International Cooking School Vacations: Spain & Portugal Client Comments
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Spain & Portugal - Comments from our guests

Cooking “It was like staying with friends who knew a lot about cooking, and who were willing to share their knowledge with you. Thanks for the holiday, it has given me more confidence in my cooking, and inspired me to try new things.”

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Cooking In Andalusian Olive Country

Well our trip was amazing. Upon first arriving at the Finca, Carolyn & I were unsure as what to expect as it is a relatively remote location. However, Clive & Maki, immediately made us feel comfortable. They are lovely hosts. Anytime we expressed an interest in something, Maki was quick Read More...

Lesson In Malaga At A Private Home

Our hostess was fantastic! Super accommodating and lots of fun to spend a day cooking with. We enjoyed her home, her yard, her family, and the food was fantastic! Constance M. and Bruce T., MA Read More...


Barcelona Market Visit Cooking Lesson

The trip to the market in Barcelona was informative and fun. Much better than just walking through on our own. Loved the jamon samples. The shopping was great. The class was fun and the tapas were delicious. Our instructor was very helpful and fun to be with. We recommend The Read More...

Barcelona Tours

The International Kitchen staff was so helpful that they were the first place I went when looking for tours in Barcelona! They were able to answer questions and were willing to research and put together whatever we wanted. We want to thank The International Kitchen and Peg Kern for the Read More...

Catalonian Tastes And Treasures

Wonderful, beyond words! Joan is a fabulous teacher, Jordi was the best tour director I have ever encountered (and we have traveled extensively abroad), the personal attention was perfect. The hotel was lovely, and the room a nice location. What a spectacular way to be introduced to Spain! Betty K., Read More...


Delectable Portugal Historic Evora

Our hostess was exceptional very knowledgeable in her cooking skills as well as her historical information. She made us feel like family. One day I was ill and Sophia make sure I was well taken care of with George translating for me at the pharmacy as well. The excursions exceeded Read More...