The Spookiest Ghost Stories of Central and South America

It’s the spoo-spookiest season of all. There’ll be adults for tricking, kids treats for tasting and costuming out in the night.   There’ll be scary ghost stories and tales of the hauntings of specters of long, long ago. Halloween is hands down one of my favourite holidays, and one of the main reasons is because of the prevalence of hauntings and …

3 Reasons to Visit Antigua Guatemala for Semana Santa

Antigua Guatemala is famous for its lively cobblestone streets, cosmopolitan restaurants, colonial church ruins, and colorful culture. During Semana Santa, an elaborate religious festival leading up to Easter, Antigua’s local flair is taken to a whole other level. Semana Santa is known as one of the most beautiful religious celebrations in America. For travellers considering a Guatemala adventure tour this …

The Two Can’t Miss Ruins of Guatemala Adventure

Guatemala is the heartland of the Maya civilization. You can’t turn around without seeing rich Maya heritage scattered throughout this magical country. Along with a buffet of multisport activities, uncovering this heritage is one of the central goals of BikeHike’s “Elements of the Earth,” an award-winning Guatemalan adventure tour. Since Guatemala has such an influential Maya presence, it’s only fitting …

5 Unforgettable BikeHike Experiences

It’s the little things that make life worth living. The same goes for travel. We don’t journey to far off destinations just to say “I’ve been there.” We do it for all the wonderful things that happen once we get there. We do it to stir up some adventure and welcome each individual experience as it comes. One by one, …

Customized Adventure Travel in Guatemala & Belize

In honour of the final year of the Maya calendar, BikeHike Adventures is serving up a double-dose of Maya adventure by combining the best of Belize adventure trips and Guatemala adventure travel. The union includes inner tubing through Mayan caves and exploring the ancient ruins of Xunantunich in Belize before visiting the ruins of Tikal in Guatemala. Itineraries are personally …