TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

ATACAMA DESERT: SKY NEWS

ATACAMA DESERT: SKY NEWS

  You know those annoying people who come back from a trip and won’t stop going on about it every chance they get? Yeah, well, I am that person. Particularly when it comes to Chile’s Atacama Desert, which hasn’t been off my mind since I returned from my Chimu Adventures trip there three months ago. Thank goodness, […]

CHILE’S ATACAMA DESERT

CHILE’S ATACAMA DESERT

Welcome to Chile’s Atacama Desert. The driest desert in the world, peppered with volcanoes, high-altitude salt flats, hot springs, spluttering geysers, exotic wildlife and ancient adobe villages. A place that snuck a part of my soul and never gave it back. Here, I hiked through craggy Death Valley under the milky light of the supermoon, then […]