The Como Group of Artists – ‘Astrattisti Comaschi’. How come a group of Como-based artists established themselves at the forefront of the abstract art movement in Italy and Europe in the 1930s?
A couple of weeks ago, I traveled with my husband to Milan in Northern Italy. I’ve been in Milan a few times before as I love the cosmopolitan vibe offered by this global city which is perfect for anyone who loves the art, design, entertainment and fashion. Milan has been recognised as one of the […]
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These past two weeks have probably been the busiest of my semester so far, but also two of my favorites in a lot of ways! Last weekend, I was extremely lucky to have Hannah, one of my dearest Ole friends (pun intended), visit me in Milan. And this weekend, I hopped on a train to […]
The first weekend of the month is always a good time to go and see a new place in Italy. Thanks to Ministero per i beni e le attività culturali, every first Sunday of a month you can enjoy visiting almost all museums and archaeological excavations in Italy for free, adoring the beauty of this […]
We departed Dubrovnik and flew into Venice. Here began our three week journey through Italy. Verona, Rome and Tuscany were absolutely our favourites… VENICE St Mark’s Cathedral Grand Canal VERONA Juliet’s Balcony Centro Storico Basilica San Zeno MONZA Formula One Grand Prix MILAN Duomo di Milano Sempione Park Castello Sforzesco CINQUE TERRE Walking the trail […]
I am still in the midst of my week of travel, but I finally have a bit of down time to catch up on my weekend before continuing on my adventure. Only two weeks after my weekend in Rome, I spent a few days in Milan, and I am so glad I chose to do […]
Trends included a Nineties vibe with grunge influences, leather and revisited tailoring as the news of Karl Lagerfeld’s death clouded Milan Fashion Week, although his last collection for Fendi was a hit and seen as a moment to celebrate the designer and his immense legacy.
Daniel Lee – two words that eight months ago didn’t mean much to even the most well-connected of fashion insiders and now have become synonymous with an erudite take on luxury, courtesy of the contemporary new mood he has ushered in at Bottega Veneta. Much has been made of Lee’s CV, particularly the stint at […]
The time of year has come again! Milan Fashion Week, the most anticipated event in the capital of Italian fashion. From 20 to 25 February, you will be updated in real time. This week it’s as if you were in Milan. It is always special and crazy to be invited and participate in this exclusive […]
Milano…Milano….capitala modei…..Domul din Milano….Prada….Gucci…. La Scala….ehh, cam asa suna in capul meu. Am ajuns la Milano, regiunea Lombardia…cu avionul 🙂 . Am aterizat pe Malpensa si am luat un autobuz Terravision (8 Euro) pana in Milano la gara centrala. De acolo am luat un abonament pe 3 zile pe toate mijloacele de transport si m-am […]
My time in Milan is officially OVER! I’m back in Kansas and better than ever. After living in Milan for three months, I have compiled a list of my favorite bars, cafés, restaurants, museums, and general cool spots around the city. Restaurants StraRipa Restaurant Location: Ripa di Porta Ticinese 19 Atmosphere: ★★★★☆ Food: ★★★★☆ Service: ★★★☆☆ […]
While struggling to write the article about my holiday experience in Croatia, long past due date – mi scuzi – I thought I’d share a quick review about Milan first, since my memories are still fresh. I’ve heard many different opinions before my trip, most of them being negative. There’s not much to see & […]