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Our trip to Milano got a late start--not our fault. The high speed train, Frecciarossa, was delayed over an hour due to some political rumblings/rallies in Bologna.
We made it just on time to our lunch visit with Vera, our very first teacher of Italian, ...
First of all...all of this trip was made with the recomendations of this site "Mil„o nas Maos"!
1) Here to stay
we stay in Milan, for 1 and an half day, so we choose the hotel, based on the rate and location, so the ...
... performers could carry such elaborate costumes and still sing so well.
Another treat was right next to the Piazza Duomo – the Milan Galleria – a covered shopping area with VERY upscale shops – we just walked through!!
It was a quick Metro ride back to Milan Centrale for the train back to Cremona. We had almost a perfect train day – except that the ...
... persist. Staff were monitoring this. It was not until on our way out, we saw a sign that said a fee was required to take photos. From there we went to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Opened in 1867, it’s one of the world's oldest shopping malls and is a luxurious shopping experience like no other. The building is a marvel in itself, with glass ceilings and a steel structure that is decorated with mosaics representing ...
... Arts, founded in 1776, and the Braidense National Library, founded in 1770.
We walked around the gallery admiring the paintings by Rubens ( The Last Supper ), Van Dyke ( Portrait of a Lady )Tintoretto ( St Helen and Barbara at the cross), Veronese ( Dinner at the house of Simon) and the magnificent Rafaello - Marriage of the Virgin.
As well we saw Mantegna's Lamentation of Christ, and Madonna of the Cherubim, the San Luca Altar ...