Gecko's Backpackers

187 Bunda St., Cairns, Queensland, Australia | Hostel
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The tropics of Cairns (with bugs)

A travel blog entry by pair_of_beggars


Our final morning at the YHA hostel (which had been our lovely home for 9 nights - the longest we've stayed put in one place since we started travelling!) required a major jigsaw puzzle style pack to make all of our additional purchases squeeze into our backpacks. Once packed we headed to breakfast and attempted to consume as much of our leftover …

Soms zit het mee en soms zit het tegen!

A travel blog entry by thaila_frank


Het is alweer een tijdje geleden dat ik het laatste verhaaltje heb gepost, vandaar dat deze iets langer is dan normaal.

Zaterdag 1 September zijn we naar Cairns gevlogen. Cairns is een totaal andere stad dan Brisbane, een stuk viezer, maar gezelliger en het weer is heerlijk warm! Ons eerste hostel in Cairns was een beetje vreemd, er zaten …

Travelling The East Coast...For Real!

A travel blog entry by jeast


Starting A New Adventure

And so began my trip with Dasha. The mission: travel from Cairns to Melbourne. No particular timeframe; nothing booked except for our flight to Cairns; plenty of ideas for destinations along the way. We also had a few ideas for how we were going to get around and find places to stay for as cheap as possible, plus …


A travel blog entry by carmen_eh

Hello! Just letting you know that I have made it safe and sound and will post something better once I have a few beers and figure things out.

love love love!

Kuranda tour

A travel blog entry by fiesta365

skyrail and scenic rail

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This hostel, located on 187 Bunda St., Cairns, is near Paronella Park, Deep Sea Divers Den, Passions of Paradise Reef Tour, and Billy Tea Bush Safaris.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGecko's Backpackers Cairns

    Reviewed by pair_of_beggars

    Bed bugs! Horrendous.

    Reviewed Jan 2, 2013
    by (19 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Gecko's Backpackers Cairns

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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    Gecko Hostel
    Cairns, Australia