Karina Smirnoff is best known for her impressive waltz and samba skills when on the ABC hit series Dancing With The Stars.
But the 38-year-old professional dancer doesn’t slow down when on holiday. She is actually just as active.
When staying at the Villa Del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto in Baja over the weekend, the ex of fellow DWTS star Maksim Chmerkovskiy and baseball
player Brad Penny stayed busy by kayaking, snorkeling, hiking and paddle-boarding. The brunette also took some time out to model bikinis while in the
She has been posting Instagram photos from the swanky Villa Del Palmar through the last few days, modeling a seemingly endless wardrobe of bikinis.
The Mirror Ball winner is seen gamboling around the resort’s swimming pool in a sky blue two-piece that only just contained her.
In a particularly striking pair of snapshots, she drifted into the Gulf of California on a paddleboard.
An Instagram post from Sunday caught Smirnoff admiring the Sea of Cortez from a balcony. Her caption called her exotic locale ‘Heaven on earth’.
The winner of five US Dance Championships has earned some travel for pleasure. She just wrapped up a string of Asian professional engagements, which
most recently flung her from KiwonSumi dancing camp in Seoul to Hong Kong.
The native of the Soviet Ukraine may be lucky in her travel arrangements, but she’s been somewhat less lucky in love. Since dating Mario Lopez, she
began and ended three engagements.
After her first to her fellow DWTS stalwart Chmerkovskiy fell apart, she moved to the sports world.
Yet Major League Baseball pitcher Brad Penny also turned out not to suit her. Their year-long engagement ended in December 2011.
Last January, she was affianced to the dashing businessman Jason Adelman. Less than two months later, however, she found herself a free woman again.