10 Reasons Jorgen is a Superstar Guide

It’s common for returning BikeHike travellers to report that their guide made their trip. I always love hearing this. After all the anticipation of wild and adventurous destinations and heart-pumping adventure activities, in the end it’s the unforeseen human connections that really leave the long-lasting affects. One key contributor to this adventure guide infatuation is Ecuador’s Jorgen. This spirited and …

Hiking The Exquisite Carpathian Mountains of Romania

Crisp wind meanders over the patchy hills of rock and mountain grass. A thin layer of mist coats the snow-capped mountains, adding texture to the soul-shaking 360° panoramic view of the Carpathian Mountains. The first activity explored on BikeHike’s Romania – Transylvania Traverse is a day spent hiking in the Carpathian Mountains, a vast 209,000-km² mountain range constituting the largest …

Women Only Adventure Travel

Contrary to outdated belief, the average traveller is not a male in his late 20’s. It is a middle aged female ready to take on the world. More and more women are now travelling the globe. This has made a large impact on both the travel industry and women as a whole. According to Gutsytraveler.com, 80% of travel decisions are …

Roots of Adventure Travel – Challenge

Since the 1980’s adventure travel has taken off. Promoting exploration, challenge and discovery, adventure travel strikes a chord with those of us who refuse to settle for the predictable and ordinary. The reasons for enjoying adventure travel are as diverse as the people who enjoy it. Never-the-less, there exit fundamental elements of adventure travel most would agree upon, one of …