Holidays in Milan: what to do and where to stay

There is a misconception that in addition to shopping and fashion show, more on holiday in Milan to do nothing, but, of course, in reality it is not. Besides the huge number of different shops in this beautiful city has many different interesting places and historical monuments is that combined with modern business districts, this museum of Milan, and an abundance of cafes, restaurants and dance clubs.

Financial and economic capital of Italy – Milan, located in northern Italy, in the territory of Lombardy. Milan is home to just 350,000 people, a source of income for which is to work on the various trading and financial companies, most of which are located in the office quarter of Porta Nuova, yet a significant percentage of residents working in fashion houses and light industry.

Getting to Milan can be of three airports located near the city, for international flights is most commonly used airport Malpensa, for domestic airport Linate, and low cost flights landing at the airport Orio al Serio, which is located in Bergamo. Also get to Milan by bus or train from various European cities.

Most interesting sights are in the heart of Milan and can see them all in one day while walking around. Starting point to explore the city, it is desirable to consider the Cathedral Square, which is located on the main attraction – a grand Gothic Duomo, whose construction began in 1386, the entrance to the cathedral and paid except inspection of the cathedral, visitors can climb to its roof, which offers view of the city. After the cathedral look into luxury La Scala opera house, built in 1776 and the royal palace dating from the 12th century. Visit the Sforza Castle and take a break at one of the three great areas of Milan – Della Scala, Dumo and Duca d’Aosta.

Make sure you order coffee at Zucca in Galleria, here drinking coffee Toscanini and Verdi, also try the best tiramisu in town and the best cafe Biffi ice cream in a cafe La Gelateria della Musica.

Even if you do not plan your route in advance, do not be afraid to get lost, because all roads lead to the Milan Duomo.
Among the many hotels in Milan, and we recommend that you have chosen the best, this hotels Chateau Monfort and Principe Di Savoia.

Hotel Chateau Monfort

this beautiful 5-star design hotel located in the heart of the historical center of Milan. All rooms have a different design, vintage decor elements combined with all modern amenities such as flat-screen TV, minibar and free internet access.Restaurant Rubacuori, working at the hotel, which specializes in Italian cuisine. The hotel has two bars – wine La Cella Di Bacco and cozy Lounge Mezzanotte. Back in the hotel has a fitness center, sauna and private parking. Parking and breakfast in the price of accommodation is not included.


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Hotel Principe Di Savoia

perfect luxury hotel is located on the Place de la République. The modern rooms have luxury furniture, safe, mini-bar, TV, hairdryer and telephone. At the hotel’s excellent gym, a beauty salon, a cafe, a lounge bar and a restaurant serving classic Italian dishes. The hotel has an indoor swimming pool and a choice of shops. The professional staff can provide you with babysitting and concierge services, and an extra charge will be at your disposal a private parking.


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