TRAVELS WITH NINA

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

CHILE’S WILD MAIPO CANYON

CHILE’S WILD MAIPO CANYON

Southern California has its Santa Ana; northern Africa has its Sirocco. Here, in central Chile’s Maipo canyon, we have the Raco. A freight-train of a wind that pushes off your hat, messes up your hair, completely befuddles you and makes the sound on your videos go all funny. But we’ll forgive the Raco, because Maipo […]

AROUND THE WORLD IN SEVEN SONGS

AROUND THE WORLD IN SEVEN SONGS

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that when it comes to travel, planning a journey can be almost as much fun as the journey itself. This is the time when your imagination runs wild, when the possibilities seem limitless, and when you spend every spare second getting into the zone of your next wanderings. For me, sinking into the vibe […]