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Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

When Benoit and Corinne started up their B&B, perched on the border of Provence and the Cote D’Azur, their main aim was to help their guests experience this area of France well away from the well-trodden tourist trail. Little did they know that they would soon be sharing their passion […]

Your guide to France: what to eat and drink

Your guide to France: what to eat and drink

France is the epitome of food and drink, and you won’t go far without falling in love with something, as every region has a delicious speciality for you to try. And while the recipes may seem complex, it is the amazing, locally sourced, fresh ingredients that are the solid foundation […]

Guest review: Why Lisa chose French instead of yoga to emotionally recharge

Guest review: Why Lisa chose French instead of yoga to emotionally recharge

While most of us may think that the best way to mentally unwind and emotionally recharge would be to head off on a yoga or meditation holiday, Lisa chose to study French in Lyon. Not the obvious choice, you might think, but Lisa is a clever one. The chance to […]

French cooking | Poul’s white asparagus with grilled scallops, spinach, black pudding and curry & apple cider sauce

French cooking | Poul’s white asparagus with grilled scallops, spinach, black pudding and curry & apple cider sauce

One of our gorgeous cooking holidays, in the Brittany region of France, has just been awarded one of The 9 Best European Tours for 2018 – by SmarterTravel, and this recipe is an easy way to see why! Between the Michelin star food, array of wine and ciders, stunning French […]

Meet Brigitte: your French language immersion holiday tutor in Provence

Meet Brigitte: your French language immersion holiday tutor in Provence

New to the GoLearnTo.com site but not new to the world of language teaching, Brigitte has taken her 30 plus years of language teaching skills and combined them with her favourite things in life to bring you a very unique, very specialized French immersion language course like none other out […]

Knowing your painting tools: tips for painting beginners with Jill Whaley

Knowing your painting tools: tips for painting beginners with Jill Whaley

Taking up a new hobby, like painting, can be exciting yet daunting at the best of times but throw in equipment and new terminology and it can feel a bit overwhelming before you have even started. FEAR NOT! We have teamed up with Jill Whaley, our painting holiday host in […]

Meet Prue, creative and wellbeing holiday host in the Dordogne

Meet Prue, creative and wellbeing holiday host in the Dordogne

We took time to sit down and get to know a little bit more about Prue, a British native who runs wonderful activity and learning holidays in a delightful corner of South West France. Together with a team of dedicated professionals and experts in their fields, Prue and her family […]

Tips for beginner cooks from a French chef

Tips for beginner cooks from a French chef

We recently sat down with French chef, Marlene to chat about her cookery school and her top tips for beginner cooks hoping to improve their skills.

Ditch your day job to experience your dream career for a week

Ditch your day job to experience your dream career for a week

Ever wonder what it would be like to actually pursue your dream job? It’s easy to find out, with a different style of travel—learning holidays—to give you a taste of what a week of living your passion would be like… without actually having to quit your 9-to-5. Below we’ve compiled […]

Top 5 cooking vacations in France

Top 5 cooking vacations in France

“Bouillabaisse is only good because cooked by the French, who, if they cared to try, could produce an excellent and nutritious substitute out of cigar stumps and empty matchboxes.” – Norman Douglas, British novelist. The French love their food, and are indisputably good at creating those exquisite culinary delights such […]