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The must-visit Aloha shirt shop in Honolulu

This Honolulu shop founded in 1980 stocks the world's largest collection of Aloha shirts.

New bar and bistro Tweed River House opens in grand, old manor

Tweed River House has opened as a bistro and bar in rural Murwillumbah, in the NSW Northern Rivers region –

The costume design involved in Elvis the movie

For Elvis the movie, Oscar-winning costume designer Catherine Martin collaborated again with Miuccia Prada.

Brisbane heritage dwelling opens as Miss Midgley’s

One of Brisbane’s oldest heritage dwellings has been lovingly converted into chic, new accommodation titled Miss Midgley’s.

The Indian hotel that inspired my pink couches

On a trip to Rajasthan, India as a travel editor, I was set to stay for two nights at a newly restored hotel, Sujan Rajmahal Palace Hotel in Jaipur. Known as the ‘pink city’, I was extremely excited to be

Netflix to release Rebecca film set in the 1930s

I’m so excited for the upcoming Netflix remake of the classic Hitchcock film ‘Rebecca’ set in the 1930s.

Vintage travel journal: Canberra

The vintage-lover's guide of where to dine, stay, visit and shop thrift and vintage in Canberra.

New bar and bistro Tweed River House opens in grand, old manor

Tweed River House has opened as a bistro and bar in rural Murwillumbah, in the NSW Northern Rivers region – in a grand, old riverside manor.

ABOUT ME

Katrina Holden in That Pink Merc for Vintage Travel Kat

Katrina Holden

Welcome! I'm Katrina (Kat) Holden – a Sydney-based freelance writer, content creator and former travel magazine editor. I'm the proud owner of a 1975 baby pink merc available for hire, with driver, called That Pink Merc. This is my 'online suitcase' of vintage travel, fashion and lifestyle stories. Indulge your love of nostalgia and take a trip with me as I uncover vintage vibes from my wardrobe, home, city and travels.  

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