STYLE EQUATION MAGAZINE - TRAVEL IN STYLE - JULY/AUG - 2015 - Page 25

You will want to visit places such as the world’s most famous opera house, named the Teatro alla Scala. Also do not forget to visit the Pinacoteca di Brera, which contains the most important arts collection of the country, and Michelangelo’s unfinished masterpiece. The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele is one of the world’s most glamorous shopping malls because of its famous glass roof. It is definitely the best place to go in Milan if you want to shop in Louis Vuitton, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Miu Miu, Kenzo and many other luxury boutiques. Affordable stores such as Zara and H&M can be found in the Piazza San Babila or at the department store, Rinascente. Tokyo Let’s get more exotic and visit the beautiful Orient! Tokyo, Japan is for those who are open to another style of fashion. Tokyo is the home of designer Hanae Mori, the first internationally known Japanese fashion designer. Tokyo is also home to Kenzo Takada, a Japanese-French fashion designer who is the founder the brand, Kenzo. In Tokyo you will be able to visit the Tokyo Tower, called the Tokyo Sky Tree. If you are curious about religion in Japan, check out the Meiji Shrine, a Shinto shrine built in 1920 in memory of the emperor Meiji and his wife. Also visit the floating Garden Observatory, the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, and Tokyo Disneyland. The street Fashion in Tokyo is special because it is original: European styles are added to the local style as well. Fashion tends to be very colorful and bright, reminiscent of cartoons. Where to shop in Tokyo? Shibuya is one of the busiest shopping neighborhoods in the world and features numerous department stores. Omotesando, Shinjuku, and Ginza feature Japanese luxury brands. This is the end of the adventure. I hope you enjoyed the trip, and now have an idea of where you would like to go! 25