The Latest from Nik and Dusty’s Blog

  • VIDEO: Kicking Off an Epic “UnCruise” Adventure in Wild Alaska


    September 1, 2015
    We were of course excited to be going to Alaska for the first time ever - and going on our first Alaskan cruise for that matter - but we were especially excited to find out what kind of Alaskan cruise it would be. Our experience on the Safari Endeavour promised to be much, much different from your typical Alaskan
  • Amani ya Juu: Making a Difference for Women, and How to Help!


    August 20, 2015
    So in this week's episode we pay a visit to a place called Amani ya Juu in Nairobi. But there's so much about Amani that we couldn't include in the video, and so much more we could tell you. So here's a little bit more information that we hope will stir your interest in the program and maybe, just maybe, compel you to get involved.
  • Video: Finding Peace, Love and Hope at Amani ya Juu in Kenya


    August 18, 2015
    [Click on the image above to watch the video] It’s just crazy how the universe unfolds sometimes, ain’t it? A while back we were down in South America – far southern Chile to be exact – on a wild adventure in Patagonia and Chile’s famed Torres del Paine National Park, when we had the pleasure of running into a couple of fellow Texans (which is always cool). Michael and Emily were from Dallas and were
  • Photo Friday: 15 Awesome Photos of Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania


    August 14, 2015
    We couldn't have imagined a more fitting place to end our epic safari in Tanzania than the sweeping and beautiful Ngorongoro Crater - even though our visit (and our search for the critically endangered black rhino) certainly included more than a few tense
  • 10 Fascinating Facts About Elephants (and Our Favorite Photos)


    August 12, 2015
    August 12th is World Elephant Day! And in honor of the occasion (and of these majestic and beautiful animals) we thought we’d share a few interesting facts about elephants, and some very cool photos from our many elephant encounters while on safari in
  • Video: Our Search for the Black Rhino in the Ngorongoro Crater


    August 11, 2015
    It's our last day on safari in wild and beautiful Tanzania, and our last chance to fulfill our mission of seeing all five of Africa's "Big Five" in the wild! It's been an amazing adventure so far, and since the safari began we've seen some incredible
  • Where We Stayed: the Serengeti Serena Lodge, Tanzania


    August 9, 2015
    Located in the heart of Tanzania's epic Serengeti National Park, the Serengeti Serena Lodge was a welcome oasis of rest and comfort after spending a full day driving around the plain on our incredible safari through the