Language holidays

Grab yourself a discount on language courses abroad with

Get yourself down to the Language Travel Show in London this weekend to grab yourself 15%* off any language course with Visit us on level 1 of the show to learn more about the inspirational language courses we have on offer including learning Italian and pizza making, Spanish and […]

by October 30, 2009 Language holidays
The most monolingual country in the world

The most monolingual country in the world

Last updated July 5, 2017 The UK is in danger of becoming one of the most monolingual countries in the world. Our language skills deficit could harm our performance in the global economy and its intercultural competence. This is the conclusion of a review of modern language provision in England […]

by October 27, 2009 Language holidays, Travel news
Fresh ideas for a rewarding gap year

Fresh ideas for a rewarding gap year features in The Times today with it’s fresh ideas for a GAP year where you can learn new CV enhancing skills to get more from your GAP trip. A-level results are out and the travellers are off. Now there’s more reason to take the leap: choose the right gap […]

by August 15, 2009 GoLearnTo in the press, Language holidays
Now you’re talking….

Now you’re talking…. features in the Guardian today. Want to speak like a native but don’t fancy spending your entire trip in a classroom? These holidays combine lessons with activities and the chance to hang out with locals. French – Surf & Chat in Biarritz If only school could have been this […]

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. has come up with the perfect parent pleasing trip combining clubbing with classroom […]

by May 1, 2009 Language holidays

Learn Russian in Russia

Russia is getting ready for the most important religious event of the year: Orthodox Easter. It marks the end of seven weeks of Lent, during which time Orthodox believers don’t eat animal products, such as meat and milk. Fish is only allowed twice and total refusal of food is welcomed […]

by April 9, 2009 Language holidays

My time learning Chinese in China

Learning Chinese is a fun but a somewhat crazy experience  — I studied for 5 weeks in Beijing China and then headed off to Shanghai to experience this skyscraper city and then headed out to the country to see the ‘real China’ for myself which was an amazing experience. I […]

by March 18, 2009 Language holidays

Crazy fun Arabic courses in Egypt & Morocco

Learning Arabic is a fun but some days were crazy strange fun  —I studied Arabic for 5 weeks in Cairo Egypt and then headed off to Morocco for 2 weeks surfing to practice my new found language skills and to pick up some local dialect. I started Arabic lessons as a […]

by March 2, 2009 Language holidays
Save money on an Italian language holiday in Italy

Save money on an Italian language holiday in Italy

Everyone loves a good deal and is not short of those, Yours magazine this week pointed out ways to save on learning Italian on an Italian language holiday in Venice. Take Italian lessons in the afternoons rather than the mornings and save over £50 per person on our Italian courses in […]

by January 24, 2009 GoLearnTo in the press, Language holidays

Quick guide to language levels

To decide which level you are at, read our short guide to language levels below: Complete Beginner – You have no prior knowledge of or experience with the language, or you haven’t studied the language within the last couple of years. Beginner – You have a basic understanding of a few […]

by November 12, 2008 Language holidays, Travel advice

French is the most romantic language – so why not learn French in France?

Many travellers think knowing the local language of their destinations gives their holiday a boost, but this doesn’t always motivate them to learn one. More than three quarters of Australian holiday makers say being equipped with the local tongue is key, but only 64 per cent have bothered to learn, […]

by November 2, 2008 Language holidays, Travel news

My time studying Spanish in Peru, South America…

Lindsay Hatzenbuehler kindly wrote this article for our blog to give others an insight into studying Spanish in Cusco in Peru. Lindsay was lucky enough to get out of the classroom to practice her Spanish in a local hospital and with local children giving her a unique language holiday experience. “Each […]

Serious about your kids learning the lingo?

If you find it difficult to get your offspring to do their language homework then why not take them on a holiday language course with to inject some passion for languages into your loved ones. featured in Katy Holland’s article in The Independent on Sunday on the 5 October promoting […]

by October 5, 2008 GoLearnTo in the press, Language holidays
Why take a language holiday course?

Why take a language holiday course?

Native English speakers are not exactly known for their linguistic skills – everyone speaks English right? Throw away your visions of stuffy classrooms and verb tables; language holidays are fun and leave plenty of time to relax and will inspire you to discover more about the country you are holidaying in. […]

by October 3, 2008 Language holidays

How to make travel look good on your CV

Most businesses need experienced people who understand other cultures, have a strong desire to learn, are highly motivated, speak another language and are independent.  You might be considering taking some time out to travel before looking for your next job but if you use your time out wisely you could be looking at a much stronger […]

by August 7, 2008 Language holidays, Travel advice