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...
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
A custom-made shoe for every man's passing whim: go Zen in profound seaweed-green leather, rock out in deep purple, or warm up in sun-bronzed ochre that's the essence of Italy. There's the occasional misstep, like wing-tips covered with Da Vinci code scribblings - but the streamlined, single-eyelet numbers don't miss a beat. Prices have more than adjusted for inflation since Berluti was founded in 1895.