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Isola and Porta Nuova: the future of Milan between street art, tradition and modernity

Milan is a city full of contrasts between the new and the old, the modern and the ancient. Very frequently you can find contemporary architecture hidden behind a historic building or a historical monument just behind a modern bulding.

November free exhibitions in Milan

Kennedy Yanko’s Abstract Metal Sculptures in Milan, Chen Zhen's large scale installations are currently on view at Pirelli HangarBicocca, The exhibition "My bed is a garden - Mi cama es un jardín. The textiles of the women of Argentina’s dry forest (Santiago del Estero, Argentina)", by Carolina Orsini and Photo exhibition of Maddalena Arcelloni.

The most interesting and unusual streets of Milan

It is always nice to walk around Milan and pass through atmospheric and cute streets. Apart from the iconic sights there are some mostly hidden from the public eye that only the locals know about.

The Omenoni House in the center and its exclusive club

The ancient "Omenoni House", built in 1565, is often referred to  as "the House with Atlanteans". The name derives from eight statues on the facade depicting atlantes created by the famous sculptor Antonio Abbondio. Many have heard of it but do not know the exact location.

Fashion week in Milan. Milano fashion Week

From 19 to 25 February 2019, Milan will be hosting a week of fashion shows. Ahead of Milano Fashion Week Donna Autumn/Winter 2019/20, when fashionistas and fashionistas will find out what the trends of the famous fashion houses will be in the next seasons.

Duomo Cathedral’ Statue of Liberty in Milan

The majestic Duomo Cathedral on the main square of the city captures thousands of tourists every day, and have you ever paid attention to the statue above the main entrance of the Duomo? Doesn't it remind you of another equally famous statue?

What to see in Milan. 20 ideas on how to spend time

To see Milan with 20 ideas on how to spend time. Magnificent works of art, the unique atmosphere of Milan's streets, exquisite Italian cuisine and Milanese museums have been attracting travelers for centuries. And what else on the advice of local residents should be done in the fashion capital?

La Scala Theatre in Milan, for free prima del Teatro Alla Scala

Everyone can take part in the Prima del Teatro La Scala, because the municipality of Milan once again offers its residents and guests an amazing opportunity to experience the art of music. On 27 screens of the city from November 30 to December 10, 2017 will be broadcast prima del Teatro Alla Scala.

Discounts in Milan, shopping and Black Friday

Black Friday is an annual sale that takes place at the end of November. Profitable online shopping and shopping in Milan, and on November 27 Black Friday will be replaced by Cyber Monday, dedicated to hi-tech objects.

Summer in Milan. The best aperitif bars in the open air

On sunny days in the city, there's no way to get together for an aperitif outdoors. A few addresses in Milan for a great aperitif in the summer. For example, to admire the skyscrapers of the city at Bésame Mucho

Lunch in Milan

The right way to make a perfect coffee with the Italian Moka pot

The famous geyser coffee maker, which in Italy is called "Moka", invented by the Italian Alfons Bialetti in 1933, is a true symbol of Italy. It owes its name to the Mokha area in Yemen famous for the goodness of its coffee beans.