TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

GETTING WILD IN PERU’S SACRED VALLEY

GETTING WILD IN PERU’S SACRED VALLEY

The biggest travel treat of all is, hands down, seeing the places that most people miss. Not having to elbow other sightseers, or wait in lines, or spend the whole time wishing you’d timed it better so you didn’t have to deal with crowds. So when I heard that Peru’s Sacred Valley is skipped by most […]

HIKING PERU’S AUSANGATE TRAIL

HIKING PERU’S AUSANGATE TRAIL

  “Pilgrimage is ordeal. By definition any journey is physically difficult, but pilgrimage is also spiritually challenging. It demands that we follow our spiritual compass and put the soles of our shoes to the soul of the world. It means getting back in touch with our earth, our roots, ourselves.” I love this definition of Phil […]

2015 TRAVEL WISH LIST

2015 TRAVEL WISH LIST

It’s been a deliciously quiet couple of months spent celebrating the festive season with family and friends, camping at magical Little Beach, moving into our new house in the country, and getting as much salt water healing as possible. After a year spent buzzing around the globe, some nourishing home time has been exactly what the […]