Milan The Essential
In addition to being the Italian economic and financial capital, Milan is the worldwide centre of fashion and design. This cosmopolitan allure is further reinforced by the almost daily urban transformations that are turning the city into a future megalopolis. Elegant and stylish, the city is a bustling hive of activity from its trendy bars and cafés to its pedestrian, shopping streets in the historic centre. It is the shop window for modern Italy and a 21C take on the dolce vita - Milan must be seen.
With its spires, pinnacles, gables and