TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

NINGALOO DROPOUT

NINGALOO DROPOUT

This week, I’ve been looking at this idea I have that I need to fly halfway across the world to find what I’m seeking. After travelling to pristine Ningaloo Reef on the north-west coast of Western Australia for a mystery birthday surprise last week, I’ve started thinking that perhaps if we all just wander out our back doors a […]

PHUKET: IN THE LAP OF LUXURY

PHUKET: IN THE LAP OF LUXURY

Phuket, you have blown my mind. I arrived fearing badly behaved bogans and trashy nightclubs, but all I experienced in my (admittedly short) five days on your shores was luxury beyond my wildest imagination, lush wildlife and hidden bays, rich culture and food so good my tastebuds are still vibrating. It may have helped that I stayed at possibly […]