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Alternative Italy – holidays that escape the tourist trail

Alternative Italy – holidays that escape the tourist trail

Step away from the beaten track in Italy and you’ll discover extraordinary ancient hill towns surrounded by beautiful scenery, history and culture. Not to mention friendly locals and an abundance of incredible authentic Italian food at very affordable prices. Explore untouched regions of Umbria, the relatively known region of Abruzzo, […]

Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

Meet hosts Martin and Claire, offering creative and wellbeing holidays in South West France

When Martin and Claire bought their farmhouse in the heart of the Gascon countryside, it started off as a simple venture which has led to them hosting their own popular painting holidays and now even using their charming space for Pilates retreats as well. They love the life they have […]

Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Artist Jo is living her dream. After finding her own personal “heaven”, Jo decided to share her love of art with budding and experienced creatives at her studio and B&B in South West France. Find out how a donkey in a swimming pool (we’re not joking) helped her dreams become […]

New stunning rural painting holiday in the Algarve, Portugal

New stunning rural painting holiday in the Algarve, Portugal

We’ve been searching far and wide for a painting holiday that lives up to the expectations of our regular travelling painters and we’re pleased to have found one for the new year – and it is just stunning. Whether you have been painting for years, or just getting started, this […]

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 […]

Painting and art holidays for singles

Painting and art holidays for singles

Unleash your artistic side on a painting holiday, meet like-minded people and pay no or a small single supplement – here are our top 5 best painting and art holidays for solo travellers: 1. Italian painting holiday – near Bologna, Emilia Romagna, Italy This is the perfect holiday for singles, as you […]

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Artist and teacher, Pheona, has come from the highlands and lowlands of Scotland and found herself very much at home in the luscious hills of Emilia Romagna, Italy, where she runs her popular painting holidays. The journey here has had its ups and downs and fair share of hard work […]

Guest review: Pamela gains new creative perspectives on her painting holiday in France

Guest review: Pamela gains new creative perspectives on her painting holiday in France

A lifelong lover of art & advanced painter, as well as painting instructor, Pamela is no stranger to the creative world. However, even teachers sometimes need a change of scenery to regain new perspectives and refreshed approaches. Pamela found this painting and drawing holiday in France while looking for an alternative to […]

GoLearnTo are one of The Guardian’s 20 best group trips for solo travellers

GoLearnTo are one of The Guardian’s 20 best group trips for solo travellers

The Guardian’s travel section compiled a list of 20 of the best group holidays for solo travellers and they very kindly recommended one of GoLearnTo’s amazing painting holidays in France. Rachel Dixon’s article pointed out why solo travel shouldn’t mean expensive holidays spent alone so they rounded up some great […]

Guest review: Patricia develops her painting skills on her 1-on-1 holiday

Guest review: Patricia develops her painting skills on her 1-on-1 holiday

Patricia is a Canadian native, and now spends her time between England and Canada; while managing to take a few good holidays in between. Neither a beginner nor a professional painter, painting is a hobby Patricia loves to pursue in her free time, along with her passion for travel. One […]