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
Walking With The Elder: Present, Past and Future
Wrinkles and fine lines, grey hairs, varicose veins, slow footsteps, shaky movements… In our imag...
Vacation With An Artist : East Coast Edit
Unsurprisingly, you will find that many areas around New York City are peppered with creative mic...
Vacation With An Artist : Mexico Edit
The history of Mexico has seen the rise and fall of great civilizations, and thousands of years o...
Build Your Own Boat for Your Summer Vacation at the Lake
How would you like to end your vacation with a hand built boat to take home - built entirely by y...
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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.