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London, United Kingdom, 2008/07/28 - New online learning holiday specialist, GoLearnTo.com has launched offering over 900 holiday courses in 30 countries so you can go learn to speak Spanish, surf, cook, dance, scuba dive or even fight like a Roman gladiator - to name but a few.
New online learning holiday specialist, GoLearnTo.com has launched offering over 900 holiday learning experiences in 30 countries. GoLearnTo.com is a comprehensive fully bookable website which provides holiday courses in five categories; languages, sports, well-being, food and drink and creative. The learning holidays vary in duration from a one day perfumery course to language courses that can run for up to 56 days. Courses cater for all abilities.
The site offers courses in 18 languages from Arabic and French to Japanese and Spanish with courses on offer from 1 week to 3 months. Learning a new language can be combined with exciting holiday activities including surfing, yoga, cookery and Latino dancing courses and prices start at £55 per person for a seven day Spanish language course in Peru.
Make like a Gladiator with a one day Gladiator training course in Rome. The course includes an introduction to Roman history and life as a Gladiator before students get kitted out with a tunic, belt, iron, training sword to learn the techniques of Gladiator combat - eat your heart out Russell Crowe. The course lasts two hours and costs from £40 per person.
WATER Sports Courses
Indulge your need for adrenaline on a water sports course in Europe. Learn to surf in Biarritz, sail in Spain, kitesurf in Tarifa, windsurf in Portugal or gain your PADI qualifications on a scuba diving course in Spain or Egypt. Surf courses can also be combined with learning to speak Spanish or Portuguese, yoga or photography for a learning holiday with a difference.
Combine yoga and beach on a yoga and surfing trip in France. The five day programme includes five surf lessons and then the chance to stretch out those surf muscles on the beach with three yoga lessons. The school is situated on one of the best surf beaches in France the Cote des Basques. Alternatively learn yoga against the backdrop of Datca in Turkey or Jaco Beach in Costa Rica. The courses vary from Hatha or Ayurvedic yoga and can be paired with other elements such as creative writing, cookery and Latin dancing. courses run from seven days.
FOOD and DRINK
This three day course is set in a 13th century villa near Florence and teaches budding chefs the secrets of Italian cookery and how to prepare a typical Tuscan meal. The hands-on class uses fresh ingredients produced on the local estate including olive oils, fruit and vegetables and allows pupils the opportunity to enjoy the fruits of their labour and tuck into the Italian feast they have prepared. The course costs £334 per person for the three day course. Many more cooking courses on offer across Spain, France, Italy, Mexico, Portugal and Thailand for both good and bad chefs everywhere.
Take a one week Flamenco course and learn the famous dance in the city of Seville. All classes are accompanied by a Flamenco guitarist to help students learn how to express themselves as a Flamenco dancer. The price includes five two hour lessons a week, an evening out with the teacher, a dance diploma and maps of Seville.
If dancing is not your thing then why not perfect your photography skills on a photography course near Biarritz in France and capture seascapes and more from £238 for a weekend course.