Beyond Milan

Milan is an excellent base and starting point for traveling to other areas of Italy. The two airports Malpensa and Linate make air travel easy to Rome, Bari, Sardinia and cities throughout Italy as well as other European hubs like Paris, London, Berlin and more.

Check out the blog post in this section as well as my blog about getting around Lake Como – LakeComoStyle.com and travel in Italy – ItalyTravelandMore.com.

Travel in Italy

Behind The Revolving Door: Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni, Bellagio

A conversation with Francesco Cogoni and Roberto Pirelli, first and second concierges of the Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni I wanted ...
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NORWEGIAN – NEW FLIGHTS LOS ANGELES – MILAN

In addition to the new Oakland/San Francisco to Rome flight which will be launched February 6, 2018, Norwegian has also announced a new Los ...
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Weekend Getaway to Framura, Liguria

Framura, on the Ligurian coast, sitting on the Levante Bay neighboring Cinque Terra, is a three-hour drive from Milan and ...
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10 Tricky Toilet Troubles in Italy

In Italy, just like anywhere else, you need to visit the public facilities (at bars, restaurants, theatres, universities, etc) now ...
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No problem! (Living in Italy The Real Deal – Expat stories)

Non ci sono problemi - No problem! With my right foot still on the pavement, the estate agent’s car was ...
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Best Day trips from Milan by Car

Driving in Italy may seem daunting to many, but I can assure you it’s not that bad! People do drive ...
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Skiing in Italy – Ski Resorts Near Milan

Ski Season - If you are a winter sports enthusiast, Milan is a very strategic location for weekend getaways for ...
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Orrido di Bellano – Natural Waterfall and Gorge Bellano Lake Como

One of Italy's most beautiful natural spectacles is just 90 km from Milan. It's called the Orrido di Bellano. A natural waterfall and gorge carved ...
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Ski at Madonna di Campiglio: the Dolomites from dawn to dusk

Skiing from dawn to dusk in the biggest Trentino ski area 2015 edition Saturday 21 February 2015  http://www.campigliodolomiti.it/lang/EN/eventi/dettaglio/trentinoskisunrise_-_doss_del_sabion_pinzolo,6265.html   Every ...
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Italy’s Romantic Lake Como

Lake Como Lake Como is  just 25 miles north of Milan, cities of Como, Bellagio, Varenna, Lecco charming towns ring its shores ...
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Day Trips & Tours from Milan

Lake Como Food Tour, Boat and Villas

CENTRAL LAKE COMO FOOD, VILLAS & BOAT TOUR Boat, Food & Villas Tour of Lake Como, Italy A full day guided ...
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2-Night Garda Lake and Verona Tour from Milan or Venice

2-Night Garda Lake and Verona Tour from Milan or Venice Italy is not only a country famous for its history ...
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Day Trip by Train to UNESCO Site Mantua Including Mincio River Cruise

Day Trip by Train to UNESCO Site Mantua Including Mincio River Cruise Discover the rich Renaissance beauty of Mantua (Mantova), ...
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Private Tour: Lake Maggiore and Borromean Islands Boat Trip from Stresa

Private Tour: Lake Maggiore and Borromean Islands Boat Trip from Stresa Soak up stunning lake scenery during a 1-hour private ...
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Private Tour: Valtellina Day Trip with Lunch and Wine-Tasting from Milan

Private Tour: Valtellina Day Trip with Lunch and Wine-Tasting from Milan Enjoy a full day trip to the beautiful Valtellina ...
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Small-Group Lake Como, Bellagio and Lecco Full-Day Trip from Milan Including Cruise

Small-Group Lake Como, Bellagio and Lecco Full-Day Trip from Milan Including Cruise Visit the beautiful cities of Como and Bellagio ...
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Borromean Islands Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry Tour from Stresa

Borromean Islands Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry Tour from Stresa Spend a day island hopping around the Borromean Islands with a 1-day ...
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Lake Maggiore Day Trip by Train from Milan Including Cruise to Isola Bella and Isola dei Pescatori

Lake Maggiore Day Trip by Train from Milan Including Cruise to Isola Bella and Isola dei Pescatori Venture by train ...
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Sirmione, Lake Garda and Desenzano del Garda Tour by Train from Milan

Sirmione, Lake Garda and Desenzano del Garda Tour by Train from Milan Lake Garda is Italy’s largest lake, but there’s ...
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Piedmont and Lombardy Hot Air Balloon Flight with Transport from Milan

Piedmont and Lombardy Hot Air Balloon Flight with Transport from Milan Admire Italy’s stunning Piedmont region from above on an ...
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