Nik & Dusty’s Blog

  • Photo Gallery: The Beautiful Views and Fantastic Brews of Prague

    Photo Gallery: The Beautiful Views and Fantastic Brews of Prague

    Absolutely, positively and without question, Prague is not only our favorite cities in the world, it is, as they say, one of the most beautiful cities anywhere in the world as well! And the best part about Prague? For us anyway? Is the fact that all of that came as a complete surprise. And how. Wonderful.

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  • A selfie atop a place called Castle Hill, where you can get amazing views of Budapest, the Danube, and the surrounding area. Very cool!

    Photo Gallery: Our Adventure Along the Alluring Danube River

    It’s true. Going into this adventure we honestly didn’t know what to expect. And we honestly really didn’t know if we’d enjoy it or not. The picture we’ve always had in our minds of European River cruises is one of big groups of slow-moving, camera-toting, headset wearing tourists…

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  • Yes! The mines on Cerro Rico are considered among the most dangerous in the world. But believe it or not, they actually let tourists go in there as the miners are working. Craziness! Here we're about to go inside the mountain with our guide Marco. And we're pretty freaking nervous to be honest.

    A Closer Look at Cerro Rico: Bolivia’s Mountain That Eats Men

    This was absolutely, without a doubt, the most dangerous place we’ve ever been. And probably the most dangerous thing we’ve ever done. In fact, we didn’t have time to mention it in the episode but we came closer to dying while walking through Bolivia’s Cerro Rico mountain than we’ve probably ever come before.

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  • Episode Extra: Exploring the Train Graveyard of Uyuni, Bolivia

    Episode Extra: Exploring the Train Graveyard of Uyuni, Bolivia

    So we really, really hated that we just didn’t have time to fit this little segment into the episode. Because it’s super cool! Just outside the town of Uyuni in southern Bolivia is a wicked cool train graveyard where dozens of old locomotives and railcars have just been sitting there, rotting away in the desert since the 1940s…

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  • Howdy y'all! On the Salar de Uyuni.

    Photo Gallery: Fantastic Fun Filming on Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni

    The Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia is just a magical place. Really. And one of the coolest things about the world’s largest salt flat is that you can take some absolutely amazing photos while you’re out there on it! Thanks, especially, to the natural lack of depth perception that allows you to get really creative with your shots.

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  • Cheers from atop Inca Huasi Island!

    Some Fascinating Facts About Bolivia’s Spectacular Salar de Uyuni

    It is truly one of the most incredible places on earth! And typically when we tell folks that the Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia is the largest salt flat in the world, they’re quick to as: “Well, what about Bonneville?” Well, the Bonneville Salt Flats in Nevada are indeed among the largest salt flats…

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  • We’re Officially in the Airbnb Business! Y’all Come Stay With Us!

    We’re Officially in the Airbnb Business! Y’all Come Stay With Us!

    Hey there guys! Hope y’all are well! Wanted to share some big and super cool news with y’all: we are now officially AirBnB hosts! Sure enough! And we have two adorable places here in our little hometown of Howardwick, Texas that we’d absolutely love to share with you.

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  • Making new friends in the town of Colchani, on the edge of the Salar. :) :) :)

    Bolivia: Ten Quick Facts About One of Our Most Favorite Countries

    It is absolutely one of our favorite countries on earth! And apart from being so widely misunderstood, Boliva is home to a variety of spectacular landscapes, amazing food, a rich and fascinating history, and warm, friendly and beautiful people. Here are a few quick facts about this country in the heart of South America.

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  • Our AWESOME guide Lourdes, who put up with us for a few days in Sucre and Tarabuco. Thanks so much sweet friend! Muchas gracias por todo!

    Bolivia Part One: Behind the Scenes Photos from the Episode

    From the dense, lush rain forests of the Bolivian Amazon, to the mind-bending rides on the world’s most spectacular public transportation system in La Paz, to the fascinating history and traditions of Sucre, part one of our adventure through Bolivia is an epic journey and a terrific introduction to this beautiful country.

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  • Bolivia Episode Extra: Lunch and Love at 14,000 Feet in La Paz (VIDEO)

    Bolivia Episode Extra: Lunch and Love at 14,000 Feet in La Paz (VIDEO)

    Come on y’all! Join us for the highest lunch we’ve ever eaten (outside of being on an airplane, anyway). In this episode extra from part one of our adventure through Bolivia, we ride on what’s been called the most spectacular public transportation system in the world…

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