MILAN A CITY TO VISIT AT LEAST 3 TIMES, NOT JUST ONCE
Milan is internationally recognised as one of the most important European capitals and beloved holiday destination, due to its prestigious historical sites as well as its renewed city skyline and urban master plan, that was completely redesigned for Expo 2015. The sparkling and glossy capital of Lombardy attracts an ever growing number of tourists, who long to visit the metropolis anytime of the year thanks to its incredibly entertaining offers which vary from fashion and design to architecture, food, art, cultural events and shopping in general. Milan will easily satisfy even the most demanding traveller in a wide variety of sectors. You should aim to visit Milan at least once a year to keep up with the latest trends and to experience something uniquely new. You are always welcome to come to Milan.
EDUCATED, CREATIVE AND DYNAMIC
Milan is an icon in terms of CULTURE thanks to its extremely busy calendar full of international EVENTS, which include the opera house, show-cooking nights, entire weeks dedicated exclusively to music concerts, movies, book or furniture fairs. In Milan will you be able to savour your favourite topic seven days in a row.
ELEGANT, SOPHISTICATED AND FANCY
Milan is the epicentre of upcoming trends. The worldwide fashion tribe pours into the city for the famous FASHION weeks in February and September. Designer boutiques can be found at almost every street corner although mostly located in the so-called quadrilatero della moda, the shopping district right in the centre.
FINE, MODERN AND INNOVATIVE
Milan has always been considered the capital of DESIGN thanks to its cutting-edge creativity that is showcased at the world’s most famous Salone del Mobile, the furniture fair in Rho Fiera in April. At this time of the year many temporary furnishing exhibitions pop up through the city and in the wider metropolitan areas.
HARD-WORKING, HONEST AND EFFICIENT
Milan has become a reference also for BUSINESS realities, economic platforms and finance trading. Thanks to its central positioning in Europe and to the efficient infrastructure which attracts rigorous business crowds have chosen this venue to settle their headquarters or simply to improve their property investments.
EXQUISITE, DELECTABLE AND GOURMET
Milan offers a succulent variety of restaurants with all types of FOOD: from traditional Italian cuisine to super chef’s modern interpretations. From simple trattorias to high-class bistros with fusion cooking, cocktail bars and so on and so forth. In this city even the most demanding palates will be satisfied!
ARISTOCRATIC, HISTORIC AND UNIQUE
Milan has a vast cultural heritage to share, thanks to its thousand-year old HISTORY which roots back to the Western Roman Empire up to what we can witness today: a mix of noteworthy contrasts that stretches from the breath-taking Gothic style of the Duomo to the latest dazzling lines of the modern skyscrapers.
CLASSIC, UP-TO-DATE, ECLECTIC
Milan is a must for those who love ARCHITECTURE as it graces the visitor with a unique mixture of styles: from the Lombard-Romanesque Style of Sant’Ambrogio to the Milanese Baroque of Ca’ Granda, from the classic style of Santa Maria delle Grazie to the liberty of Porta Venezia or the modern elegance of La Triennale.
GORGEOUS, EXCLUSIVE AND EVER STYLISH
Milan is a real SHOPPING heaven! As a visitor you will be amazed and captivated by a variety of both high-class shops and more reasonable boutiques which are scattered around throughout the entire city. Windows full of fine clothing, jewelleries or refined design objects will be candy for your eyes and a great temptation!
ALTERNATIVE, VIBRANT AND INDEPENDENT
Milan is a trendsetter also in the ART scene. The city hosts some of the most beautiful classics at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana but also many contemporary works at Palazzo Reale, in private galleries or in former industrial areas. The pre-opening parties of many exhibitions have become popular and a must for the artistic crowd.
INTERNATIONAL, PROGRESSIVE, OPEN-MINDED
Milan never stops as it continually improves. It’s a SURPRISE even for its own residents who might wake up one day to find that they live in a completely renewed district. The attitude of attracting an eccentric blend of the most various and extravagant influences makes it one of a kind in the entire Italian territory.