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Vanessa in Red Magazine today

Vanessa in Red Magazine today

Our CEO Vanessa picks her favourite blog for Red Magazine’s ‘Best of the Web’ feature today. With Wimbledon and Glastonbury on the TV, chances are you’ll already have your eyes glued to one screen this weekend. But if you do manage to tear yourself away, make sure you head to one ofRed’s favourite […]

British Travel Awards 2013 – vote for GoLearnTo.com

British Travel Awards 2013 – vote for GoLearnTo.com

The GoLearnTo.com team are absolutely thrilled that we have been nominated for the 2013 British Travel Awards and we have got you to thank! We’re very proud of the feedback we’ve had from our wonderful guests this year and are dedicated to providing holidays that will last a lifetime for […]

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 […]

Learning holidays go viral – our founder and CEO Vanessa Lenssen’s interview on TV this week

Learning holidays go viral – our founder and CEO Vanessa Lenssen’s interview on TV this week

Our founder and CEO Vanessa Lenssen reached TV stardom this week with an appearance on The John Scott Show discussing how learning holidays are taking off and why everyone should consider a learning experience for their next holiday. In the interview with John Scott which screened on the Holiday and […]

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 […]

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 […]

The fastest growing trend in travel

The fastest growing trend in travel

Despite the double dip, 2012 looks to have had the highest number of UK holidaymakers setting off abroad once again. But this year people have thrown in their old travel habits and jumped on the fastest growing trend in travel; to learn something new on holiday. This mounting demand for […]

by December 18, 2012 News from the CEO, Our press releases
British Travel Awards 2011 – Vote now to win

British Travel Awards 2011 – Vote now to win

It’s a happy day when we find out for the 3rd year running, GoLearnTo.com are nominated for a British Travel Award. This year, we’ve made it into THREE categories which is even more exciting that normal! Winning relies on votes from the public and if you register to vote, you’ll automatically […]

Learning holidays get a global boost

Learning holidays get a global boost

‘How to’ learning holidays get a global boost as GoLearnTo.com launches multi-currency payments. With the French going crazy for creative holidays, the Irish preferring Pilates and photography, the Australians and Germans learning a new lingo and the Americans craving culinary courses – learning holidays clearly know no cultural bounds. Learning […]

Ground-breaking learning holidays specialist raises the bar

Ground-breaking learning holidays specialist raises the bar

After weeks of late nights and hard work, we are estatic to announce the launch of our new look website, a culmination of the latest and most contemporary website design features to make booking a holiday course now even easier than ever before.  With signs that the rapid growth of the […]

What a weekend

What a weekend

(Excuse the blurry picture, the Destinations dream team wouldn’t let me put anything clearer on the website – now they come over all shy!)  It’s late Tuesday afternoon and we’ve finally had 5mins to stop for tea and lots of cake to celebrate one of the team’s birthdays after an incredibly busy week. […]

by February 8, 2011 News from the CEO
2011 – The year of the holiday

2011 – The year of the holiday

After 2 years of cutting back on summer holidays, 2011 is set to be the year of the holiday with a whopping 92% of Brits saying they will take a holiday in 2011 according to a poll by YouGov. 54% say they will take 2 holidays in 2011 and there’s […]

Education and activity holiday sector growth

Education and activity holiday sector growth

In the face of adversity, it is clear that one division of the travel industry is bucking the downward trend.  It seems that people the world over are increasingly looking for a bit of adventure, something a bit different and a bit more challenging when they are on holiday and a learning […]

British Travel Awards 2010 - Vote for GoLearnTo now!

GoLearnTo – Nominated for a British Travel Award 2010

How very exciting! We’ve just found out we have been nominated for a British Travel Award 2010 for best holiday experience provider.  What a fantastic start to a Monday morning, might just have to have a 3rd cup of tea to celebrate! This award is voted for by the public […]