Articles Tagged with Milan

Culture + Style

A Year to Remember: A Monthly Guide to the World’s Most Extraordinary Celebrations

With so many diverse and memorable celebrations occurring around the globe every year, it’s always a good idea to plan your travels around a citywide or countrywide cultural event. Be it a big-time thoroughbred race…
Milan

Design, Dining and Rich Traditions Await on a Milan Weekend Escape

Go beyond standard guide book suggestions when planning your trip to Milan. The city offers so much more than fashion shows and dazzling stores: It is the economic capital of Italy, a city where tradition…
Tips + Trends

Look Beyond Bright Lights and Big Cities to Find Europe’s Most Delightful Small Towns

Europe’s major cities are teeming with cultural and historical attractions that, by default, amass crowds. But sometimes you just want to escape for a day of peaceful exploring. Here are some enchanting towns to discover…
Eat + Drink

From Cocktails to Craft Brews, 5 Unexpected Cities with a Standout Drinks Scene

Lovers of libations are likely familiar with finding hip drinks scenes in major metropolises like New York City, London or Los Angeles. But some of the most exciting work in the cocktail and craft beverage…
Tips + Trends

Please Don’t Tell: Top Secret Spots in Milan

Milan has ample iconic sights that all travelers to the bustling, modern city get to see. But few have visitors get the inside scoop to experience truly awe-inspiring secret spots in Milan that most guidebooks…
Tips + Trends

Meet Milan’s Brera District, the City’s Chicest Neighborhood

The Brera neighborhood in Milan is one of the city’s chicest. It wasn’t always that way. It was once home to this northern Italian metropolis’ more bohemian, artistic denizens. But all that’s (mostly) changed, as…
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An Architecture Lover’s Guide to Milan

For many years, the urban landscape in Milan was dominated by two major structures: the Duomo and Sforza Castle. While these two buildings are still major icons, the rest of the city has risen to…
Milan

Ready, Set, Click: Where to Find Milan’s Top 8 Spots to Photograph

Milan doesn’t have many massive landmarks like the Colosseum or the Ponte Vecchio, iconic places that you can capture from all angles and in different lights. But a photo tour of the city will bring…
Tips + Trends

Milan After Dark: Where to Eat, Drink and Party in the Navigli District

Milan may be a refined fashion capital, but that doesn’t mean the entire city is perfectly polished. Take the Navigli district, an area marked by two canals, the Naviglio Grande and Naviglio Pavese, and a…
Milan

Sip and Sup: Where to Have Your Aperitivo in Milan

Aperitivo, pre-dinner drinks accompanied by complimentary nibbles, is a time-honored tradition in Milan, a city where dinner starts late. Many trace its roots to northern Italy, with some claiming that the practice of consuming an…