Destinations

Top tips for a Spanish course in Barcelona

Top tips for a Spanish course in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most dynamic and stylish cities in the world. Summer is serious party time, but year-round this Spanish city sizzles – it’s always on the cutting edge of architecture, food, fashion, style, music and good times and is the perfect place to learn Spanish. Forget your […]

Kirstys foodie French sayings – Learn French in France

Kirstys foodie French sayings – Learn French in France

If you are hungry in France (and there’s really no excuse here in foodie heaven), here’s some top tips to blend in with the locals… Je mangerais un bœuf (*) literally means – I could eat a bull The equivalent of the English expression ‘I could eat a horse’, except […]

by June 24, 2010 Destinations, Language holidays, Travel advice
A lesson in Spanish cookery with olive oil

A lesson in Spanish cookery with olive oil

A small quantity of olive oil can go a very long way, but when you have a very best quality olive oil, it can go a very long way if you know how to use it correctly. It is important to choose the right grade of oil as well as […]

Travel Challenge – A cookery holiday in Andalucia

Travel Challenge – A cookery holiday in Andalucia

Every week, The Independent Newspaper invites competing companies to give us their best deal for a specified holiday. Today: a cookery holiday in southern Spain in mid-June. Prices are for two people travelling together. GoLearnTo £1,438: Iznájar, Andalucia Commences 13 June and includes six nights’ half board in a 19th-century […]

Kirsty’s lecon du jour – Learn French

Kirsty’s lecon du jour – Learn French

Top 10 phrases to get by in holiday French… French for Travellers – Le  Voyage Learn some basic French vocabulary related to travel 1. Excusez-moi sil vous plait… Excuse me 2. Combien coûte… ?   How much does … cost? 3. Pouvez-vous maider ?   Can you help me? 4. Je voudrais une chambre…  I would like […]

Kirstys weird Italian – Learn Italian in Italy

Kirstys weird Italian – Learn Italian in Italy

Here’s my pick of the weird and wonderful and slightly mad Italian phrases… 1. Una cenetta con I fiocchi – (lit. a meal with bows on) a meal with all the trimmings 2. Mi fa venire il latte alle ginocchia- (lit. makes milk go to my knees) watching paint dry 3. Una buona […]

by April 28, 2010 Destinations, Language holidays, Travel advice
Food festivals in Tuscany

Food festivals in Tuscany

From Spring to Autumn Tuscany is full to the brim with villages which hold special events to celebrate typical foods and unusual dishes with frogs, ostriches and steaks all being showcased! Invariably the villagers come out in force and dinners are followed by dancing and evening markets. Essential Italy’s favourites […]

Kirstys weird French – learn French in France

Kirstys weird French – learn French in France

Heres my pick of the weird and wonderful and slightly mad French phrases… – Entre chien et loup : (Lit. between the dog and the wolf) the time between day and night where – youre not sure which is which (it is hard to tell whether a dog is a […]

by April 22, 2010 Destinations, Language holidays, Travel advice
Kirstys cool Italian – Learn Italian

Kirstys cool Italian – Learn Italian

Here’s my top 5 phrases to pull out of the bag when in Italy to sound like a ‘cool’ Italian 1. Andiamo prendere un boccone – lets go get a snack 2. Costa un occhio della testa – It costs an arm and a leg (lit. an eye from your head) 3. Che […]

by April 15, 2010 Destinations, Language holidays, Travel advice
We have the best value French courses in France

We have the best value French courses in France

Vibrant cities, stunning beaches or lavender fields – whichever you prefer we have a French course in France for you.  Here’s a run down of the the best value for money French courses in France for 2010… Romantic Paris – Learn French in Paris 1 week course of 20 lessons £249 […]

by March 31, 2010 Destinations, Language holidays
Gascony cookery school special offers for Destinations Show visitors

Gascony cookery school special offers for Destinations Show visitors

Situated in the heart of Gascony in the beautiful historic village of Gramont, the Gascony Cookery School offers you the opportunity to experience regional cooking at its best. Under the guidance of your English host Chef David and French Chef Bernard who both classically trained as chefs in french cuisine […]

by February 3, 2010 Cooking holidays and wine, Destinations

A pick of the best resorts to learn to ski

Fancy learning to ski but a little lost for choice of where to go? Fear not, help is at hand from our friends at Erna Low Ski Holidays who have rounded up the best resorts to kick start your career in skiing… You’ll be at the next winter Olympics in […]

by February 1, 2010 Destinations, Travel news
Five best Latin dance holidays

Five best Latin dance holidays

GoLearnTo.com’s Portuguese and Capoeira course in Salvador Brazil features in The Guardian today  as part of its ‘best latin dance holidays‘ article. GoLearnTo.com offers a wide range of dance holidays including Tango holidays in Spain and Buenos Aires, salsa in Spain, Mexico and Argentina, Argentine Tango courses, belly dancing holidays in Turkey and […]

A luxury villa and mouth watering cuisine…

If you believe the French, then you will believe that French cuisine is the world leader in gastronomy terms.  The problem is where to start in France, each region having its own distinctive flavours, refined over centuries by the palates of the locals who have protected the recipes passed down […]

Clubbing and classrooms – learn Spanish in Ibiza

Clubbing and classrooms – learn Spanish in Ibiza

Forget wild images conjured up by TV programmes such as Ibiza uncovered that make all parents of 18-26 year olds wince when you announce you want to spend a few weeks in Ibiza over the Summer. www.GoLearnTo.com has come up with the perfect parent pleasing trip combining clubbing with classroom […]

by May 1, 2009 Destinations, Language holidays