Nik & Dusty’s Blog

  • 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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  • 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 Galapagos Giant Tortoise On the Move

    Photo of the Day: A Galapagos Giant Tortoise On the Move

    As you’ll see in today’s kickoff episode of our epic journey through the legendary Galapagos Islands, we didn’t have to wait long after arriving to come face to face with the islands’ most famous residents: the Galapagos giant tortoises. Such fascinating creatures! Click through for the full version…

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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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  • Photo of the Day: A Giant Tortoise Traffic Jam in the Galapagos

    Photo of the Day: A Giant Tortoise Traffic Jam in the Galapagos

    We were fortunate to see so many different types of rare and incredible animals during our Adventure Life cruise through the Galapagos Islands, but few creatures captured our hearts and our imaginations like the lovable Galapagos giant tortoise.

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  • Watch the Promo! Episode 107: Searching for Balance in Beijing

    Watch the Promo! Episode 107: Searching for Balance in Beijing

    Nik and Dusty travel to the far side of the globe for their first-ever visit to China! And after a quick lesson in the ancient Chinese art of tai chi, they set out to explore the fascinating and historic sites in and around China’s massive capital city, Beijing. From the incredible Forbidden City to Tiananmen Square to the Great Wall…

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  • Watch the Promo! Episode 106: Adventure in Patagonia

    Watch the Promo! Episode 106: Adventure in Patagonia

    Nik and Dusty make their way south, to the legendary region of South America known as Patagonia. After conquering one of Argentina’s most spectacular glaciers (and toasting the occasion in a very special way) they cross the border into southern Chile. And using a world-renowned Patagonian eco-lodge as a base camp…

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