Category Archives: #diveadventures

PEAK PERFORMANCE BUOYANCY

The Secret To Neutral Buoyancy Underwater For Scuba Divers There is no denying that Peak Performance Buoyancy control separates the dive paddlers from the pros. When all the big talk is over and the water closes over your head, there is nothing that pulls the whole scuba diving thing together like perfect buoyancy control. The […]

Spit or Defog

What do you use when you’re diving and why? Commercial defogs, baby shampoo or spit? SPIT Spit is a good option to use because it is effective, you always have it with you and doesn’t cost you anything, only a nice, slimy spit in your mask. Why does spit work? We know that the water […]

Diving in the City?

Hi Divers of the internet, I am Jay and welcome to another #TheGekoBlog! Most of you are probably wondering how we can be such a striving dive shop while we are located 700km away from the ocean? Well what if I told you that there are plenty of open water dive sites around the city. […]

Sodwana Clean-up and Dive Adventure

This NOVEMBER… Join us at GEKO on an epic First-of-its-Kind Diving & Clean-up Adventure to the one and only Sodwana Bay and Kosi Bay Mouth!   Did you know… that Sodwana Bay is located within the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, the first World Heritage Site recognized in South Africa? Did you know… that Sodwana Bay is […]

Learning Scuba: Get Individual Attention

Learning to Scuba Dive can easily be one of the best things you’ll do in life. Not only will you learn how to breathe under water, but you’ll equip yourself with the skills needed to explore some of the most amazing under water spots in the world. Honestly, life will never be the same for […]

Let’s go dive the Red Sea in August 2017

We feel that for most the Red Sea Experience is a once in a lifetime experience, a dream, something found on the Bucket list of many. There is no need to spoil the experience by booking and thinking you will stay in a king sized bed and end up in bunk beds with six other […]

Underwater Hotel and an ARIA Full Face Mask is the perfect holiday

Sleeping with the fishes will have a completely different meaning to you’ve experienced the Underwater Hotel off the coast of Pemba Island in the Zanzibar. And when you see how close this submerged hotel room is to the fish and the reef, you will want to take an Aria Full Face Mask with you. The […]

5 Vrese wat mense stop van scubaduik

Vir lank het ek nie eers ‘n bietjie belangstelling in scubaduik gehad nie. Daar was verskeie redes, maar meestal was my vrese omdat ek niks geweet het van scubaduik nie. Die eerste keer toe ek by ‘n pool session my kop onder die water sit en inasem deur my regulator, toe het meeste van my […]

ATKV Posties kry duiklesse by Geko Divers

Geko Divers het onlangs die kans gehad om ‘n spul Posties van ATKV Postmatriek te leer duik as deel van hul skoolverlaters avontuur. Hierdie is deel een van ‘n reeks oor duik saam met die groep jongmense. Duiklesse Maandagoggend nog voor ontbyt het elke Postie vir hom-/haarself ‘n BCD, wetsuit, regulator, fins, booties en ‘n masker […]

Emma – Good Open Water diver in a small package

A post by Marc, one of our diving instructors. When Dawie had told all the instructors to write this blog, I had a really difficult time to pick a favourite student. It’s not that there weren’t any, all of the students I have taught thus far all hold a special place in my heart for […]