Milan : The Considered Guide
Stately, sophisticated and bold, Milan deserves its reputation as the fashion capital of Italy, but Milan is also home to stunning architecture, beautiful artworks and relaxing streetside cafes.
A lodestone for designers, artists, photographers and fashionistas, travellers come to experience the birthplace of top brands like Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace and Prada. But Milan’s rich history gives depth to this stylish exterior. The city s multi-faceted past is visible in its stunning architecture, with landmarks such as the Duomo Cathedral anchoring the surrounding streets.
A hard-working city, Milan is the industrial capital of Italy, but this work ethic is complemented by an unparalleled aesthetic devotion.
Soak up some opera in La Scala, admire Da Vinci s genius, and shop till you drop with these tips from our stylish contributors.
Featuring recommendations from a variety of Milan’s cultural movers and shakers including fashion journalist Federico Poletti, and curator Irene Crocco.