TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

WILD BORNEO

WILD BORNEO

  Lately, I’ve found myself reflecting on why I do what I do. Travelling the world for work may seem like a glamorous way to earn a living but the truth is, it’s often very insecure, both in terms of continuity and of income generation. So much time away from home means you can often […]

PENANG, MALAYSIA VIDEO

PENANG, MALAYSIA VIDEO

I try never to have regrets when I travel. I keep in mind that things happen for a reason (even shitty things), that I should try to enjoy the scenery on a detour, that the best-laid plans… But try as I might, I can’t help but always regret not having more time in a place. Call me greedy, […]

LANGKAWI, MALAYSIA VIDEO

LANGKAWI, MALAYSIA VIDEO

I only got back from Malaysia a few days ago but I just couldn’t wait to share this little video I made about Langkawi, the jewel of the 104-island archipelago off Malaysia’s northwestern coast, with you guys. I was absolutely blown away by its jungle-clad mountains, mangrove forests and pristine beaches, that have earnt Langkawi Southeast […]