Tag: Things to do

‘Don’t eat fresh tomatoes in winter’ & other things learned at Italian cooking school

‘Don’t eat fresh tomatoes in winter’ & other things learned at Italian cooking school

A lovely one-day Italian food course.

Santa Maria Presso Satiro: A church with an optical illusion

Santa Maria Presso Satiro: A church with an optical illusion

This beautiful church has a lot of things you’d expect to see in an Italian cathedral – and one thing you wouldn’t: an optical illusion.

QC Terme: A spa with a tram sauna & ancient Spanish walls

QC Terme: A spa with a tram sauna & ancient Spanish walls

Stressed? A vintage tram awaits behind ancient city walls, ready to transport you from your troubles.

Sant’Alessandro in Zebedia: An off-the-beaten-path treasure

Sant’Alessandro in Zebedia: An off-the-beaten-path treasure

It’s not as elaborate as the Duomo, but this cathedral is still a work of art.

Creepy or cool? Milan’s ‘bone church’ is lined with human skulls

Creepy or cool? Milan’s ‘bone church’ is lined with human skulls

A church lined with human skulls. Although it sounds like a script from a horror movie, this cathedral is definitely worth a visit.

Pirelli’s HangarBicocca gallery is a favorite for art lovers

Pirelli’s HangarBicocca gallery is a favorite for art lovers

You probably won’t read about it any guide books, but that doesn’t mean HangarBicocca isn’t well worth a visit.

Funky food market thrives in abandoned warehouse

Funky food market thrives in abandoned warehouse

An abandoned warehouse in Navigli has been transformed into a culinary hotspot, offering up something for every palate.

Monumental Cemetery is Milan’s most dramatic resting place

Monumental Cemetery is Milan’s most dramatic resting place

With exquisite statues and elaborate monuments, you’ve never seen a graveyard so beautiful. Entry is free, so what are you waiting for?

Garibaldi station’s spectacular street art

Garibaldi station’s spectacular street art

Who said public transportation had to be boring? Travel through Garibaldi station’s tunnel of street art for a unique and colorful experience.