Museo Poldi Pezzoli
Inheriting his vast fortune at the age of 24, Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli also inherited his mother's love of art and during extensive...
Museo Bagatti Valsecchi
Though born a few centuries too late, the Bagatti Valsecchi brothers, Fausto and Giuseppe, were determined to be Renaissance men, and...
Frescoed rooms present the ultimate design challenge - with all those cherubim flying around, suddenly that houndstooth sofa seems a bit...
It can feel like feeding time at the zoo at Cova’s ever crowded bar but the relentlessly charming and attentive baristas won’t overlook...
L'Antico Ristorante Boeucc
Set in the basement of the grand-looking neoclassical Palazzo Belgioioso, Milan's oldest restaurant has been regaling diners since 1696....
Lonely Planet review
Stationery-tragics won’t be the only ones going quietly ga-ga over Fabriano’s goods. Everything from plain notebooks to linen pencil cases to kooky leather keyrings are exquisitely crafted. An everpresent sense of wit makes all the good taste even more attractive. Staff are delightful and wrap gifts with trademark flair.