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Another Beautiful Place in Italy
Posted: Apr 21, 2012
Seeing the different places in Italy, Milan is one of the best places to visit and is considered as the 7th most beautiful places to visit for foreigners in Europe. If before it is not noticed by tourists unlike other cities in Italy like Venice, Rome and Florence, now it is eventually changing. The beauty of Milan is undeniably great. Milan or also called Milano the capital of Lombardy is the second largest city in Italy. Lots of things to do in Milan can really make tourists feel better when they visit this city. There are many historical places that tourists who want to know about Milan thousands of years ago will definitely take pleasure in seeing the cathedrals like Duomo, Piazza, Convent of Sta. Maria delle Grazie, Milan cathedral and Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio. These museums and cathedrals have many collections of artworks and antiques being used many years ago. The main reason why Milan is rich with art galleries and collection is because many well-known artists stayed in Milan like Leonardo Da Vinci. The art galleries and museums here in Milan make Milan the best place to go when it comes to seeing the most renowned paintings and artworks at all time. Also, The Last Supper painted by Da Vinci can be found on Sta. Maria delle Grazie museum. This is one of the main attractions here in Milan. If you are a Christian, you will be able to appreciate the beauty of this work from Da Vinci.
Aside from visiting Milan because of its wonderful and awesome art works, shopping is also a good thing to experience here. It might not be the same as the ones you can have in Paris where everywhere you can see lots of shopping centers but in Milan, it is only concentrated in one place. In the Rectangle of Gold you can be able to have the latest fashion from Chanel, Prada and Versace. Tourists like you can choose from variety of latest fashion styles starting form head to toe. Also, Milan offers a romantic ambiance as Venice does. Foods are also good in Milan. Milanese cuisines are definitely awesome and will last in your mouth. Dairy and meat products, maki and curry and creamy pasta are only few of the Malanese foods that you will find very delicious. Relaxing is also one of the things that Milan offers to its visitors. There are different spa centers or even hotels that are offering spa treatments for anyone who wants to enjoy the benefit of relaxing in Milan.
Considering Milan on your list could be a blessing for you and your family who will be experiencing the beauty and nature of Milan.
Authors of photos: Bert Kaufmann & frankartculinary
Austin Ames has many years' experience in article writing and he has written many more in the past.