Have you ever heard the name Mediolanum, the name of the second largest city of Italy. If not, don’t worry, it’s just the old Roman name for Milan, Italy.
Coming to Mediolanum for the first time? Discover this elegant city through the eyes of one who lives there explained in a perfect way for the first time visitors or for those wishing to experience again its unique culture and elegancy.
The crucial start to your Milan visit is to make sure you have all the information you need regarding getting to the city, getting around the city and the most importantly where to stay and where to eat. Be sure to check this comprehensive guide to city Airports (Malpensa and Linate), its metro system or even road and rail network.
If you decide to enjoy its attractions, don’t worry I will explain you all its attractions, from majestic Duomo to the ancient Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio to The Last Supper of Leonardo da Vinci. If you are looking for some romantic spots in this city, than Brera don’t can be the right palace for this with its Paris atmosphere or the picturesque views of the Navigli Canals (Grande and The Naviglio Pavese) or Galleria Vittorio Emanuele called the ‘salotto della città’ (The city Lounge) or famous gardens like Gardini Pubblici (Civic Gardens) and many others.
Relax and take one of many tours of the city or to nearby Como Lake or Pavia and Vigevano. And if you would like to do some shopping than it is a heaven for shopping lovers and you will find only the best. Just wait for big sales in July and January every year. Paris and New York might think that they are the fashion capitals of the world, respectively.
But the true inspiration for fashion lovers, designers and fashion models is in the end this city. It offers shopping for those who cannot accept anything but the best. Such stores include Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, Armani, Valentino, Laura Biagiotti, Fendi and more. There is something for everyone in Milan streets of fashion.
Milan is a great place to go if you want to look good. The Milanesi are serious people and they are most serious about their fashion, from big Italian names like Prada, Armani to numerous new comers. Put on your best outfit and your most comfortable (and stylish) walking shoes and explore all Milan’s beauty.
Of course I can’t miss two football teams like Milan and Inter! The city’s two football (soccer) teams are presented in detail with both San Siro stadium guides and club histories.