milan Tag

ITALY / 16.10.2015

The majority of tourists think of Milan as the city for business and shopping, but there are neighborhoods - like Distretto Isola - where one gets surprised by Milan.[caption id="attachment_24226" align="alignnone" width="750"] Milan - Daily Life at Distretto Isola [/caption] “Isola" means island and the district’s name originate from the construction of the railway which, in 1865, divided...

ITALY / 28.03.2015

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Best known as one of the Fashion Capitals in the world and often overlooked, Milan has a lot more to offer and is also a perfect gateway to explore enchanting spots a stone-throw from the city.Whether you like small charming towns, the lakes, or art cities, there are...

ITALY / 22.08.2012

Milan in August is when I love the city at most. Lots of people are on holidays, there’s little traffic and Milan gets a charm that you don’t get in other periods of the year. In the streets of the centre there are more tourists than locals, and for once the city that is mostly considered...

ITALY / 28.10.2011

The recent polishing brought back Milan Cathedral - or 'Il Duomo', as we call it - to all its splendour.Symbol and pride of the city, the Cathedral of Milan is ravishing from the very first glance and reveals all its wild beauty (I call it wild because it took centuries to complete the Cathedral) when approaching the entrance...