Nik & Dusty’s Blog

  • What’s Next: We’re Feeling the Panhandle Spirit! (Or is it the Gut Grenades?)

    What’s Next: We’re Feeling the Panhandle Spirit! (Or is it the Gut Grenades?)

    Yes! We’re back here in the good ol’ Texas Panhandle for a spell, which is just awesome. Always good to be back in the ol’ stompin’ grounds. Better still, there’s absolutely no better time to be in this part of the world than October…

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  • Our Saturday Night Travel Flick Picks: Finding “The Way”

    Our Saturday Night Travel Flick Picks: Finding “The Way”

    You know, few things get us excited about travel and motivated to get out and see the world, like a great movie. And there are actually a whole bunch of terrific travel-related films out there! Movies that will not only entertain you with a great story and great acting, but inspire you with beautiful visuals and a great message…

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  • Yes, We Travel. But We’re Not Rich. Or Lucky. And This Is How…

    Yes, We Travel. But We’re Not Rich. Or Lucky. And This Is How…

    “You guys are so lucky you get to travel so much.” Yep. We get that a lot. “It’s crazy the places y’all go. Y’all must me super rich.” And that one. We get that one a lot too. Super nice sentiments, to be sure. And we can absolutely see how folks might think that. We totally get it. Bad news is, none of it is really, actually true.

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  • Get the Scoop from Nik & Dusty! Join The Two for the Road Community!

    Get the Scoop from Nik & Dusty! Join The Two for the Road Community!

    Gotta say. We have been absolutely overwhelmed and humbled by everybody’s support as we kick off this grand adventure, and this exciting new chapter in our lives. You. Guys. Are. The. Best. Particularly cool has been the number of you guys who’ve shared your email with us and subscribed…

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  • Welcome to the New Two for the Road Website!

    Welcome to the New Two for the Road Website!

    This is it! Whew! After months of hard work and planning and writing and editing and screwing up and more hard work… we’re so proud to officially launch the redesign of the Two for the Road website. Giddyup! And it was about time, too. The old site was getting mighty stale. So kick around the site…

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  • TFTR Top 10: Our Favorite Things to Experience in Austin

    TFTR Top 10: Our Favorite Things to Experience in Austin

    Austin. Ahhhhhhhhh. Austin. Every day, more and more people fall in love with our fair Texas city. And who can blame them? The music. The food. The festivals. The one-of-a-kind “keepin’ it weird” Austin vibe. It really is a great city, and a fascinating melting pot of cultures and classes.

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  • Panama City Beach: A Pontoon Day at Shell Island

    Panama City Beach: A Pontoon Day at Shell Island

    They say the best two days in a boat owner’s life are, “the day he buys the boat, and the day he sells the boat.” They’re pretty clever sometimes, huh? Trouble is, we personally found that age-old statement to be completely and utterly untrue…

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  • Flying High Over Beautiful Panama City Beach

    Flying High Over Beautiful Panama City Beach

    So if you know a little about us, you know how much we love to fly. Especially when we get the chance to get up in a helicopter. There’s a certain thrill you get – that rush of adrenaline – when you feel the distinctive motion of the chopper lifting away from the earth and floating into the sky.

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  • Our First Visit to Panama City Beach. Giddyup.

    Our First Visit to Panama City Beach. Giddyup.

    Crazy that, as much as we travel, and as many places as we’ve been fortunate to visit around the US, neither of us has ever been to Panama City Beach. Or the whole of the Florida Panhandle for that matter. It’s always just been one of those holes in our travel map. So when we finally got the opportunity…

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  • Featured: The British Virgin Islands by Yacht (VIDEO)

    Featured: The British Virgin Islands by Yacht (VIDEO)

    Okay. So let’s get something straight, right out of the gate. We’re not yacht people. There. We said it. Now don’t take that to mean we’re yacht haters, or anti-yacht. Nope. Not at all. Point of fact, anytime we get the chance to spend some time on a yacht – whether it’s for a week-long cruise…

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