A metropolis where excellence is accompanied by sophisticated discretion.

Step into another world and discover the small green oases hidden behind Milan’s imposing façades

From quintessential tourist sights to lesser known locations, here’s our list of 10 things that simply can’t be missed on Italy's most luxurious lake

If you need a break from the stilettos and sartorial judgement, head here

A magnet for the city's creative set: Milan's 'zona Tortona' has become a centre of design, creating a new market for quirky restaurants, museums, shops and hotels.

Street art, home-grown boutiques and a street dedicated to mods and beats, Isola is one of Milan's best kept secrets

Once Milan’s bohemian district, now a focus for design, fashion and nightlife as well as art

From furniture to fashion, a district that expresses the best of design creativity

Italian flair is fêted at Milan’s new member's club for professional nomads

A constant flow of new twists on traditional themes, with a healthy pinch of avant-garde