Beauty will save the world.
I am passionate about words and story telling in marketing. I was born and raised in Sydney, Australia. After graduating from my BA (International Business & English Literature) I moved to Japan. That 6 month stay turned into three-and-a-half years, and counting. I am now back in Sydney, ready for the next challenge.
An opinion essay written for Politik UNSW (University student magazine)
Tokyo is the greatest city on earth🗼It is, in my opinion, the 8th man-made wonder of the world. But to get the best of Tokyo you need to do a lot more than tick off the key sight-seeing spots. So I've made a list. Foods and local areas, places to see, shops to hit.
In the heart of the Las Vegas Strip lies The Shops at Crystals. This hard to miss building is home to more high-end flagship stores than any other shopping center in the US. Making it the top destination for luxury shopping in the city.
Follow the Las Vegas Strip north and you'll find yourself in downtown Vegas, the "original Las Vegas". In the 1930's (long before there was a Vegas Strip) the construction of the Hoover Dam drew thousands of workers to this part of the city.
On the North Shore of Oahu you'll find all the rustic beach charm that typifies Hawaii. Take the short drive from Honolulu to the North Shore and you'll find yourself a world away from the bustle of Waikiki.
There's no shortage of great places to stay in Waikiki. Here's our pick of hotels that provide more than just a room and are guaranteed to make your time in Waikiki extra special. Added bonus - they are all within walking distance of a shuttle bus-stop that will take you directly to Waikele Premium Outlets®.
Influenced by the sunshine and sea, and the general "chill" factor, in its essence West Coast style is, cool. And versatile - the Golden State is home to many iconic brands that are loved by people from all ends of the style spectrum.
A trip to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets® is a must for anyone looking for the best shopping New York has to offer. However, one day at Woodbury might not be enough. With 250 stores, and savings up to 65%, you may not be finished with your shopping by the end of the day.
Eating like a local is a must when you're traveling. And if you're in the States, that means enjoying a customary burger and fries (chips!). Simon Shopping Destinations throughout California are home to some of America's most beloved burger joints. What could be more American than enjoying a burger after a huge day of outlet shopping?!
Buddy Valastro is one of America's most well-known bakers and is the star of the hit reality tv-show Cake Boss. Buddy is a fourth-generation baker whose family, originating in Sicily, has been serving pastries at Carlo's Bakery in New Jersey since 1963.
The rise of the food truck revolution in America has reached Hawaii, and perhaps nowhere else does it fit so well. The world's cuisines come together in true Hawaiian style, where some of the best meals on the Islands can be found and enjoyed on the side of the road at food trucks all around Oahu.
The scenic drive from Los Angeles to Palm Springs is two hours through some of the most beautiful parts of the Golden State. Be sure to drop in on some of these highlights on your way to Palm Springs.
For the ultimate shopping experience in San Diego, Fashion Valley is your go to. Fashion Valley is home to every major brand and department store, a range of top restaurants and cafes and a world-class AMC Theatre. This beautiful open-air center has the coastal-chic vibe that visitors love about San Diego and makes for a perfect day of shopping.
Houston is one of the biggest and most diverse cities in America with a range of ways to have fun. Here are some things you definitely shouldn't miss while you're in the heart of Texas: There's nothing more American than going to the ballgame.
No trip to New York City is complete without a visit to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets. At Woodbury Common, you'll find all your favourite brands, including Celine, kate spade new york, Acne Studios, Nike, Ralph Lauren (and many more) with savings of 65% off every day.
Just south of Tokyo, lining the Tama River, are the factories and refineries of Kawasaki City. This industrial area lights up at night, drawing photographers and tourists for bus and boat tours. If you're looking to escape the tourist spots of Tokyo, come and experience the unique festivals, venues, and museums of Kawasaki.
North Bondi Motorino is an Australian lifestyle brand born on the streets and shores of Bondi Beach. What started out in 2014 as a "social club" between a few mates who had just received their bike licenses, has fast become a legitimate brand in Bondi and beyond.
What is "Motorino" in Japanese? Turns out it's just Motorino (モ mo ト to リ ri ノ no). But we couldn't miss the opportunity to pay homage to Japan. It's a world away from North Bondi but a huge source of inspiration for us. And if you've been to Osaka then I'm sure you get it.
Motornio 3rd Team Ride. After weeks of lousy weather we were praying to the riding gods to send us some sunshine for our 3rd Motorino team ride. And that they did. Sunday brought the sun! The roads were dry (enough) and we were laughing.
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