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How to find your dream bicycle tour?

How to find your dream bicycle tour?

Posted 24 May 2018 by Jin in Siem Reap

More and more people are taking to bicycles to explore the world. Touring a new country or area on two-wheels provides both a physically and emotionally rewarding experience, that goes beyond the cookie-cutter travel offerings. We take an in-depth look what factors you should consider when seeking the bike tour of your dreams. read more

Embracing the Adventure

Embracing the Adventure

Posted 11 May 2018 by Jessica Whitney

The biggest question I had before this trip was, “Am I crazy?” I'm an out-of-shape, middle-aged woman who hasn’t been on a bicycle in 8 months. Why would I consider going a read more

Celebrating South & Southeast Asian New Year

Celebrating South & Southeast Asian New Year

Posted 12 Apr 2018 by Jin in Bangkok

Unlike Western world which celebrates New Year on 1st January, a system based on the Gregorian calendar, Southeast Asian New Year is celebrated following the lunisolar calendar sys read more

India - A Timeless Land of Enchantment

India - A Timeless Land of Enchantment

Posted 17 Oct 2017 by Expeditions Engineer - Blair Coburn

There's no way to describe India in one sentence, no matter how many times we travel this incredible country. Rich in history and culture, a spiritual land of astonishing temples, read more

7 Reasons I want to cycle Japan

7 Reasons I want to cycle Japan

Posted 20 Sep 2017 by Noel Tanner

"What immediately comes to mind when you think of Japan...Sushi? Sake? Culture and Tradition? Bullet Trains? Mount Fuji? Samurai Warriors? Asahi Beer? Pokemon Go? ... And for me Cy read more

Why Self-Guided?

Why Self-Guided?

Posted 18 Aug 2017 by Adam Platt-Hepworth

Curious about Self-guided cycle tours...? Grasshoppers' CEO, Adam Platt-Hepworth, answers your questions and explains the concept behind this revolutionary new travel option now av read more

9 Hacks for Cycle Touring in Asia

9 Hacks for Cycle Touring in Asia

Posted 27 Jun 2017 by Blair Coburn in Siem Reap

The Grasshopper team spends a lot of time riding bikes and with all of this collective experience comes knowledge and a few handy tips that make the journey all the more enjoyable. read more