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Milan Entertainement Guide

Milan is the most famous quality entertainment destinationsone of Italy. Milan offers solutions for different types of people by offering activities, restaurants, clubs and other kinds of entertainement.
We offers you some ideas for your stay in the beautiful city of Milan.

Shopping in Milan

Milan shopping For what concerns the shopping, Milan is synonymous all around the world of elegance, fashion and class.
Milan is the perfect city for luxury shopping, with its elegant shops and boutiques that can be found in the famous streets of Milan as Via Montenapoleone Via della Spiga, Corso Buenos Aires, Via Borgospesso e Via Manzoni. The shops are true temples of luxury, with prestigious brands as Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Armani, Prada, Valentino, Dolce and Gabbana and Versace.
Thanks to this fashion streets Milan is famous all around the world and every year attracts millions of tourists.
In the heart of Milan, just few minutes from the Cathedral of Milan, you can find one of the most gorgeous shopping centres in Italy, La Rinascente : ten floors where you will find everything you need among jewelery, accessories, clothes, perfumes, cosmetics, Italian and foreign brands, all characterized by their amazing style and fashion. In the building you can also find a floor dedicated to bars and restaurants where you can find also a sushi bar.

Milan Theatres

Milan offers a myriad of possibilities for the theatre fans: ballets, Opera, shows and funny performances. La Scala is the most famous theatre of Milan and of Italy: here you can admire the most elegant and charming Opera.
If you love the theatre and its exciting performances I suggest you the Piccolo Teatro , where now you can find the most successful show in Europe, Rain. A Canadian company that proposes a perfect mix of circus, theatre, acrobatics, dance, music shows.
If you love ballet you can search more informations in the Ventaglio theatre web page. The Auditorium of Milan is and one of the most famous theatres in Milan after La Scala: it hosts the Symphony Orchestra and the Giuseppe Verdi Milan Choir: a multifunctional space where you can enjoy symphony concerts, choral ones and a rich variety of shows.

Discos

Milan nightlife offer is the best in Italy where the whole night you will dance with a overwhelming and exciting music of its amazing clubs.
I suggest you the best clubs, easy to reach, the most beautiful of Milan. Milan nightlife host some of the most exclusive parties of Italy and many celebrities can be spotted entering high-end clubs surrounded by their bodyguards.

Alcatraz Milano ,the bigger Milan club, the unique in Italy for its 3000 square metres-structure which hosts concerts and events such as fashion shows. Easily reachable by public transportation.

I Magazzini Srl ,a Milan nightclub where you can find the best Italian music and the news from the international setting. This huge club is structured in two rooms where the most famous deejays of the world as Tiga, the Chemical Brothers and the Deep Dish have performed and it hostes also a lot of concerts. In 2005 he won the MTV CLUBBING Best Club Award.

The Club is one of the most fashionable nightclubs in Milan and it has hosted vips as Elton John and Barry White. The music performed is chill out, house, funk and hip hop. The clients are young and selected.

Nephenta, the most famous historic club of Milan, located in the centre of the city, in Diaz Square, near the Milan Cathedral. The disco is easy to find by the several luxury cars parked outside the club. A trendy club with commercial music.

Codice a Barre is placed in the young area of Milan, the Navigli district. The club is structured on two floors where you can find two rooms: the main room and a privee élite.

Navigli District

The Milan young life taking place in the Navigli district where you will find hundreds of different restaurants, clubs, discos, pubs offers, all fashionable places. The pubs are modern, sophisticated and fashionable.
The best time of the day to visit this Milan district is the afternoon where you can have a romantic stroll among the canals, observing the traditional old books shops and the furniture ones among and flea markets and street artists.
Afterwords at 7.00 pm the atmosphere changes: the area becomes crowded for the happy hour.

