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French cookery | Spencer’s Normandy Pork Casserole recipe

French cookery | Spencer’s Normandy Pork Casserole recipe

This tasty dish is a Normandy speciality and is as good as it sounds. Chef Spencer, our chef and host of fantastic cooking holidays and experiences in Normandy, France, chose this as one of his favourites of the many regional dishes to enjoy. If you love this classic, you may […]

Paint stunning scenery 'en plein air' on GoLearnTo's painting holiday near Beziers, France

6 frequently asked questions by painting beginners with Simon Roberts

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 Simon Roberts, our painting holiday tutor in […]

Best photography kit for a beginner: advice from professional photographer, Paul

Best photography kit for a beginner: advice from professional photographer, Paul

Paul is our host for photography holidays in the Dordogne region of France, and has been working in the industry for the past 20 years. He loves teaching others the art, and has graciously answered some recurring questions that come from clients interested in exploring this beloved hobby. Paul’s advice […]

Best photography kit for a beginner: advice from professional photographer, Mike

Best photography kit for a beginner: advice from professional photographer, Mike

As we all know, taking on a new hobby can be overwhelming at times, when you don’t know where to start or how to prepare. We asked our experienced host Mike Southon, who runs incredible photography courses in France, for some insight into photography, along with a few questions to help […]

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Guest review: Mike relives his French cookery break in Gramont, Gascony

Mike and his friend decided to celebrate their 50 year friendship anniversary in style, so they chose the all inclusive French cookery short break with hosts David and Vikki. I got to have a chat with Mike for the inside scoop on how his three nights went (which led to us talking […]

Our holidays make up 12% of The Telegraph’s 25 life-changing holidays

Our holidays make up 12% of The Telegraph’s 25 life-changing holidays

It’s not everyday you make it on The Telegraph’s list of 25 holidays that could change your life — but today, we made it three times over! We are so pleased to have been chosen for spots 1, 12 and 21 with some of our best activity holidays. Here’s the rundown: #1: […]

France Magazine featured our perfume making course in Grasse

France Magazine featured our perfume making course in Grasse

When France Magazine asked us for our most unique experiences in France, we couldn’t help but provide a few (okay, seven) options for their November issue. In the end, they chose to feature our perfume making holiday in Grasse, along the Cote d’Azur on France’s southwest edge. While we love […]

Guest review: Marian relives her photography hero holiday in France

Guest review: Marian relives her photography hero holiday in France

Marian left a stunning review about her recent Photography Hero holiday with hosts Don and Trish in the French countryside. She willingly set up a phone interview for us so we could get the inside story and lush details on her experience: Why did you choose this activity? Photography has been […]

Guest review: Sarah’s first solo photography holiday in Dordogne, France

Guest review: Sarah’s first solo photography holiday in Dordogne, France

Sarah has done plenty of holidays with her friends in the past; this time, she wanted a solo trip that would allow her to focus on improving her photography. As she had done a night photography course in the past, she wanted a week to tie everything together with theory and practise. […]

15 photos to inspire you to join an activity holiday on the Côte d’Azur

15 photos to inspire you to join an activity holiday on the Côte d’Azur

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words, so here are 15,500 words (we couldn’t help but write a few) to inspire you to join a multi-activity holiday in Saint-Jeannet on the Côte d’Azur: The activities This activity holiday is unlike most — instead of standard activities each day, a […]