These Milan hotels were named in top travel and design magazines All the top magazines have an annual “hot-list” for each category; Best Tours, Best Restaurants, Best Hotels etc… Here is a round-up of the travel hot-lists which feature selected… Continue Reading
Up-coming events in Milan 2017 ALL YEAR Opera & Ballet at La Scala Opera House Milano Football Shopping Sight seeing Museums Cinema (showings in English) ONCE A MONTH SUNDAY MARKETS 29 Jan – Mercatone dell’Antiquariato (Antiques) 26 Feb – Mercatone… Continue Reading
25 March 2017 Pope Francis will visit Milan According to www.chiesadimilano.it this is the program: 8:30 AM – MILAN Pope Francis arrives at the airport of Linate in Milan Saturday, March 25: there he will be greeted by the authorities before moving,… Continue Reading
Re-development of Milan’s Expo area Milanese architect Andrea Langhi has an idea: “Let’s create Italy’s largest entertainment district” Photo above: Rendering of a potential Buddha Bar Discos, clubs, casinos, restaurants, but also museums, exhibitions and recreational activities. One location for the… Continue Reading
19 March 2017 Thousands of runners are expected to participate in the Stramilano, the famous Milanese marathon. It offers three separate routes of different lengths and degrees of difficulty: the “Stramilano agonistica internazionale”, an international competitive half-marathon of just over… Continue Reading
Get to Know Milan in 30 seconds Milan is a large city but the architectural jewels are in the center of town and if you are short on time, you can see Milan in a day. Milan is a very ‘walkable’… Continue Reading
On the slope of Canalone Miramonti, the slope of the Men’s World Cup Champions, YOU can ski at night! New at the “starting gate” of the Canalone Miramonti in Madonna di Campiglio, Italy. From January 19, every Thursday until mid-March, you… Continue Reading
Display mannequin design, La Rosa launches new collections La Rosa has been a leading player in the fashion industry since 1922, creating ever changing looks to set its own styles and trends in display mannequin design, establishing an excellent reputation… Continue Reading
Pitti Uomo Fashion Week Florence Jan 10-13 2017 Men’s Fashion Week Milan JAN 13 – 17 2017 Jun 17 – 20 2017 See calendar for Women’s Fashion Week Milan Shows take place in showrooms or various locations and venues… Continue Reading
MILAN FASHION CALENDAR 2017 DATES Milan Men’s fashion Week – Milano Moda Uomo 13 – 17 JAN 2017 Milan Showroom for Buyers -Milano Moda Main 5 JAN – 9 FEB 2017 Showroom sales and presentations for Fall/Winter 2017/18 collections Men’s, Women’s, Children’s Fashion… Continue Reading
If it doesn’t spark your curiosity, then forget about it! -Achille Castiglioni! The Achille Castiglioni Foundation offers a special collection for the design oriented shopper. “If it doesn’t spark your curiosity, then forget about it!” Words that have become… Continue Reading
A nice day in Piazza Duomo, full of tourists, life and culture. Clear skies over Piazza Duomo, a perfect day to visit the rooftop terrace or do walking tour. Don’t forget the Duomo museum as well. The Duomo is the… Continue Reading
2016-2017 – Ski Season – If you are a winter sports enthusiast, Milan is a very strategic location for weekend getaways for skiing and snowboarding in Italy. Milan is located at the base of the Alps. You can even see… Continue Reading
Fashion alert! Watch out for Titanic Denim – they will be shooting their new ad campaign in Milan this summer. If you’re lucky, you might just get to see the behind the scenes. Titanic Denim is the new denim causal-wear… Continue Reading
Fill your day with art, and see Leonardo da Vinci’s “The Last Supper” in Milan with a skip-the-line ticket. The biblical scene painting has become one of the world’s most famous pieces of art. So skip past the long lines of people waiting to see it, and head straight inside for an up-close look at the masterpiece itself. From a knowledgeable guide, learn about Leonardo and the Renaissance, and take in the splendor of its setting, a Dominican convent near the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Church of Santa Maria dell Grazie.
Passionate about Italian design? Combine traditional with modern design influences as you seek inspiration from museums, galleries, hotels and monuments showcasing the best of Italian design on this private guided tour. Visti Milan’s showrooms, concept stores, workshops and ateliers. for a real sense of modern Italian design and style.
THERE ARE TWO MAIN FAIR GROUNDS FOR TRADE FAIRS IN MILAN Milano Fiera Rho is the main exhibition center for large trade fairs in Milan,located at Strada Statale 33 del Sempione, 28, 20145 Rho Milano, Italy (12km from Piazza Duomo, Milan’s city… Continue Reading
4 – 9 Apr 2017 NEXT SHOW DESIGN WEEK The Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan Design Week is the best and largest exhibition in the design calendar, showcasing the hottest and most influential figures in the architecture, furniture , and interior… Continue Reading
Enjoy the best Milanese cultural experience that offers a truly great combination of Renaissance art, appetizers and wine. This early evening tour led by a licenced guide specialized in art history and the best wine bars follows in the footsteps of Leonardo da Vinci. Discover the history of the city’s canals known to locals as the Navigli, now the city’s top entertainment district. Chill out in true Milanese style over an aperitivo and glass of wine in one of the district’s most characteristic spots and watch the people go by as things stirs to life.
Italy is not only a country famous for its history but it’s also a country full of many naturalistic beauties. If you love enjoy the nature and photograph landscapes this tour is the right choice!