How to Combine Sports Travel with Multi-Sport Travel

Another year’s Olympics has come and gone, bringing with it many dreams realized and many unfulfilled. Living in the host city of the previous Winter Olympics I was especially aware of the obvious difference in the level of Olympic spirit between four years ago and now. Really, there is no comparison between watching any sporting event live and watching it …

The 5 Biggest Destinations in Adventure Travel Over the Next 5 Years

Each year, a wider portion of the world’s population opts to make their vacation an active one. Destinations like Costa Rica, Peru, New Zealand, and The United States have become the epicenter of active vacations and outdoor adventure. As the industry grows, more international destinations prepare for their flood of travelling adventure-goers. Here are five destinations we expect will garner …

BikeHike looks at the New York Times 45 Places to Go in 2012

It’s been 9 months since the New York Times published their 45 Places to Go in 2012 article. With just three months left, time is dwindling to visit these global hotspots within the year. As always, BikeHike strives to make adventure travel easy. Here’s a short list of the New York Times recommended destinations that Bikehike offers tours to. Panama …

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Brazil

Brazil adventure tours are big, beautiful, and full of life. But like a quiet genius, the more you discover about Brazil – the more impressed you become. Here are some lesser-known facts about the tropical giant. 1 » Named after the Brazil Nut – not the other way around! Back when the Portuguese founded Brazil, a tree named “Pau-Brasil” was …

BikeHike Adds Stand-up Paddle Boarding To Satisfy Growing Demand

In response to the wild growth in popularity of stand-up paddle boarding (SUP), BikeHike has launched a new Brazilian itinerary to incorporate this flourishing adventure activity. This Brazil adventure tour is a 9-day multi-sport adventure on the Green Coast, south of Rio de Janeiro. In addition to hiking, sea kayaking, canyoneering, and rappelling, travellers will try their hand at stand-up …