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Now a national retail destination, Center City Philadelphia boasts your favorite global brands, plus a vibrant mix of local boutiques. Philadelphia’s downtown is perfect for all of your shopping needs.

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Meet Michele Waters

Where do you live?
Williamstown, NJ

What do you do for a living?
Business Travel Director, Sofitel Philadelphia

What do you most love about your job?
Creating lasting memories for our guests that stay with us.

Favorite designer or fashion brand:
BARIII, Adriana Papelli, Michael Kors

Favorite article of clothing:
Little Black Dress

Who is your style inspiration?
Kate Middleton

"Describe my style in three words? Simple, Elegant, Comfortable"

Favorite drink:
Champagne with a splash of St Germain

What is on your nightstand?
Everything, Everything

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
The ability to be in more than one place at a time.

"My perfect day in Center City? First off, I would have the Eggs Benedict extravaganza at the Sofitel for breakfast, followed by a morning at Rescue Spa for lots of pampering. Next, Champagne lunch at Parc, followed by an afternoon of shopping with my girlfriend. We would then end the day with dinner with our husbands at our favorite spot for dinner, Davio’s."

Favorite places to shop in Center City:
Kimberly, Anthropologie and Free People

Favorite places to eat in Center City:
Davio’s and Chez Colette for breakfast

Favorite places to drink in Center City:
Davio’s and XIX (Nineteen) at the Bellevue

Favorite Center City hidden gem:

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