The Latest from Nik and Dusty’s Blog

  • Video: Our Adventure at Halisi Camp on Safari in Tanzania


    July 28, 2015
    We love, love, love to camp. To get outdoors. To wake up to the sounds of the birds and a fresh cup of campfire coffee in the morning. To explore the many wonders of nature by day. To sit by the campfire with a hot meal and a cold beer in the evening. And to sleep under a blanket of stars at night. Doesn't get much
  • Where We Stayed: Maramboi Tented Camp, Tarangire, Tanzania


    July 27, 2015
    Situated just a short drive away from the gates of Tanzania's beautiful Tarangire National Park (and not far from Lake Manyara National Park) lies one of the coolest places you could possibly stay in this part of the
  • Our Latest Giveaway! Love Coffee? Love Photography? Dig This…


    July 22, 2015
    Hey gang! So with our epic photo safari in Tanzania now in full swing, we figured there’s no better time to announce our latest very groovy Two for the Road giveaway. And we figured there’s no better prize to give away than something that fits with the whole “photo safari” thing we've got going
  • VIDEO: Sex, Warthogs and Thievery on Safari in Tarangire


    July 21, 2015
    Our epic search for Africa's legendary Big Five continues! And this week, we're back in the truck and back on safari in a place called Tarangire National Park in northern Tanzania. Tarangire actually translates locally to "river of wild hogs," or "river of warthogs." So we were definitely excited at the thought of seeing warthogs in the wild for the first
  • Photo Friday: Our Incredible Day with the Maasai in Tanzania


    July 17, 2015
    So if you happened to catch this week's episode, you saw the highlights from what was a very cool day spent among the Maasai people in northern Tanzania. They are indeed a beautiful people with a fascinating culture and way of life! And not only did we get lots of great video during our visit with the Maasai, we managed to take a handful of pretty cool photos as
  • VIDEO: Our Visit to a Traditional Maasai Village in Tanzania


    July 14, 2015
    [Click on the image above to watch the video] Our epic adventure in beautiful Tanzania continues! And this week we’re taking a break from our quest to find Africa’s “Big Five,” to instead take some time to dive into some of this region’s rich and fascinating culture. And few groups embody that cultural richness more than the legendary Maasai people. The history of the Maasai is long and storied, dating back –
  • Where We Stayed: Migunga Forest Camp, Lake Manyara, Tanzania


    July 12, 2015
    As if our epic first day on safari in Tanzania wasn't cool enough, you can just imagine our delight when, at the end of the day, we rolled into the Migunga Tented Camp just outside Lake Manyara National Park and got our first look at what would be our accommodation for the