Milan & Lombardy

Milan and the region of Lombardy (Lombardia)

Sightseeing in Milan: 3 Places to Go Beyond the Duomo

The Duomo is magnificent. But do you know what else to do in Milan? Here are three ideas for first…

3 months ago

Best Places to Live in Italy: The 2019 Quality of Life Index

The latest rankings of the best places to live in Italy.

7 months ago

Masterpiece in the Pinacoteca Brera

Milan's Pinacoteca Brera is a first class gallery on par with Italy's finest museums. The collection of Italian, mostly religious,…

1 year ago

The Milano Duomo, Inside and Out

Milan's famed Duomo, also known as Santa Maria Nascente (Saint Mary of the Nativity), is that jagged, Gothic behemoth that…

4 years ago

Adopt a Spire on the Milano Duomo

Help preserve the Gothic spires of the Milano Duomo via the Adopt a Spire initiative.

5 years ago

The Art of Nobel Winner Dario Fo

Dario Fo's "The Earthquake in L'Aquila" Calling Italian playwright Dario Fo a "Renaissance" man would probably irk him given his…

7 years ago

Italian Fashion Designers and Their Hotels

Fashion designers have known for a long time that it's good to diversify. Not only have Italian fashion houses like…

11 years ago

Two New World Heritage Sites in Italy

Time to add two more Italian sites to the UNESCO World Heritage List. In July, UNESCO inscribed the Po Valley…

11 years ago

Spain Conquers Italy

Large parts of Italy were once united under the Spanish flag, with conquests in Naples and Sicily by the houses…

11 years ago

More Money Saving Tips for Milan

We recently got such a good response from our posting on Designer Outlets in Italy, that we thought we'd try…

11 years ago

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