The ‘Poison’ hitmaker – who split from the Formula One racing driver last month after seven years together on and off – has reportedly been suggested by her friends that it wasn’t “healthy” for the pair to stay involved.
A supply said: “The split has been devastating for Nicole. She feels the only means she will progress is by putting distance between her and Lewis.
“While their split was amicable , she and people around her feel it’s not healthy for them to stay friends.”
The former Pussy cat doll lead singer has been throwing herself into her work in a bid to distract her from the heartbreak.
The insider added: “Nicole has been throwing herself into work, and having these trips in place has meant that she has been getting physical distance from the whole scenario.”
Following the news of the couple’s split, Nicole traveled to India for a performance at a Â£15 million wedding before heading to the Philippines with UNICEF.
She is presently working in Venice however took time to get pleasure from the attractive Italian town
Sharing an image of her travels on Instagram, she captioned it: “Our read from #SanMarcoCampanile #belltower #Venice #GodisGood #soblessed (sic)”