A Beginner’s Guide to Milan’s Public Transport

Milan’s public transport system, or mezzi, are quite reliable. Indeed, tourists and locals alike often opt for the benefits of taking a metro, tram or bus, as opposed to looking for parking or spendin...

Milan's Duomo in 10 Amazing Facts

The Duomo in central Milan is surely one of the most photographed touristic spots of the city. Its imposing beauty is unquestionable, but these 10 facts will make you look at it with a refreshed sense...

Milan hosts “One Ocean” Forum

Urgent dialogue on ocean sustainability. International experts will meet in Milan on 3 and 4 October to draft a charter to save the world’s imperilled oceans. The forum will bring two days of de...

Another road show to attract EMA to Milan

High-powered delegation pushes post-Brexit candidature. Italy has sent a top-level team to Brussels to explain Milan’s “excellent” credentials to attract European agencies to the city as they prepare...

Mafia dragnet in Milan nabs 24

Lombardy politics and business infiltrated. Milan police carried out a major operation at dawn on 26 September, arresting 24 suspected members or allies of the Calabrian ‘ndrangheta organised crime s...

Milan’s Women’s Fashion Week ready to roll

159 collections on view until 25 September. Starting 20 September, this year’s edition of Women’s Fashion Week will present 63 catwalk shows, 94 presentations (plus another two by invitation only)...

Ryanair publishes list of cancelled flights

   Several flights to/from Milan cancelled. Ireland-based low-cost airline Ryanair, which operates many arrivals and departures at Milan’s third airport, Orio al Serio, has published a provision...

Milan cyclists head for Lake Maggiore – in the dark

  16-17 Sept. Bike Night with up to 1,000 riders. The night from 16 to 17 September will see up to a thousand cycling enthusiasts of every level set out from Milan to reach Arona, a distance of...

Emergency opens new HQ to public

NGO Emergency founded in Milan in 1994. Milan-based non-profit Emergency, which provides medical treatment for the needy in many parts of the world including in war zones, moves into its new offices...

Milan marks 150th year of King Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery

Shopping gallery inaugurated by King Vittorio Emanuele II in 1867. Around 900 guests will attend a charity dinner in Milan’s central Vittorio Emanuele Gallery on Piazza del Duomo on 13 September to...

70th anniversary of Italian Constitution: exhibit starts in Milan

Travelling exhibition marks the Constitution's anniversary. To mark the 70th anniversary of Italy’s 1947 Constitution – drawn up after the post-world war two referendum had rejected the monarchy an...

“Blue Whale” self-harming fears unwarranted say Milan investigators

Milan confirms only one self-harming case. Milan detectives receiving numerous worried reports from parents, guardians and teachers about suspected “Blue Whale” activities insist that this “psychos...

Public transport strike called for 14 September

Milan trams, buses and metro to be affected. Milan transport authority ATM has confirmed that the CUB Trasporti union has called for a stoppage on Thursday 14 September from 18.00 to 22.00. The indu...

MITO Settembre Musicale Public sing-along in Milan’s Piazza del Duomo

10 Sept. MITO Settembre Musicale choral concert open to all. To round off a day dedicated to choral concerts in the MITO festival programme, everyone from experts to enthusiastic beginners will be in...

Milan boosts city transport services

Milan provides better and faster connections. From Monday 4 September a reorganisation of bus, tram and metro routes will provide better and faster connections between the city centre and the outsk...

Milan province second in Italy for traffic accidents

Milan catching up with Naples for road accidents. Milan is Italy’s second worst province after Naples for traffic accidents, states the annual report from IVASS, the Insurance Vigilance Institute w...

Special deals for Monza F1 GP

 Trenord adds special trains, offers F1 package. Trenord, the Milan-based regional rail network, has announced 12 extra non-stop trains from Milan Centrale to Biassono Lesmo, close to Gate D, for n...

Over 100,000 kids in Lombardy not vaccinated

School registration risks delays, fines. Well over 100,000 children in Lombardy born between 2001 and 2016 are not yet legally covered by obligatory vaccinations, which puts at risk registration fo...

Class action wins against Milan’s Trenord

Compensation for 2 weeks of chaos in 2012. In a rarely-used legal move in Italy, consumer association Altroconsumo has won a compensation claim against Milan-based commuter network Trenord on behal...

A new garden in central Milan

An oasis behind the Royal Palace. A quiet, green oasis has been created in Milan’s city centre for shoppers or tourists to take a break from the hustle of city centre life and sit, read or chat in...

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