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Alexandra Oke

Alexandra is a Melbourne-based freelance writer with previous experience in copywriting, magazines and, of course, travel. You'll find a collection of her writings at aaoke.wordpress.com.
Posts by Alexandra Oke
New York vs Berlin: A Shopaholic’s Guide

New York vs Berlin: A Shopaholic’s Guide

For a city whose walls are shroud in vivid colour, Berlin sure knows how to do black. So much so,...
Alexandra Oke
Spring Into This Season’s Hottest New Travel Trends

Spring Into This Season’s Hottest New Travel Trends

Notice the leaves changing? Detect that lingering sweetness in the air? That’s right folks, spring has finally sprung and with...
Alexandra Oke
Melbourne vs Sydney: A Shopaholic’s Guide

Melbourne vs Sydney: A Shopaholic’s Guide

I don’t like to throw around the term “addict” willy-nilly, but when it comes to my fetish for fashion, you...
Alexandra Oke
Around The World In 10 Drool-Inducing Desserts 2

Around The World In 10 Drool-Inducing Desserts

Much to the dismay of my dentist, I love sweets. Chocolate, ice cream, cookies and cakes. You name it, I’ve...
Alexandra Oke
last minute flights

How To Find (Cheap) Last Minute Flights

Hi, my name is Alexandra and like some of you I’m a serial organiser. You know, one of those overly...
Alexandra Oke
5 of the Best: Roadside Stops in Tasmania 2

5 of the Best: Roadside Stops in Tasmania

Tassie, Taz, The Apple Isle, Island of Inspiration…whatever you choose to call this somewhat-forgotten state, there’s no denying its quiet...
Alexandra Oke
5 of the Best: Australia’s Frequent Flyer Programs 1

5 of the Best: Australia’s Frequent Flyer Programs

We all love a perk. I think it’s in our DNA as human beings. And with the cost of living...
Alexandra Oke
10 Essential Road Trip Items 14

10 Essential Road Trip Items

Ain’t nothing like a road trip. A lot can be said for the sensation that comes from setting out on...
Alexandra Oke
10 Difficult Place Names (hard to spell but fun to visit!) 1

10 Difficult Place Names (hard to spell but fun to visit!)

I like big words and I cannot lie. A favourite pastime of mine involves sitting wistfully at my desk scribing...
Alexandra Oke