Plucked from the rituals of my satisfying but ordinary life, I was time's fugitive, granted six days to witness and experience sights and sounds (and fragrances, like the lemon verbena that haunts me still) that I never expected to encounter.
Tired of visiting the same designer boutiques, venerable chains and fluorescently-lit retail centers? So are we. That's why we decided to scour the globe for unique shopping spots; in these retail heavens, you'll find an eclectic array of boutique haunts, stylish department stores and secret discount venues.
Cinderella in Versace! Jasmine in Escada! Belle in Valentino!
One commenter on Jezebel, Haleyt, is skeptical as well. “Am I the only one who thinks that the 'zones' still seem pretty