An interview with Hinke or other media and press questions? Contact Hinke de Jong. Despite our short history, we have appeared in a number of publications. Below you can see where Hinke de Jong and Champagne Travel have appeared in the press.

Travel, Business & Incentives

Date: June 2018
Travel, Business & Incentives
About: Champagne Travel in the trade magazine where you can find many incentives ideas and the entrepreneurs are interviewed.
Quote: ‘Champagne Travel is specialised in organising trips and day tours in the Champagne region of France. We spoke with Hinke de Jong, founder and owner of Champagne Travel, about the possibilities that this unique French region offers.’
The article: Taste and discover Champagne

Winelife Magazine


Date: December 2016
Winelife Magazine
Description: Champagne Travel in the Winelife issue of the year, The Champagne Issue, the secret travel tips from Hinke for Champagne.
Quote: ‘We did not have to think long when we were looking for a guide for a wine weekend to the Champagne. For Hinke, as the Dutch Champagne Ambassador 2016, all vineyard ports will be opened and no cellar door will remain closed. ‘





Date: December 24 at 17:09
Medium: TV program BinnensteBuiten on NPO 2
Description: Hinke organised a truffle quest in collaboration with Binnenstebuiten. In the program you can see how Benoît, our favorite truffle farmer in the Champagne region, goes truffle hunting with his trained dog Honey and the French-Dutch chef Alain Caron. View the clip on the website of Binnenstebuiten.
Quote: According to the director: “Benoit did a great job and Honey is of course the star of the show.”



Fryske Sakelju


Date: November 2016
Press: Magazine Fryske Sakelju (Frisian entrepreneurs)
Description: Fryske Sakelju was tipped to interview Hinke de Jong for this brand new magazine.
Quote: ‘She is driven, ambitious and, above all, an entrepreneur with endless passion. “It moat altyd brûzje” she smiles. It was not for nothing that she named her champagne company Brouzje. Sparkling, refreshing and a bit naughty.’



Saatchi Gallery Londen


Date: October 27, 2016
Medium: Europe Talks in the Saatchi Gallery London
Description: Hinke de Jong was invited to give a short talk about the theme The Champagne Life. Her topic was Bubbles in my Head about having a business in champagne.
More information: Europe Talks



Nouveau Magazine


Date: August 2016
Press: Nouveau Magazine, edition 10 • 2016 ,. Category Quality time.
Description: Under the title ‘And then now: Champagne!’ the trips from Champagne Travel were promoted.
Quote: “If anyone knows a lot about champagne, it is Hinke de Jong. […] In order to share her passion with everyone who wants to know more and taste authentic champagnes, she has created Champagne Travel.”


Financieel Dagblad


Date: August 2016
Media: Financieel Dagblad
Description: ‘Side hustle in the South’: Three entrepreneurs tell about their trade in southern products. Hinke talks about her love for champagne and the founding of Brouzje and Champagne Travel.
Quotes: “My love of wine is what starts it all.” “Champagne is magical. Put a bottle on the table, and people get excited. It’s wonderful to work with such a beautiful product.” “Doing business in a niche market like this can be stressful and means constantly looking for ways to grow. I’ve recently started organising tours to Champagne for business incentives and team building weekends. It’s a great way to share my enthusiasm for the region.”
Read the whole article: Zij verdienen aan zuid





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Therefore a first advice. Make your request at least 2 months before the desired departure date.
And for the special events or large groups at least 6 – 12 months before departure.

Activities can only be booked as part of a package.

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