Spend a Day in Charming Charleroi

It’s our 4th instalment for Belgium month, perhaps you have already decided where to base your Belgium break after discovering Bruges, Brussels and Antwerp. But now let’s travel an hour south of Brussels to charming Charleroi. Once a rich and powerful city due to its coal and mining business it’s a great place to visit for the ... Read the full article

Antwerp – the Fashion Capital of Belgium

For our third instalment of Belgium month we are travelling to Belgium’s ‘second city’, Antwerp. Antwerp is home to the biggest port and population in the country. Much like nearby Bruges, Antwerp is a beautiful, stylish and exciting destination to visit, perfect for art, fashion or diamond lovers and big shoppers. This quaint city is ... Read the full article

Cosmopolitan Brussels

It’s Belgium month, after stopping off in fairytale Bruges last week it’s time to jet over to the trendy capital. Home to over one million people and the proud capital city of Belgium, Brussels is fast becoming a stylish hot spot for weekend getaways and short breaks. Whilst Belgium might be a relatively small country, ... Read the full article

Get ready for Farnborough Air Show 2016

It is that time of year again for the world famous Farnborough Air Show. The event lasts for a whole week, combining aerospace industry trade exhibitions with impressive public air shows. The event attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors every year as they gather to see some of the best pilots and planes in the ... Read the full article

Fly into the fairytale city of Bruges

This month it’s all about Belgium and where better to start than the stunning capital of West Flanders, Bruges. Looking like a fairytale city come to life, situated in northwest Belgium calmly lies the quaint, charming and beautiful city of Bruges. 120,000 people populate this city and whilst Bruges is small in size you’ll find it ... Read the full article

Discovering Imperial St. Petersburg

Russian port city St. Petersburg is the cultural centre of the country, and is frequently described as being more sophisticated and refined than Moscow. Whilst we’re not sure which city is our favourite, we do know that St. Petersburg delights and enchants visitors and is somewhere many people return to time and time again. This ... Read the full article

The Mexican Riviera – Luxury, History and Aquatic Activity

When you are taking off on your private charter jet to luxury sun, sea and relaxation the Maldives often comes first to mind. However, stretched across 120km of the Caribbean coastline on Mexico’s north-eastern Yucatán Peninsula lies this picturesque country’s jewel – the Riviera Maya. Boasting a tourist corridor of luxury hotels, first class cuisine ... Read the full article

Fantastic French Food Destinations

When you think of truly great food one of the top destinations that springs to mind is always France. France is a country renowned for delicious food, talented and innovative chefs, stylish restaurants and wonderful cooking traditions and practices. If you like the sound of eating your way around France then these are the destinations ... Read the full article

The Best of Brisbane

Brisbane might not be one of Australia’s most visited destinations – with many tourists opting for the more popular spots like Sydney, Melbourne and Perth – but that doesn’t mean it has nothing to offer. Brisbane is the largest and most populous city of the state of Queensland in eastern Australia. Today it is attracting ... Read the full article

How to choose a Greek Island

Greece features more than 6,000 islands, and over 200 of those are inhabited. Each of the islands is noticeably different, usually with their own cultures, traditions and breath taking landscapes. But which Greek island is the island for you? Let Chapman Freeborn help you decide.   Santorini Santorini is arguably the most romantic of all ... Read the full article

How to choose a Caribbean Island

If you are looking to travel somewhere exotic, beautiful and utterly laid back, then there may be no better destination than the Caribbean. There are just fewer than thirty countries and more than 7,000 islands in this area, all of which are distinctively diverse from one another. So which island should you choose to visit? ... Read the full article

Celebrating Global Team Spirit

On the weekend of the 6th of May 2016, staff at Chapman Freeborn flew from all over the world to Munich to celebrate the success of our global community. It was a weekend to spend quality time with colleagues in a relaxed, friendly and enjoyable environment whilst progressing the strategic aims of the business. It ... Read the full article