TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

GLAMPING AT BARRINGTON TOPS

GLAMPING AT BARRINGTON TOPS

There’s something about the Aussie bush that’s so soothing to the soul. It could be the whispering gums. The calls of the bush birds. The “hot gold hush of noon,” as Australian poet Dorothea Mackellar so aptly describes. Whatever it is, it calls to you. A couple of weeks back, my husband Pete and I […]

KAKADU: SKY NEWS

KAKADU: SKY NEWS

Last week I had a quick chat with SKY News about my recent assignment to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory. If you’ve got five minutes, you can listen to me gab on about seeing crocodiles, glamping, swimming in water holes, viewing ancient Aboriginal rock art, cruising Yellow Water Billabong… and stumble over […]

GLAMPING IN MOROCCO: SCARABEO CAMP

GLAMPING IN MOROCCO: SCARABEO CAMP

Glamping in Morocco had been a dream of mine for years, so I never imagined the actual experience would live up to the Arabian Nights visions I had whirling around my head. Yet the impeccably styled Scarabeo Camp surpassed every one, and as an added bonus was just a 45-minute drive from Marrakech, making the desert glamping experience possible for travellers like […]