Milan is the first metropolitan area in Italy by population and extension. It is also the capital of Lombardy with a population of over 5 million. Milan is also the main industrial, financial and financial centre of Italy. It is positioned North of Italy with Turin and Genoa to its West, Venezia to the East and Bologna and Firenze on it’s South.
A visit to Italy without visiting Milan is incomplete.
The pictures below was on a visit during the popular Milan Design Week (Salone Internazionale del Mobile di Milano). It holds at the popular Fiera Milano which is just a 10 mins train trip away.
Tip: Use the opportunity to enter a 1st class coach on a fast train line (TrenItalia). The cost difference with 2nd classe is only 1 Euro (lol)