Episode 108: Galapagos

  • Watch the Promo! Episode 108: The Magic of the Galapagos

    Watch the Promo! Episode 108: The Magic of the Galapagos

    SEASON ONE FINALE! Nik and Dusty arrive in one of the world’s most spectacular bucket-list destinations: the famed Galapagos Islands! After finding their way through the initial madness at the airport – and coming face to face with the islands’ legendary long-time residents – they hop on board a small ship cruise for an incredible journey around the Western Galapagos

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  • Ten Quick (But Fascinating) Facts About the Galapagos Islands

    Ten Quick (But Fascinating) Facts About the Galapagos Islands

    There’s simply no place else on planet earth quite like the Galapagos Islands. We’ve got lots of great information to share with you from our Galapagos adventure over the next several weeks. But before we got too far in the series we figured it’d be a good idea to share a few interesting facts about this place, to give you a better idea of why it’s so, so special. So check ’em out:

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  • Episode Extra: Visit a Galapagos Tortoise Breeding Center (VIDEO)

    Episode Extra: Visit a Galapagos Tortoise Breeding Center (VIDEO)

    When you hear about the rare and spectacular wildlife that populates Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands, invariably you’ll hear a lot about the fascinating Galapagos giant tortoises. They are one of the many species of animals endemic to the Galapagos…

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  • Photo of the Day: Went to the Galapagos and Wound Up on Mars!

    Photo of the Day: Went to the Galapagos and Wound Up on Mars!

    Throughout our lives we’ve always heard about the incredible, unique and plentiful wildlife of the Galapagos Islands. But we’d never really heard much or knew much about the fantastical, other-worldly landscape of the islands until we actually arrived and saw it for ourselves. Amazing!

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  • Photo of the Day: Shadows On a Golden Galapagos Sunset

    Photo of the Day: Shadows On a Golden Galapagos Sunset

    All told, we took hundreds upon hundreds of photos during our incredible adventure in the Galapagos. Most of them of all the different types of spectacular wildlife you’ll find around the islands. But this… this one is actually one of our very favorite shots,

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  • Episode Extra: Galapagos Penguins, Iguanas and Sharks (VIDEO)

    Episode Extra: Galapagos Penguins, Iguanas and Sharks (VIDEO)

    So we had kind of a crazy day when we arrived to the Galapagos and to be honest we weren’t really sure – after some of that madness we encountered at the airport – how this whole thing was gonna go. But then came the first full day of our cruise around the islands…

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  • Photo of the Day: Living the Good Life in the Galapagos

    Photo of the Day: Living the Good Life in the Galapagos

    Ahhhh! Life is good in the Galapagos, especially when you’re a Galapagos sea lion! These friendly, furry, curious little guys are all over the islands. And when they’re not swimming alongside the snorkelers, they’re takin’ it easy on the beach. And the rocks. And the park benches. Just about anywhere, really.

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  • Where We Stayed: A Video Tour of Our Galapagos Catamaran

    Where We Stayed: A Video Tour of Our Galapagos Catamaran

    With our epic Galapagos adventure series underway, we thought it would be a good idea to give you a little peek inside our ride around the islands. We actually had a choice of two different boats to take on our cruise around the islands: the Seaman Journey and one other yacht, which honestly was the more luxurious of the two.

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  • Photo of the Day: A Family of Galapagos Flightless Cormorants

    Photo of the Day: A Family of Galapagos Flightless Cormorants

    So nobody likes to call anybody’s baby ugly. 🙂 But we’ve gotta say the tiny little baby flightless cormorant we saw poking its head up from its nest on the Galapagos Island of Fernandina was so adorably ugly he absolutely made our hearts melt. Check him out!

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  • Photo of the Day: Galapagos Sea Lion Doing Yoga. Namaste!

    Photo of the Day: Galapagos Sea Lion Doing Yoga. Namaste!

    Who doesn’t enjoy a bit of yoga on the beach? We caught his Galapagos sea lion striking a perfect cobra pose during our sunset walk on the island on Santiago. Excellent form, little buddy! Namaste.

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