Two overwater bungalows standing in the Caribbean Sea at Mandarin Oriental, Canouan

Five of the best learning holidays for 2023

Destination
Come back from your holiday with a new skill up your sleeve, whether it’s mixing the perfect cocktail or discovering how to dive.

Holidays are the perfect time for learning and honing rusty skills, whether it’s a scuba-diving lesson in the Indian Ocean, or cooking up a storm with some of Doha’s finest chefs.


Hone your backhand with a tennis pro in Kuala Lumpur, or try something completely new – a guided meditation in Boston, perhaps, or a Thai boxing session in Bangkok. Open your mind to new experiences and prepare to expand your horizons, with five extraordinary masterclasses and courses.