Milan City Guide

Explore the fashion capital of Europe – the city of Milan. The sights, the shopping, and the best restaurants and bars for apertivo time.

Explore the Places

  • Bakeries and Sweets

  • Bars

    • B Cafè

      An intimate local cafe by day, bar by night serving Italian cuisine and cocktails in a welcoming atmosphere.

      Mentioned in Milan Photo Diary

    • GinO12

      The first ever gin bar in Milan serves a wide variety of gin cocktails in an airy, modern space with brick arches and garden seating.

      Mentioned in Milan Photo Diary

  • Attractions

    • Piazza del Duomo Milan

      The historic and modern center of the city. The cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete.

      Mentioned in Milan Photo Diary

  • Cafes and Coffee Shops

    • Galleria Vittorio Emanuele – Pasticceria Marchesi

      The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is Italy's oldest active shopping mall and a major landmark of Milan, Italy. Housed within a four-story double arcade in the center of town, the Galleria is named after Victor Emmanuel II, the first king of the Kingdom of Italy. 

      Within the Galleria is Pasticceria Marchesi, located on the mezzanine level above Prada's men's store. It gives a remarkable view of the Galleria’s mosaics from its many arched windows. Marchesi 1824 is renowned for its pastries, chocolate, and Panettone production.

      Mentioned in Milan Photo Diary

  • Restaurants

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