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Catch the 4th of July fireworks whilst sailing the San Francisco waterfront

Enjoy a day in the Bay. Image: redandwhite.com

4th of July is one of those ‘you’ve got to be there’ days on the US calendar and what better way to experience the festivities than by cruising along the San Francisco waterfront. Continue reading

Extranomical Tours go shopping and wine tasting in San Francisco

Shop and then drop in a winery. Image: extranomical.com

United States of America: a land of freedom, celebrity and… shopping! With the excellent exchange rate, the US is quickly becoming the world capital for bargain hunters so what better way to explore this rising opportunity than to take a shopping tour which not only supplies discount vouchers worth up to $200, but also ends with a tour of some of Napa Valley’s amazing wineries. Continue reading

Motorcycle through India on a 16 day adventure

Journey through the empty roads of India. Image: extremebiketours.com

If your idea of a perfect holiday involves riding a vintage motorcycle through the mountainous roads of India, then Extreme Bike Tours might be worth having a look at. Continue reading

Gecko’s Adventures: Sabah Close-Up

My name is Alisa and I like TV, but the only view from where I sat was the grand Mt Kinabalu approaching ever so quickly.

Our tour guide had organised for each of us to sit on the left hand side window seats on the flight from Kota Kinabalu to Sarawak which, although I’m sure was to show us the beauty that is the centre piece of Borneo, was making us all rethink our plans for the next few days and question the drink that we had on the day that we decided to climb a mountain. What can I say? It was beautiful, it was daunting, it was adventure and it could be clearly seen from a plane!

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The Rocks Walking Tours

The Tour Starts at Clocktower Square

As I was walking through The Rocks markets, I was drawn to a costumed man ringing a bell and reciting a portion of convict Australian history. The Rocks Walking Tour was about to start and I just couldn’t resist the thrill of stepping outside the growing smell of bratwurst and music from buskers, into a time that was both frightening and exciting. Continue reading