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Best Neighborhoods

One of Italy’s most cosmopolitan cities, Milan is a collection of vastly different neighborhoods, each with its own spirit and character. 

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Day Trips

Milan is the portal to a whole region of culture, fine food and even finer scenery. From lakes to monasteries, here are the best day trips from Milan.

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Getting around Milan needn't be a headache even during rush hour. Here's our guide to navigating the fashion capital by bus, bike and train.

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Free Things to Do

Milan brims with free attractions, from glorious churches and exceptional architecture to unique museums. Here are the best.

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5 Shops

Beyond high fashion, Milan brims with funky independent shops. Here are five of the best ones.

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