6 Questions to ask Before Renting a House in Milan

A helpful guide to renting an apartment in Milan, Italy by an expert at Nestpick global real estate search platform Renting a house in Milan, Italy will probably be slightly different than renting in your home country, although many of the… Continue Reading

An International Student’s Experience in Milan

Guest post by Jessica Sama –  What does Milan look like through the eyes of a young British student? Milan is known for its fashion shows, the world-famous fresco of Leonardo da Vinci, the Duomo cathedral and its posh business… Continue Reading

Science Park & Campus At Milan Expo Area

(Milan, Nov 2017) The area used for the 2015 World Expo will be converted into a city of science promoting research and education as well as scientific and technical development. The goal is to create an international hub of scientific knowledge and innovation. A… Continue Reading

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 and then. This can become quite an adventure for the toilet trainees just starting out, although even advanced toilet-goers experience… Continue Reading

Fashion Schools in Milan

Fashion can be studied anywhere in the world, but wouldn’t you like to study in the capital of fashion? Milan, Paris, London and New York are the hubs of the fashion scene and you shouldn’t go back to your home city… Continue Reading

No problem! (Living in Italy The Real Deal – Expat stories)

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Non ci sono problemi – No problem! With my right foot still on the pavement, the estate agent’s car was already pulling away. My reaction was fast: I pulled both legs inside and slammed the car door, averting an accident.… Continue Reading

Commuting to Milano

Here’s what commuters say about commuting to Milan from it’s hinterland (suburbs, surrounding areas). See what Milanostyle.com has found out about commuters to Milan. Is commuting one of life’s burdens or a lifestyle choice? Whether it be London, San Francisco, or Tokyo,… Continue Reading

Fiera Milano Location for Trade Fairs in Milan

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

I’m moving to Milan, where should I live?

Lots of people write into Milanostyle.com asking questions BEFORE they even get here. One question came in about where should one look for an apartment? See our FAQs section. I’m moving to Milan, where should I live?  Well, my suggestions… Continue Reading


Study fashion in the fashion capital of the world: Milan A unique summer study fashion abroad experience, where young people meet for the passion of fashion design. One month of intensive program for students who want improve their skill or… Continue Reading

Lazy Sunday in Milan, shopping and markets

image above: View from top floor restaurant at Hotel dei Cavaliere – open for aperitifs,  Photo by: Celia Abernethy Lazy Sunday, what to do on a lazy Sunday in Milan, Italy With the trend of American style brunch (which the… Continue Reading

Poems from Milan

Poems from Milan, original poems by Celia Abernethy   Corner cafe Having a cappuccino at the corner cafe in Milan looking up at a lady hanging her laundry out on the line she dreams of those days she was young… Continue Reading

Business Directory For Milan – Special Services & Resources

Business Directory for Milan Looking for a special service or item in Milan? A personal trainer, a personal shopper, a translator or a special antiques store? Browse our MilanoStyle Business Directory. Have something to sell or offer? Do you have a… Continue Reading

Neighbourhoods – Brera | Milan Expat

As seen on Scoop.it – milan Only a few years ago Brera was known as the ‘ Montmartre’ of Milan, a romantic, old fashioned neighbourhood with small vegetable shops and bakeries and traditional trattorie with ‘grandmother’s kitchen’. Over the last… Continue Reading

Cinema in English in Milan

In Milan, there are 3 cinemas that regularly show films in original language. There is also a growing number of cinemas and multisalas that are starting to offer original language films. In Milan, there are 3 cinemas that regularly show… Continue Reading

Agalma Boutique & Workshop

Via Ruggero Bonghi, 22, 20141 Milan- Unique, handcrafted jewelry using precious metals and stones as well as art pieces and bijoux. Exhibitions with international and local jewelry artisans are periodically presented. Photo: a unique piece by Limodoro. Closed on Monday mornings. During the month… Continue Reading

Driving and Parking in Milan

Italian cities are famous for their crazy drivers and double parking, and Milan is no exception! Street parking seems to be a bit of a free for all.Pay attention to the rules such as not parking in front of driveways and loading… Continue Reading

Art Courses in Italy, Study a Semester Abroad in Milan: Italian Language, Art Courses

Study Art, Italian Fashion, Italian Design, Graphic and Media Design in Milan, Italy The Italian language school Leonardo da Vinci and Naba, the New Academy of Fine Arts and Design, propose to foreign students the opportunity to study a semester… Continue Reading

Business & Networking Organizations in Milan

There are a number of international business groups and organizations for business  networking , with chapters in Milan. The Professional Womens Association (PWA) P.W.A. is a dynamic group of 175 international women with members from over 24 countries who share… Continue Reading

Istituto Marangoni Fashion & Design School Milan

Master programmes in fashion design, marketing, photography and more Study at a masters fashion design school in Milan. The world renowned Istituto Marangoni. Master in fashion and designschool in Milan is designed for those who have already acquired expertise in fashion and… Continue Reading