Borneo is the world’s third largest island, divided among Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei. It's a heavenly retreat for people looking to get away from the city life; packed with cultures, beaches, rainforests and mountains. The best part of a trip Borneo can't be found in your hotel room, but outside where nature is at its finest.
Here's four things to do in Borneo that will get the hert pumping and show you the best of Borneo.Read More
It's not often we toot our own horn here at Gecko's, but we are pretty excited to announce that we've just joined Pinterest.
We're pretty sure most of you have heard of Pinterest by now. I mean, it's only the fastest site in history to break 10 million unique visits in one week.!
If you're still behind the eight ball, here's a quick rundown:Read More
if you're hunting for the rich and famous, head straight to Cannes. Located on the French Riviera, it is a popular hangout for rich, yacht-owning leisure seekers all year round. But in May, a plethora of bright young things descend for the Festival de Cannes (Cannes Film Festival) turning the entire town into one of the world's most exclusive parties.Read More
Visiting Russia is like entering a whole new world of adventure. It has beautiful architecture, incredible food and amazing art. While Russia is one of the most exciting places to visit in Europe, there are a few important things to know to help you avoid any hassle and make your trip more enjoyable.
Register your visa and/or keep your travel receiptsRead More
Everyone knows a small group tour is fun. There's the chance to meet new people, make connections, find a place to crash when you visit a new country and maybe even hook up! But sometimes you just wanna travel with the people you know and love.Read More
If you've been dreaming of a trip to Egypt, now is the perfect time to go. The revolutionary dust has settled, hope is in the air, and people coming here are quickly discovering they've made a fantastic holiday choice.
Smart travellers make smart choices. And they know there's an amazing, affordable, life-changing experience awaiting them.
Here are five reasons why you should visit Egypt right now:Read More
Two months after making the bold move from the USA to Malaysia (not any easy transition!) my husband and I were in need of a vacation that would balance us back out. We decided on Bali to seek out some of that famous body, mind and spirit rejuvenation the island is famous for.
We spent the first few days in a relaxing transition at our beautiful beach hotel in Nusa Dua, where our main priorities were eating fresh mangos and bananas, taking long walks and applying tons of sunscreen.Read More
Across cultures and ecosystems, Robert Upe takes a 2000-kilometre road trip through Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.
There's a thunderclap and in an instant raindrops the size of marbles are pelting down, turning the dusty red Ugandan soil to sticky mud. The storm soaks me faster than I can tie a shoelace.Read More