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…
Read More

CITY GUIDES: MILAN OFF THE BEATEN PATH

City Guide: Munich

The beautiful city of Munich. Image courtesy iStock

The beautiful city of Munich. Image courtesy iStock

ABOUT

There’s a lot more to Munich than beer and bratwurst. The city is dominated by those twin attractions when the famous Oktoberfest rolls around, but the capital of German’s Bavaria region has other fun and quirky attractions too, building a vibrant atmosphere from its rich but sombre history.

Munich dates back to about 1158 and is choc-a-bloc with past and present cultural delights. The city’s artistic side kicked up a notch in 2013 when 1…
Read More