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Meet Caroline, our jewellery making tutor in South West France

Meet Caroline, our jewellery making tutor in South West France

Packing up and moving to rural France with four kids under the age of 7 and no knowledge of the language would seem a big step to most. But for PMC jewellery making expert Caroline and her husband Adam, it was a no brainer. Caroline remembers, “I always loved travelling. […]

Meet Trisha and Don, your photography holiday heroes in France

Meet Trisha and Don, your photography holiday heroes in France

Our photography holiday hosts, Trisha and Don, have been a firm holiday favourite on the GoLearnTo site for quite a few years now. Their Photography Hero holiday receives nothing less than 5 star reviews and returning guests rave about the hosts themselves as much as the tuition and stunning setting. […]

Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

When Martin and Claire bought their farmhouse in the heart of the Gascon countryside, it started off as a simple venture which has led to them hosting their own popular painting holidays and now even using their charming space for Pilates retreats as well. They love the life they have […]

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 […]

Getting crafty with a local jewellery maker

Meet Karen & Kathryn, your arts & craft holiday hosts in Andalucia

Love the idea of being creative but not sure where to start? With pottery, ceramics, soap making to card making, jewellery and cookery all on offer in a gorgeous secluded villa, Karen & Kathryn’s craft taster holiday might just be the one for you. But how did they come up […]

Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Portugal really does have it all – food, history, culture and breathtaking landscapes. And our photography holiday has been created so keen photographers have the opportunity to capture it all. Host Mary and photographer Pat have created a special week by holding the holiday in two locations during the week […]

Meet Kerry & Tomas, photography and painting holiday hosts in the Dordogne, France

Meet Kerry & Tomas, photography and painting holiday hosts in the Dordogne, France

What better place to stay on your painting and photography holiday than a 5-star rated, 300 year-old manor house in the southwest of France? British host Kerry and her husband, Tomas, run creative holidays from their stunning base in France and it sounds like a dream job to us here […]

Meet Darren, our photography holiday host in Essaouira, Morocco

Meet Darren, our photography holiday host in Essaouira, Morocco

Photography has been Darren’s life from a very young age, and he has built his career and life around his passion. After his own documentary about a local Moroccan music scene brought to the country for the first time, he eventually settled in the Moroccan countryside just outside the laid-back […]

Famous Shipwreck Bay on the island of Zakynthos

Meet Denia and family, our activity holiday hosts in Zakynthos, Greece

“Antonio and Effie could not have been more attentive than they were. I had a fabulous time with them.” Diane – a solo traveller who has recently returned from our cooking and wine holiday in Greece. Yet another glowing 5 star review for Antonio and Effie’s family who run our […]

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Artist and teacher, Pheona, has come from the highlands and lowlands of Scotland and found herself very much at home in the luscious hills of Emilia Romagna, Italy, where she runs her popular painting holidays. The journey here has had its ups and downs and fair share of hard work […]