Milan Malpensa Airport Lounge Access

Sit back and relax in Milan Malpensa Airport Lounges. All guests are accepted no matter what class of travel or the airline you are traveling with. Simply help yourself to complimentary drinks, snacks and free wi-fi. You will have 3 hours to enjoy the lounge facilities and this is a great place to escape the crowds.

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Il Duomo Cathedral of Milan

Milan has the third largest cathedral in the world. The Duomo is the third largest cathedral in the world after St. Peter’s in Rome and the Cathedral of Seville. Taking over over 500 years to complete, today the Duomo is… Continue Reading

Nomadic Landscape – Tino Sana Museum Foundation &Wood Group of Confederation of Italian Industry

Tino Sana Museum Foundation and Wood Group of Confederation of Italian Industry Bergamo show the exhibition “Nomadic Landscape” Ex Ateneo • Piazza Reginaldo Giuliani • Città Alta di Bergamo 5 – 20 September 2015, from 10 am to 11 pm On the… Continue Reading

Hotels in Milan 5 Star Luxury and Boutique

Hotels in Milan. BOOK A HOTEL IN MILAN.  There are luxury traditional style hotels as well as small boutique hotels. We highly recommend the Booking.com online reservation service to find availability and book a hotel room. You may also be… Continue Reading

The Last Supper – Leonardo Da Vinci Santa Maria del Grazia Church

Leonardo DaVinci’s masterpiece “The Last Supper” a.k.a. Il Cenacolo Vinciano in Milan’s center, was painted between 1494 and 1498 under the rule of Ludovico il Moro… TOURS AVAILABLE IN MILAN- BOOK ONLINE Skip the Line: Small-Group Milan Walking Tour with… Continue Reading

San Giovanni in Conca Crypt Milan, Piazza Missori

It’s a curious sight to see the circular wall standing in the middle of the Piazza Missori square. Trams going by and people rushing into the underground metro. If you walk behind it, there is a dark staircase to descend,… Continue Reading

Sforza Castle Milan – Museo Castello Sforzesco Milano

Museo Castello Sforzesco (Sforza Castle) Civico Museo Archeologico Sezioni Preistorica ed Egizia (Prehistoric and Egyptian) Piazza Castello, Milan, Italy Tel. +39 0262083931 http://www.milanocastello.it/intro.html The Castle was named after Francesco Sforza, who transformed it into a ducal residence in 1450. But… Continue Reading

Antiques Market in Milan – Il Naviglio Grande

Last Sunday of the month; Milan’s Sunday Antique Market – Mercatone dell’Antiquariato Calendar 2017 Sunday 29 Jan – Mercatone dell’Antiquariato (Antiques) Sunday 26 Feb – Mercatone dell’Antiquariato (Antiques) Sunday 26 Mar   –  Mercatone dell’Antiquariato (Antiques) Sunday 2 Apr  –   Fiori e Sapori sul Naviglio Grande (Flowers) Sunday… Continue Reading

San Bernardino alle Ossa (Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa)

Being born at Halloween,  since childhood I’ve always had an unusual fondness for the dark and macabre, so when I heard about the “bone church”  San Bernardino alle Ossa  I wanted to go see it. I went on a Wednesday morning, nobody was… 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

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 year (End of February) Madonna di Campiglio: meeting with the Dolomites Dawn. On the legendary slopes of the biggest Trentino ski area, Trentino… Continue Reading

10 Great Places for Kissing in Milan

Best places to stop and kiss in Milan. I got the idea for this guide after a trip to Hawaii with my husband. In the guide book they had romantic places to kiss. Here are our choices for Milan: 1. Top… Continue Reading

Milan Central Station – Stazione Centrale Milano

Milan Central Station – Stazione Centrale Milano Trains, Shopping and a Little History High speed European trains as well as local trains come and go to Milano Centrale.  The Italian train lines go practically everywhere in Italy, there are trains to… Continue Reading

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele – Milano Architecture

The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele is at the heart of Milan and is a must see for all tourists. Not only is it one of the oldest glass covered galleries in Europe, but it is also a central meeting point and… Continue Reading

Romantic Milan, Love is in the Air

There are a plethora of romantic scenes and places in Europe, but Milan is particular. It’s not seen or dipicted as a romantic city in films or art, but it will surprise you.  For example, the  cobblestone streets of Brera… Continue Reading

When is the Best time to visit Milan?

It is true, April, May, and June in Milan have the best temperatures, but as someone who lives here all year ‘round, I can tell you that every season has its charm and attraction. There are events, festivals, fashion and… Continue Reading

Museums in Milan

Milan has a multitude of museums and galleries to view classical art, contemporary art and modern design. Museo del Novecento 900 (Photo above) Palazzo dell’Arengario Via Marconi, 1 (Piazza Duomo) 20122 Milano Contemporary art from 1900 on. A collection of significant donations… Continue Reading

Milan Public Transportation

Metro, Busses, Trams and Airports (Linate / Malpensa / Bergamo Orio Al Serio) The Milan public transportation system is set up quite well. Most areas of the city can be reached by metro, tram, filobus or bus. Services are also… 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

Milan Airport Information – Linate, Malpensa, Orio al Serio

How to get to Milan by Airport, by Train, by Car, by Taxi There are 3 airports servicing Milan; Malpensa, Linate and Orio al Serio in Bergamo. They are all easy to get to and from Milan city center by… Continue Reading