The Big Apple of Milan – by Michelangelo Pistoletto

Walking out of Central Station Milan from under the domineering gallery of this overwhelming building, a large spacious plaza opens to the boulevard heading into the center of town. In the plaza in front of  Central Station Milan, there is… Continue Reading




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 fast, but they also respect the rules, except when it comes to parking. With no doubt, Italians are “creative parkers”.… Continue Reading




Gory Stories of Milan – anecdotes, tragic stories, unpopular facts

Milan has secrets in every nook and corner. While you are walking around looking at the famous monuments and treasures of Italy’s  fashion capital, here are a few unusual, gory anecdotes, tragic stories and a few unpopular facts about Milan.… Continue Reading




Tower Parade – the UniCredit Foundation supports youth job creation

UniCredit bank presents The Tower parade The UniCredit Foundation will generously donate € 10,000 for each 1000 votes. See the art work and vote online http://towerparade.unicredit.it/torri.php  You may vote for one piece or all pieces art work, but you may only… Continue Reading




Larusmiani F/W 2015 – Mens’ Fashion Week Milan

  Larusmiani wins hands down for fabric quality – I just couldn’t resist touching the clothing as I walked through the showroom – One cashmere, silk, chinchilla coat was so lush that I even had to bring it  to my cheek ….… Continue Reading