CITY GUIDES: MILAN OFF THE BEATEN PATH

Milan never ceases to thrill and captivate. Situated in the Lombardy region of Italy, this cosmopolitan Italian city draws throngs of tourists with shopping and dining opportunities at some of Italy’s most exquisite shops and restaurants.

There are a number of different venues worth exploring that are not on the typical tourist agenda. As a newcomer to the city, you will discover that Milan has much more to offer besides upscale shopping stores.

Discover the Navigli waterways

This trendy area is frequented on the last Sunday of the month by antique bargain-hunters, and during…
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CITY GUIDES: MILAN OFF THE BEATEN PATH

My travelling trail of art

Outside the Basilica of St. Babila there is a man with deep brown eyes, an empty cup and less than ten toes. He smiled at the sketch of San Babila for a while after I walked away, and then quietely slipped it into his pocket. Outside the Basilica of St. Babila there is a man with deep brown eyes, an empty cup and less than ten toes. He smiled at the sketch of San Babila for a while after I walked away, and then quietely slipped it into his…
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Effortless city style

Paris - one of the most stylish cities in the world. Image courtesy of iStock.

Paris – one of the most stylish cities in the world. Image courtesy of iStock.

Gants’ summer range is all about easy elegance. Your travel wardrobe just got a whole lot simpler – and more chic!

Hit the streets of the world’s most stylish cities – Paris, London, New York and Milan – and you’ll see some of the most casually elegant fashion. Get kitted out in Gant’s summer range and embrace classically preppy, urban…
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Stylish things to do in Italy

The buzzing city square in Trento, Italy. (iStock image).

The buzzing city square in Trento, Italy. Image courtesy iStock.

Italy is renowned for its history, food, fashion and passion! Here are some of our favourite hotspots.

We’re all for visiting famous cities like Rome with its ancient buildings, Florence and its Renaissance treasures, Venice – the “sinking city of canals”, and the fashion capital, Milan, but there are other hidden gems worth exploring too.

Trento was voted the best Italian town to live in, according to the Il Sole 24 Ore report…
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