As everyone gears up for classes in this September some hotels are offering some great classes of their own! If you view travel as a learning experience we think you should try these hotel specials that also offer some cultural insight to their country and history!
Learn Opera and Art from Florence Masters
The Savoy in Florence, Italy for instance is celebrating their cultural heritage as the originators of opera and masters of masterpieces with a hotel package where the guest can learn both painting and opera from local tutors. Rocco Forte’s Hotel Savoy in Florence has teamed up with respected local tutors of painting and opera-singing from the Accademia Europea di Firenze to offer guests a fabulous that includes masterclasses, guided walks and tickets to the opera. This classes will be taught by soprano Susanna Rigacci and musical historian Gian Luca Lastraioli and in November and December you can attend Puccini’s famous Turandot in Florence. For your art lession you will be guided around the Uffizi Gallery specialist guide Matteo Cristini then get artistic instruction from artist Carlo Tarani; and well-known sculptor and scenographer Camilla Bacherini.
For more information about this artistic package visit The Savoy Florence’s website!
Music Classes on Abbey Road
The Savoy London also has some musical instruction coming your way with the unique Abbey Road Package! Available from October 12-14 or November 16-18 the Abbey Road Package gives you the opportunity to access the world-famous Abbey Road Studios and walk in the footsteps of some of music’s most celebrated artists, including The Beatles. You’ll get to record your own song, using the same studios, equipment and engineers that have created so many unfortgettable musical moments.
With this package you recieve a 2 night stay at the world-renown Savoy Hotel, with a welcome reception. Musically this package gives guests the opportunity to visit the iconic Abbey Road Studios, where they will experience their own group recording and playback session and receive a copy of the song they recorded! To prep for the recording session The Savoy has planned in a jazz masterclass that is sure to warm up your musical talents!
Make sure to book this special soon, because there is limited time and space available for this amazing opportunity to walk in the footsteps of the Beatles! This opportunity is priced at £780 per person.