All to organize a city break in Milan


Milan is a city of a thousand riches. Capital of fashion, historic city, she also inherited an important cultural and artistic heritage. There is much to see in Milan but if your visit is a short stay, we must then focus on the essential and to dazzle the eyes in no time.

The Milanese heritage of great wealth, both architecturally and culturally. You can start with the Pinacoteca Brera, nicknamed the "Italian Louvre" which is exposed an outstanding collection of masterpieces ranging from the Renaissance to the present day, such as "Marriage of the Virgin" by Raphael, "Pieta" by Bellini or paintings of Modigliani. It is a paradise for art lovers.

The historical monuments are so many that for a city break, it is impossible to visit them all but some are absolutely indispensable. If it is necessary to visit in one, it will certainly be the Duomo, a magnificent Gothic cathedral, became the symbol of the city. This is one of the largest churches in the world with almost 160 meters long and 92 wide. Its construction began in the fourteenth century and was completed five centuries later. You can admire the beautiful stained glass and more than two thousand marble statues.

It is impossible to go to Milan and not to admire the Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci, one of the greatest masterpieces to work all the time which is the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. La Scala is also a must, this is one of the most famous theaters in the world, the greatest operas were represented. The ideal would be to attend a performance, the acoustics are truly exceptional. You take the opportunity to visit the Theater Museum which traces the history of La Scala and the passage of different artists. The library closes over a hundred thousand books on the world of the show.

Milan is the capital of fashion, so it is a concentration of fashion designers shop as in the Quadrilatero d'Oro, delimited Corso Venezia, the Monte Napoleone street and the streets Della Spiga, Manzoni where the greatest high fashion names rub shoulders as Armani, Vuitton, chanel and Prada to name a few.