidays for travellers in their 30’s

Top 5 holidays for travellers in their 30’s

You have finally hit your 30’s – you have worked your way up, are no longer dirt poor, and able to feast on finer things other than dried instant noodles. You are ready to do the finer things in a new place (thank god for those budget airlines, provided you […]

by May 25, 2018 Singles holidays, Travel news
What to expect from your detox holiday

What to expect from your detox holiday

One of our most popular wellbeing holidays that guests return to again and again is the yoga holiday near Alicante, which comes with an optional detox included in the price. The word ‘detox’ can either fill you with hope or terror and most of us still aren’t entirely sure what […]

by May 17, 2018 Travel advice, Wellbeing holidays
Best singles holidays with NO single supplements

Best singles holidays with NO single supplements

A common question we get here at GoLearnTo is what is a single supplement and how it works for solo travellers. Quite simply the answer is (according to Collins!): A single supplement is an additional sum of money that a hotel charges for one person to stay in a room […]

French cooking | Poul’s white asparagus with grilled scallops, spinach, black pudding and curry & apple cider sauce

French cooking | Poul’s white asparagus with grilled scallops, spinach, black pudding and curry & apple cider sauce

One of our gorgeous cooking holidays, in the Brittany region of France, has just been awarded one of The 9 Best European Tours for 2018 – by SmarterTravel, and this recipe is an easy way to see why! Between the Michelin star food, array of wine and ciders, stunning French […]

by May 8, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes
What to expect on your jewellery making holiday in France

What to expect on your jewellery making holiday in France

Lush meadows, rolling countryside, field upon fields of sunflowers and deep woodland expanses, all with the Pyrenees mountains standing tall in the distance, is what to expect on these unique jewellery making and cooking holidays in south west France. This very special creative holiday is run by Caroline and her […]

by April 30, 2018 Creative holidays
Top 5 holidays for the whole family

Top 5 holidays for the whole family

We like to believe that at GoLearnTo.com, our learning holidays provide something for everyone; that means mum, dad, and the whole family (add your extended family as well for an unforgettable reunion that no one will have to cook for!). For a holiday that will leave the kids with a […]

by April 25, 2018 Travel advice
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Italian cooking | Marco’s Tagliatelle al Ragu recipe

Before we start, let’s get one thing clear – spaghetti bolognese does NOT exist. If you try to order this dish in Italy, especially in the region of Emilia Romagna, locals will scoff at the idea and tell you as much. Instead, locals from Bologna, ‘i Bolognesi’, feast on fresh […]

by April 19, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes