Milan

Italians gathering in Piazza Duomo, Milan

One Month: Expat Lessons

A few months ago I decided to make some changes in my life and, having recently acquired Italian dual citizenship, the first change was of scenery: I...
Salone del Mobile, five days with the best of design in Milan

Salone del Mobile, five days with the best of design in Milan

The Milano Design Week opens in Milan April 14 until April 19: indeed, what started in Milan as Salone del Mobile in 1961, which used to promote the...
Italians gathering in Piazza Duomo, Milan

One Month: Expat Lessons

A few months ago I decided to make some changes in my life and, having recently acquired Italian dual citizenship, the first change was of scenery: I...
Saffron risotto

Risotto allo Zafferano - Saffron Risotto

Risotto, once the province of the finest Italian restaurants and saffron, once the province of royalty come together to make one of Milan’s signature...
From food to art and design: a celebration of Italy in Milan

From food to art and design: a celebration of Italy in Milan

The exhibit "Arts & Foods: Rituals Since 1851" opened Thursday April 8 at the Triennale Museum and will open throughout Milan Expo 2015, as the...

St Ambrose altar, a treasure in the Milan's Basilica

The Golden Altar at the front of the nave was made in 835: the wonderful masterpiece of the golden altar for the Basilica of Saint Ambrose was...

Dancer Roberto Bolle turns 40

Roberto Bolle was born in Milan 40 years ago and soon trained at the Theatre La Scala Ballet School where he was chosen by Rudolf Nureyev to dance...