Travel
Lifestyle

Italy's hottest new destination - An insider's guide to Milan

According to the Wall Street Journal, it's official. Milan is Italy's hottest new destination. Tourism figures show 2017 as a record year with over nine million tourists choosing to visit the city of fashion and design. Rachael Martin looks at what Milan has to offer this autumn.

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Rachael Martin

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2/12/2018

Travel
Lifestyle

Shopping and eating in Isola, Milan

If Rome has Testaccio, Milan has Isola. Both are areas that have been subject to renewed urban interest, and both have the atmosphere of a village where creatives and locals live side by side.

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Rachael Martin

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4/6/2018

Food trends
Food & wine

When in Rome, eat in Testaccio

The last time I was in Rome I stayed in Testaccio, as recommended by a Roman friend. You'll love it, she told me, and she was right.

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Rachael Martin

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19/3/2018

Events
Lifestyle

Christmas in Milano!

Christmas festivities in Milan began with the lighting of the Swarovski Christmas tree in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Europe’s oldest shopping mall, and home to Italian fashion brands such as Prada, Gucci and Armani.

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Rachael Martin

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18/12/2017

Culture bites
Culture

10 foodie things to do in Bologna

1. Start your day outside Caffè Vittorio Emanuele in Piazza Maggiore with a cappuccino and brioche (they’ll also give you a glass of water to go with it), and watch the world unfold.

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