A new way to travel
VAWAA is a mini-apprenticeship with a curated master artist or craftsman, tailored to your skill level.How it Works
A lifelong souvenir
Whether it’s honing a passion or getting fresh inspiration, we see travel as an opportunity to grow.Read guest stories
A once in a lifetime opportunity. To experience a new country and culture through the eyes of a local persona and artist is an experience to be treasured forever.Katie's VAWAA with Chikako
It's opening a completely new horizon about traveling. I was hooked by the new approach about moving and learning about human beings, their doings, expression and craftsmanship.Patricia's VAWAA with Thao
Stories from the roadRead Blog
How Ceramics are Disconnecting Us from our Phones and Reconnecting Us with Ourselves
It’s about connecting with clay in a totally therapeutic wayToday, the art of ceramics has seen a...
I Am Not An Artist... Yet
Honestly, I could substitute that word “artist” with any number of pursuits that carry a one-word...
Boutique hotels for arts, crafts and design lovers: VAWAA Partners with Tablet Hotels
What if you could extend your travel experience with a stay at a hotel that really gets the minds...
How to Plan your Sabbatical
“Why does someone from Singapore need to learn Spanish?”, the immigration officer at Amsterdam’s ...
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The startup offers intimate, customized studio time with creatives around the world—a fresh take on finding local perspectives.
VAWAA is designed for the intellectual traveler who prefers rich cultural immersion to ordinary sun-seeking.
For the restless creative type who wants to learn a new skill while on holiday.