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Your guide to Portugal: what to eat and drink

Your guide to Portugal: what to eat and drink

Portugal has been a cultural hot pot for thousands of years, with Romans, Moors, Catholics, Eastern shipments of spice and Jewish communities all settling over the centuries. Add to that ports and fishing villages, mountains and wild forests, all of this has led to a rich cuisine with dishes based […]

by January 8, 2019 Travel advice
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 […]

by January 7, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
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 […]

by January 7, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Enjoy some ‘me time’ on our new yoga retreat in Santorini, Greece

Enjoy some ‘me time’ on our new yoga retreat in Santorini, Greece

Our yoga and Pilates holidays in Fuerteventura have gone from strength to strength recently, with returning guests often rating the experience no less than 5 stars. So, you can imagine how happy we are to now also offer their sister yoga retreat on the stunning Greek island of Santorini with […]

by January 4, 2019 Travel news, Wellbeing holidays
8 New Year resolutions for 2019 & how to keep them

8 New Year resolutions for 2019 & how to keep them

“New year, new me.” “This is the year I’ll get my sh*t together.” “I mean it this time!” Sound familiar? No matter if you believe in them or not, with a new year comes new resolutions & intentions for most of us. However, whatever you have in mind, from learning […]

by January 2, 2019 Travel news
Top 5 singles photography holidays for solo travellers

Top 5 singles photography holidays for solo travellers

With no single supplements and small intimate groups, it is guaranteed that you will meet like-minded people while indulging in your own personal space without paying the price for travelling solo. These amazing photography holidays make sure everything is taken care of for you, and that you head out daily […]

by December 21, 2018 Creative holidays, Singles holidays
Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

We have finally found what we have been looking for – a unique Portuguese cooking holiday that ticks all the boxes. Hands-on cooking, gorgeous location and welcoming local hosts. Tick, tick and TICK! Our cookery holidays focus on taking you off the beaten track and to local hosts who share […]

by December 18, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Discover flavours of the Algarve on our new Portuguese cooking break

Discover flavours of the Algarve on our new Portuguese cooking break

We’ve been on the hunt for a Portuguese cooking holiday for a while now and haven’t been able to find the right match for GoLearnTo’s ethos. We don’t do one-off experiences. We believe your cooking experience should not only involve the cooking experience but also a unique insight into the […]

by December 15, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Travel news
French cooking | Chef Poul’s classic French onion soup recipe

French cooking | Chef Poul’s classic French onion soup recipe

French onion soup is a timeless classic, perfect for vegetarians and cheese lovers alike. The perfect starter for Christmas dinner, or a perfect meal within itself. So you can imagine, I was thrilled when Chef Poul, from our cooking holiday in Brittany, sent over his version for me – it […]

by December 14, 2018 Recipes
Meet Zarqa and Patricia, our yoga and wellness hosts in Sintra, Portugal

Meet Zarqa and Patricia, our yoga and wellness hosts in Sintra, Portugal

Patricia and Zarqa’s yoga retreat happened quite by serendipity. Despite already being fully committed to a life full of health and wellness, it was a chance encounter that led them to the coastal retreat they now call home. Just a stone’s throw from the stunning local beach and Portugal’s famous […]

by December 11, 2018 Our wellbeing instructors, Wellbeing holidays