milan
Country : Italy
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : Italian
Population
City: 1 324 169 (2014)
Metro: 4 252 246 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
Milan
closeMilan is the capital of Lombardia, the richest and most populous region of Italy. The city, the second largest in the country, is best known as an economic and financial center but it also has its fair share of cultural and architectural attractions.
Some of the must see attractions in Milan include the majestic Cathedral, the monumental Castello Sforzesco and Leonardo da Vinci's painting of the Last Supper in the Santa Maria delle Grazie.
Random Milan Highlights
Sforzesco Castle, Milan
The Sforzesco Castle has long been a symbol of power from where local and foreign rulers reigned over the city. Today the castle is home to a number of civic museums.
San Maurizio, Milan
The church of San Maurizio has one of the most magnificent interiors of all churches in Milan. Its walls and chapels are completely covered with 16th century frescoes.
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan
Architect Giuseppe Mengoni's masterpiece, an impressive glass and iron covered arcade, is one of city's most famous attractions. Dubbed Milan's living room, it is always teeming with people.
Arco della Pace, Milan
Construction of this triumphal arch, in honor of Napoleon's victories, started in 1807. After the French were ousted in 1814, the Habsburg rulers re-baptised the arch 'Arco della Pace', Arch of Peace.

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