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Pavilion of Indonesia at The Next Universal Expo 2015 in Milan, Italy

I have shared quite some posts about the next universal exposition (Expo 2015) that will be held in Milan, Italy this year from May 1st to October 31st. 276 more words


Milan in one day

Milan is a vibrant city, and the new hot destination in Italy: here is a walking itinerary to discover Milan in one Day.

Milan is usually not included in mainstream tourist itineraries, but things may change in the next few months. 807 more words


An alliance between the Catholic Church and (moderate) Islam?

Cardinal Angelo Scola, the Archbishop of Milan, probably would not be considered a member of the liberal wing of the Catholic Church. He has a close relationship with Communion and Liberation, and in the last Conclave he was the main rival of Cardinal Bergoglio. 134 more words


Como, Como, Como ... Why Do I Never Get Bored of You?

Lake Como is absolutely my most favourite lake in Lombardy. There are of course many other beautiful lakes in Lombardy such as Lake Garda, Lake Maggiore, Lecco… 345 more words


Bellagio, the perfect romantic getaway

Few places are as romantic as Lake Como, and even fewer resorts as beautiful as Bellagio, the delightful hamlet located at the tip of the long hilly promontory which divides the two southern branches of Lake Como. 8 more words


Bergamo: Lombardy's hidden jewell

Bergamo Alta is a fascinating medieval town perched on a hill, surrounded by 16th-century cyclopic defensive walls. Its old city center hides real treasures, such as the piazza vecchia, the Duomo and the cappella Corleoni, an amazing renaissance master piece. 15 more words