Cooking holidays and wine

How to speak ‘wino’: top wine terms to make you sound like an expert

How to speak ‘wino’: top wine terms to make you sound like an expert

While you’re pretty set if you say anything like, ‘I’m sensing a bit of an oak flavour’ or ‘the legs on this wine are fabulous,’ it sometimes helps to have an actual idea of the wine terms you’re using. Whether it’s just to stop the awkward encounter with the waiter who asks […]

by April 23, 2017 Cooking holidays and wine, Travel
The newest place to make pasta and sip wine in Italy

The newest place to make pasta and sip wine in Italy

We are excited to announce a new partnership with an Italian cookery school in Bologna, Italy, who love to share their passion for pasta and all things Italian. Indulge your inner chef on one of their immersive trips: Italian Pasta Making & Wine Holiday Prepare fresh hand-made pasta, such as tortellini, […]

The best new ways to see Aragon, Spain

The best new ways to see Aragon, Spain

We are excited to announce a new partnership with amazing multi-activity holiday hosts, Simon and Lucy, in the Spanish region of Aragon high in the Spanish Pyrenees. They run everything from cooking and walking to Spanish to photography to yoga and meditation – all from their traditional, 17th century Spanish farmhouse. […]

A gourmet chef’s recipe: Coq au Vin

A gourmet chef’s recipe: Coq au Vin

This gourmet Coq au Vin recipe comes straight from the professional kitchen of our hosts Freya and Chef Maynard at their gourmet cookery school in the heart of the Loire Valley, so there’s not better place to find an authentic recipe for this traditional French dish. Once you’ve sampled their delectable recipes, […]

by February 14, 2017 Cooking holidays and wine, Recipes
NEW French immersion & cookery in Toulouse

NEW French immersion & cookery in Toulouse

Each Friday, we update our site with amazing new trips from local hosts around the world. These hosts devote their lives to sharing their passions with travellers who want local, immersive experiences and are always up for trying something new. From cooking lessons to surf breaks, language courses to photography […]

February’s special offers: Cooking and Wine Holidays

February’s special offers: Cooking and Wine Holidays

Each month, we’ll bring you our shiniest, newest, and best special offers on our favourite cooking and wine holidays. Find February’s roundup of special offers below: Gourmet cooking in the Loire Valley, France – €100 off   The deal: €100 off all 2017 dates Deal ends: February 28 Spend 5 nights in the heart […]

Greek cooking and language holiday featured in The Times

Greek cooking and language holiday featured in The Times

Our cooking and language course in Greece featured in The Times as one of the ’50 best holidays in Greece’! We’ve gotten The Times’ stamp of approval, and we’d love to share this holiday with you too.

Tuscany off the beaten path – a weekend at Palazzo del Duca in Tavernelle

Tuscany off the beaten path – a weekend at Palazzo del Duca in Tavernelle

Dina, from Canada, recently came back from a Tuscan cooking and wine short break in Tavernelle, Italy. She wrote this fantastic blog post about her break in Tuscany which she has kindly shared with us, it sounds like they had an amazing time… After beating the path to many of […]

by December 9, 2015 Cooking holidays and wine
Cooking holiday with a difference

Cooking holiday with a difference

Fancy a cooking holiday with a difference? Here at GoLearnTo.com, we try our best to give our customers a memorable and unique experience right from the word go.  Our cookery holiday in Bordeaux, where meeting the producers is part of the all-inclusive package, allows you to embrace the French culture and […]

Cooking holiday in France – behind the scenes

Cooking holiday in France – behind the scenes

Food blogger Julian Rolfe went on yet another GoLearnTo holiday (he just can’t get enough of us), this time to France. He gives a fantastic account of his time there with his new pals, rolling up his sleeves and getting down to business learning how to cook French-style. A Week […]

The best cookery break we’ve ever done – Esther’s stellar review

The best cookery break we’ve ever done – Esther’s stellar review

“Highlights? Everything! The whole thing was absolutely brilliant. The cooking, the resort, the tuition, the people.” Esther of Sussex and her friend Lisa like to go on holidays with a difference once a year; so recently they decided to try our cookery break in Lake Garda. Their opinion? It’s the […]

by May 22, 2014 Cooking holidays and wine, Guest reviews
French baking course – one of the best experiences I have ever had

French baking course – one of the best experiences I have ever had

After many failed attempts at making pain au chocolat, Cristel, born in France but raised in the UK, decided it was time she conquered the much-loved French delicacy once and for all. So she headed on our French pastry and baking holiday near Bordeaux. There Cristel joined myself (GoLearnTo.com Marketing […]

Cookery holidays featured in Al Jazeera

Cookery holidays featured in Al Jazeera

Cookery holidays are on the rise! Here at GoLearnTo.com, we offer a mouth-watering range of cooking holidays worldwide and this trend is snowballing… GoLearnTo.com’s cookery holidays have been mentioned on Al Jazeera’s website – read what the Al Jazeera had to say about us here:   Culinary holidays taste success […]

French pastry course near Bordeaux – day two

French pastry course near Bordeaux – day two

Our Marketing and PR Manager Sally recently went to France for our French baking and bread holiday near Bordeaux. See what her second day of baking emcompassed here… Today was the big one. Croissants, éclairs, crème brulee and bread! Before we got started I mentioned I would love to make […]

French pastry and baking cooking near Bordeaux – day one

French pastry and baking cooking near Bordeaux – day one

Our Marketing and PR Manager Sally recently went to France for our French baking and bread holiday near Bordeaux, see what her first day of baking emcompassed here… After our continental breakfast we headed down to the pretty village Casteljaloux where our delightful host Marlene took us to a popular […]