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Learning

Combining travel with learning can be a great way to learn a new skill and get more out of your travel

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Readers' tips: How to survive long distance journeys

From language learning to meditation, sharing biscuits with new-found friends and more... Discover Wanderlust readers' top tips on how to survive long distance journeys

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5 things I wish I'd known about learning a language overseas

There's no better way to learn a language than by immersing yourself in a place where it's the mother tongue. But before you sign up to an overseas language school, heed these hard-won lessons

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How to learn a language... in 3 months

Learning to speak another language is easier and quicker than you think. Author and linguist Benny Lewis tells you how – in five easy steps

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Is Spanish the most tuneful language?

Chris Stewart argues that Spanish is the most 'musical' language on earth. Do you agree?

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Hurdling language barriers

Intrepid Wander Woman Marie Javins finally meets someone who speaks her language and enjoys the undeniable pleasure of being understood

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The complete guide to learning journeys

Always wanted to speak Portuguese, dance salsa or ID animal droppings? These travellers did just that. Sign up for a learning trip, and you can too...

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The Wanderlust guide to the best of learning trips

Don’t just come back with a memory, come back with a skill! Your guide to learning while you travel

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5 incredible learning trips

These learning trips will help you see a destination through new eyes and pick up a few new skills along the way...

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How to... learn a language

GoLearnTo.com’s linguistic guru Ulrike Reinke offers tips on how to start speaking like a local

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Danger and the language of love

Our man in Calabria discovers that when a fist hits your eye, that's amore

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The universal language of football

A better knowledge of Premiership footballers would certainly have been useful in Iran

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How to communicate with people who don't understand your language

Our featured blogger, Jo Fitzsimons, is trying to learn Spanish and asks for understanding from the locals she is afflicting her new found 'skills' upon.

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5-step guide to learning Mandarin

Travelling to China? A little Mandarin can get you a long way – here's how to get to grips with the basics

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Learning to meditate in southern Thailand

Around-the-world cyclist Charlie Walker unwittingly finds inner peace at Wat Tham Tu Khao Tong

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Learning to cook in Chiang Mai

Our featured blogger, Max Burt, is no Jamie Oliver, but after taking cooking lessons in Northern Thailand he can now knock up a mean Kao Soy

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2017's best learning trips

Make a great journey even better with a knowledgeable expert on hand to enhance and inform, from Croatian history to Canadian wildlife

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Life lessons: 7 amazing learning trips around the world

Immerse yourself in new cultures, master new skills, and enjoy a more rewarding journey on these expert-led learning trips

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20 funny 'lost in translation' language pitfalls

'False friends' are words that look or sound familiar but have a totally different meaning from the one you think they have. Here are 20 you really need to watch out for...

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