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Insiders guide through the city of fashion
If you are a fan of fashion, design, style and luxury, then Milan is one of the best cities that you should visit...
Everyone knows that Milan is one of fashion's most advanced cities of the world, and it is often called the world capital of fashion. However, fashion is not only attraction of this city. Here, you can see an abundance of art and architecture, and this is also an ideal place to explore the wealth of cuisine of Italy. Of course, we do not need to emphasize that shopping in this city a truly amazing experience. Home of the brands such as Armani, Versace, Prada and Gucci, this city is the headquarters of haute couture, where practically every street got their portion of glory in one of the top fashion magazines.
When you visit this city, we recommend you to stay at the Armani Hotel Milano. Simply, there is no better tribute to this modern city than a hotel designed by Giorgio Armani himself. In addition, we present the best activities that this city offers, and in which you will surely enjoy.
Best day trip
Lake Como is located in the region is famous for its dramatic scenery, in the foothills of the Alps. It is popular because of fresh air, water, mountains and incredibly good time. Difficult will be to get back to "civilization", once you experience the beauty of nature.
For an unforgettable experience of shopping, Armani Hotel Milano proposes Personal Shopper service. As this hotel is located in the heart of the famous Quadrilatero della Moda district, known for its luxurious boutiques, hotel guests will be accompanied by experienced fashion experts and get a chance for an amazing fashion adventure.
The best view
Armani style and philosophy define every detail of the hotel Armani in Milan. Each element of the hotel is personally created by the famous fashion designer, taking into account aesthetics and sensuality of every little thing. Rooms which are located on the sixth level of the hotel offer private terraces with superb views of the historic center of Milan and the Porta Nuova district. All common areas are located on the seventh and eighth floor in the so-called glass hat of the hotel, and from there you can enjoy panoramic views of the city - from the historic cathedral, to the newest skyscrapers.
Best family activity
Younger guests will be sure to enjoy this hotel and the town due to a special Kids Program. Every child will receive a bag hospitality upon arrival, which will contain many gifts in accordance with the age of the child and all the amenities they need. Also, kids have access to certain Armani / SPA services and a separate menu in the hotel restaurant. The hotel's staff is trained to give them the best advice when it comes to places that children would find interesting.
Best secret Milan culture
Pinacoteca di Brera, one of the most famous art galleries of the world, which includes works of art by Italian artists from the 14th to the 20th century is definitely a treat that only Milan offers. Brera is normally one of the most picturesque parts of the city, with its historic narrow streets. During the evening, neighborhood restaurants and bars that set the outdoor gardens in the streets, so this whole area has its specific lively vibe.
The best restaurant for a celebration
Located on the seventh floor of the prestigious Manzoni 31 building, Armani / Ristorante combines the excellence of Italian taste with the upheavals on the world level. Innovative and elegant, modern and traditional, this restaurant combines the technique, style and sensory experience. Armani style is evident in the design of restaurant, natural colors and refined environment.
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