is the online portfolio and journal of Australian travel writer Nina Karnikowski.

Nina Karnikowski is an Australian travel writer and author who focuses on wild, transformative adventures off the beaten trail.

Her first book Make a Living Living, out from Laurence King Publishing (2020) and printed in four languages worldwide, delves into how she became a travel writer and tells the stories of 26 inspiring individuals Рincluding a chocolatier, a creative network founder, a potter, a dinner party host and an ethical fashion designer Рwho also give advice about how they made their dream creative careers a reality, so that you can too.

Nina’s travel career has seen her journeying through Mongolia in ex-Russian military vehicles, exploring the Namibian desert in open-sided safari trucks, dodging Antarctic icebergs in an icebreaker, speeding through northern India by rail and beyond, to over 60 countries.

Previously staff travel writer for the Sydney Morning Herald’s Traveller sections, Nina now¬†writes for Traveller on a freelance basis, and for the likes of Sophisticated Traveller, the NZ Herald and Get Lost.