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 […]