Relaxing Green Areas

The fist public gardens were created and designed by Giuseppe Bolzaretto between 1875 and 1862. You can find this area in the town centre between Porta Venezia, Corso Venezia, Via Palestro and Via Manin.
One of Milan main green parks is the Sempione one, conceived by Emilio Alemagna and located near Sempione Square and the Sforza Castle. This park is really wonderful, it includes the Napoleonic Arena, the Aquarium, the Art Theatre (La Triennale di Milano) and the Milan City library.
If you are searching a relaxing place where spending a lovely day with your family or friends, just go there.
Parco Forlanini is another very famous park in Milan; next to the Idroscalo, it is the perfect place to relax, in one of the biggest green area of Milan. If you want to visit a romantic and elegant park, this is the perfect place for you. I suggest you also the Giardino Guastalla, placed in the homonym street: a classy garden with a fish pond.
This is not enough? Milan offers you another park, the Lambro Park, located in Via Feltre: a wide park and a relaxing atmosphere.

San Siro Stadium Events: Concerts and Football Matches

As you surely know the San Siro is the main stadium of Milan and one of the biggest one of Italy.
There many important football matches and concerts took place in the past and also nowadays the stadium keeps this important role in Milan sport life.
For what concerns football matches, we have to cite the derbies between Inter and Milan but don't forget all the other important matches of the Italian championship. Also some matches of the Wold Cup took place in this stadium in 1990, when Italy hosted this gorgeous event. Very famous as well, the Champions League's matches which run off in this important Milan stadium.

Talking about the concerts, many famous music stars entertained their fans in this stadium with their shows as Bruce Springstes and The Rolling Stones who came to San Siro more than once, and the Italian singer Laura Pausini and the boy band Negramaro. The next concerts in San Siro is the Depeche Mode one, on June 18th, the U2 concert on July 7th and in the end, but not less important, Madonna, on July 14th. San Siro provides a lot of music and sport proposals for your stay in Italy.

Milan Markets and Fairs

As in any other big city of italy also Milan during offers several local and feas markets where you can find a lot of different stuff as clothes and food, saving money compared to the prices of the supermarkets. Hundreds of stalls show their products daily in the different Milan areas.
If you are searching for special items you can rely on specialized markets or 'historical' fairs in Milan as in the flea markets where you can really find a lot of antiques collections. During the weekend, the most characteristic corners of Milan are crowded by pedlars and fans of the exchange, offering old restored furniture, exchanging stamps or telephone cards, looking for the missing piece of their collection.
One of the most interesting market in Milan is the Senigallia Market: every Saturday morning, Viale d'Annunzio becomes a picturesque sight, very crowded, full of colors and smells typical of flea markets. Here you can find everything: craftworks from all over the world, new and second-hand clothes, old furniture, comics, videos and every kind of book.
Another big market is placed in the Navigli area: the Mercatone del Naviglio Grande takes place on the last Sunday of each month and it is a big exhibition-market dedicated to antique stuff: furniture, objects for the house, old books and jewellery.

Here are some other markets:

PHILATELY AND THE POSTCARD
When: every Sunday
Where: via Armorari - approximately 100 exhibitors

GREAT PAINTERS OF NAVIGLIO (exhibition of 250 artists)
When: May
Where: Naviglio Grande

ANTIQUES AT THE LIDO (vintage items of all kinds, furniture, tools, equipment)
When: Second Sunday of the month
Where: Piazzale Lotto

THE MARKET BETWEEN U.S. AND YOU
When: daily from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 15 to 19.30 (except Tuesdays)
Where: via Marcora 8

Milan Museums and Art Exhibitions

The intent of this museum guide is to redeem the image of the amazing Milan, too often linked only to the business, its fashionable places and shopping: but Milan is also art and culture.
Milan hosts more than 30 museums that show works of art (paintings and sculptures), books, manuscripts and relics related to the world of science and technology as well as archaeological artefacts that testify how, even in past, Milan was one of the most important cities of Italy.
Some of the most famous and important museums of Milan are settled in the heart of Milan, in the areas where in the past time stood many of the liberal aristocrats clubs, and where writers, intellectuals, architects and artists such as Leonardo da Vinci lived and operate.
The most important museums is into the Sforza Castle , built in the second half of the fifteenth century and hosts the Museum of Musical Instruments and Decorative Arts, the Museum of Prehistory and Protostoria, the Egyptian Museum and the Old Art Museum.
For art lovers, there are many other museums in Milan as the Pinacoteca di Brera ,the Museo d'Arte Paolo Pini, the Museo del Tesoro del Duomo, the Museo Diocesano and the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana where they are preserved works by Botticelli, Bramantino, Caravaggio and Leonardo.



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