Visit Milan in 30 Seconds

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

10 Things You Must See in Milan

Travel Guide to Milan – what you must see on your visit to Milan. Shopping, Duomo cathedral, Sforza Castle, Last Supper by Da Vinci, Royal Palace, Central Station, and more… If you are visiting Milan, you probably already have a… 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

24 Hours in Milan, One day Itinerary

You’ve only got one day to visit Milan – here is a guide on how to best spend your time. You can follow this D.I.Y. tour, or book a 3 hour tour with a guide. Morning Start the day at Bar Magenta… Continue Reading

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 skiing and snowboarding in Italy. Milan is located at the base of the Alps. You can even see the majestic… Continue Reading

Milan Luxury Spa Day with Optional Massage

After shopping and sightseeing in Milan, why not treat yourself to ultimate relaxation at the QC Termemilano luxury spa? Let your stress, tension and discomfort melt away and make use of up to 30 wellness experiences including the use of thermal baths, whirlpools, saunas, steam rooms and salt rooms. Complete your spa session by upgrading to include a 25-minute massage. Alternatively, opt to visit the spa in the evening and enjoy an ‘aperitivo’ of a drink with a light buffet, too! Continue Reading

Milano Card: Milan Sightseeing Pass

Explore Milan at ease with the Milano Card and sightsee at leisure, enjoying discounted or free entry to the city’s world-class museums and monuments. Milan is a mecca for fashion lovers, so make the most of special offers when shopping in its stylish shops or eating in its equally glamorous restaurants. With included public transport and further savings on taxis, football matches, tours, theater shows, airport shuttles, bike rentals and more, your Milan sightseeing pass offers everything you need for hassle-free city sightseeing. Continue Reading

Milan Art Tour: Da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper’ and the Church of San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore

Discover some of Milan’s greatest artistic treasures on this 2-hour walking tour. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper,’ one of the world’s most famous art pieces, and admire the must-see interior of the Church of San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore. With an expert guide, discover Milan’s off-the-beaten-path sights, including Church of Santa Maria presso San Satiro and the controversial ‘L.O.V.E’ sculpture of a finger while listening to informative commentary. Three start times are available when booking. Continue Reading

Milan Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper’

Discover Milan and see da Vinci’s masterpiece, ‘The Last Supper,’ on this 3.5-hour tour. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Santa Maria delle Grazie to admire ‘The Last Supper’ in situ. Demand is high and the queues get long to see this masterpiece; choose this best-selling tour for advance booking and entrance tickets. Explore La Scala opera house with your guide. Marvel at the scale and beauty of Milan Cathedral and learn of its long history. Explore the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele shopping arcade, a highlight of Italy’s fashion capital. Continue Reading

Milan Airport Private Departure Transfer

You have seen the sites, indulged in lovely Italian food, and shopped to your hearts content. Regrettably it is time to leave the cosmopolitan city of Milan, why make the day harder than it has to be. Prebook your Milan Airport Private Departure Transfer to ensure a smooth departure from your hotel for your flight home. Continue Reading

Skip the Line: Leonardo da Vinci Walking Tour of Milan Including ‘The Last Supper’ Ticket

Get up close to one of the world’s most famous paintings on this 3-hour walking tour of Milan including a visit to Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper.’ With a local guide at your side, see the ‘Atlantic Codex,’ a 12-volume bound set of scientific drawings and writings compiled by da Vinci between 1478 and 1519, and enjoy a guided tour of the UNESCO-listed Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. Then, skip the lines and enjoy an intimate viewing of ‘The Last Supper,’ undoubtedly one of da Vinci’s greatest masterpieces. Continue Reading

4-Day Dolomites Tour from Milan

4 days and 3 nights leaving from Milan. Small groups tour discovering the most amazing Italian mountains: the Dolomites.
You’ll have the chance to discover the beautiful town of Verona before commencing your trip to the mountain. Visit of Canazei, Fiemme and Fassa Valleys, Cortina, Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Alpine lakes, mountain passes, Merano, Bolzano and Trento. Hotels located in the heart of the cities. Breakfast included. Continue Reading

4-Day Italian Lakes Tour from Milan

Enjoy 4 days and 3 nights Italian lakes departing from Milan. You’ll have the chance to discover the most important lakes of the northern Italy: the small Lake Orta, the refined Lake Maggiore, the luxurious Lake Como, the amazing Lake Garda, the picturesque Lake Iseo.

All hotels are located in the heart of the cities, you will enjoy trips by boat on the main lakes and visits of beautiful towns such as Como, Bergamo and Verona. Breakfast is included.

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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

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  https://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

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

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