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Where to for shopping tourism?

  Wandering past several Sephora stores while on vacation in Honolulu in December I was reminded of Lee Tulloch’s recent column in the SMH/Age Traveller section, Luxe Nomad, where she was ambivalent about the introduction of Sephora to Australia. To paraphrase her article, on the one hand, she welcomed the new retailers as providing more options for Australian shoppers. On the other, she bemoaned the increasing homogeneity of shopping while travelling as the same brands are now becomi