High-demand for sports event travel in 2017

Chapman Freeborn is seeing high-demand for sports event travel in 2017 – and this is set to increase over the next few months with several major European tournaments nearing the latter stages. Tomorrow’s Europa League last 16 draw already includes Manchester United, FC Schalke 04 and FK Krasnodar – with a further 13 places up ... Read the full article

Spring Travel Destinations | Koh Samui, Thailand

With spring fast approaching many people will be starting to map out their travel plans for the new season. Spring officially begins on the 20th March and until then we’ll be bringing you great spring travel destinations each week on our blog. Spring in Koh Samui is generally considered to be shoulder season, however March ... Read the full article

Spring travel destinations | Head to the slopes

With spring fast approaching many people will be starting to map out their travel plans for the new season. Spring officially begins on the 20th March and until then we’ll be bringing you great spring travel destinations each week on our blog. It’s not too late in the season to fit in a ski or ... Read the full article

Be charmed by the city of Santiago

Santiago is Chile’s capital and largest city in the country. At an elevation of more than 500 metres, the city has some wonderfully unique landscapes and views. The sprawling metropolis of a city that houses around seven million people lies within the Santiago Basin, and is framed by the Andes mountain range to the east ... Read the full article

Air charters in high demand ahead of Daytona 500 showpiece

Chapman Freeborn’s US team is reporting high demand for air charters to Daytona Beach ahead of this month’s Daytona 500 race. Held each February at Daytona International Speedway, an estimated 250,000 fans attend the showcase – presenting a busy few weeks for the travel industry in Florida. Helen Hollis, Chapman Freeborn USA’s passenger charter manager, ... Read the full article

Building up for Breakbulk China 2017

In less than one month’s time, Chapman Freeborn’s China air cargo charter department will be heading to Breakbulk China – Asia’s largest event dedicated to the heavy and outsize, and project cargo industry. Delegates from across the region as well as key individuals from China’s air cargo and logistics industries are expected to attend this ... Read the full article

6 things not to miss in San Francisco

San Francisco in northern California is one of the most popular cities to visit in the United States, and with good reason. There is a multitude of things to see and do, with a variety of unique neighbourhoods and an idyllic position surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. Expect plenty of fun, ... Read the full article

Enchanting Ha Long Bay

Ha Long Bay was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994, recognising the immense natural beauty of this unique place. Within the bay there are around two thousand islands and islets covering an area of one and a half thousand square kilometres. The sight of thousands of islands and islets rising up from ... Read the full article

Palma – Mallorca’s Impressive Capital

In the western Mediterranean lies the sun-drenched Balearic island of Mallorca. The capital and largest city of Mallorca is Palma, where more than half of the island’s population can be found. The city is located on the south of the island and visitors will find trendy restaurants, great nightlife, excellent shopping and plenty of exciting ... Read the full article

Meet Chapman Freeborn at the Event Production Show

The UK’s leading showcase for the live event sector is now just around the corner. Held at Olympia London on March 1-2, the Event Production Show (EPS) brings together top industry suppliers and event organisers to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the event planning business. In addition to 150 industry exhibitors, there’s a packed ... Read the full article

Perfect Valentine’s getaways in Europe

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and it’s the perfect opportunity to whisk your loved one away on a romantic trip to somewhere special. Europe is filled with many dreamy cities that can provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic trip for you and your partner. Paris, France A Valentine’s Day getaway surely couldn’t get much ... Read the full article

Brilliant, Beautiful Buenos Aires

With a population of nearly three million people, Argentina’s capital city is a hive of activity. This is a place where cultures collide, architecture delights and the city is so wonderfully alive with colour, people and passion. A carnivore’s dream Buenos Aires is the perfect place to be a meat lover. Visitors will find steakhouses ... Read the full article

5 things to do in Reykjavik

Iceland is a country that enchants visitors with its dramatic, picturesque landscapes, enormous waterfalls and variety of things to do. The incredibly unique and colourful capital city Reykjavik maybe small in comparison to many capital cities, but what it lacks in size it certainly makes up for in character and charm. Slip into city life ... Read the full article

A warm welcome to Muscat

Muscat might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of a luxury break, but it is becoming increasingly popular and with good reason. The capital of Oman, Muscat is located within a beautiful serene port, surrounded by mountains and with a few high-rise buildings. All buildings are required to reflect tradition ... Read the full article

Go wild at Kruger National Park

Covering an area of around twenty thousand square kilometres, Kruger National Park is one of the most impressive game reserves in South Africa. It was first declared a national park in 1926 and can be found in the northeast of the country, within the provinces of Mpumalanga and Limpopo. The variety and number of animals ... Read the full article