Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Milan. WTR's Milan map shows you the location of the FieraMilano SpA and Teatro alla Scala and Museum.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Peck’s Italian Bar and what to order at Ribot. Then you're off to Florence.
Welge Travel Report Notables for Milan
Getting around Milan
Public transportation for Milan
WTR's Tony Transit says what you need to know about public transportation in Milan is here (http://goitaly.about.com/od/milanitalytravel/l/bl_milan-transportation-map.htm)
People Watching in Milan
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" is at Piazza della Scala.
Beverages in Milan
Your morning espresso or cappuccino needs to be "just so" and your afternoon aperitivo needs a savory or sweet. Dinner will offer a wonderful array of Italian wines.
Dining in Milan
WTR's Carlota Cuisine says the best dining is at Sadler - D: Nightly, Via Ascenio Storza 77, 5810 4451
Seared red prawns, grilled artichokes, smoked sardine tatare with dumplings filled beet and robiola, baked pigeon with pistachios, vension loin with cabbage and a big wine list.
Nightlife/Entertainment in Milan
Our Shauna Showtime says the best nightlife is in the Navigli district.
Shopping in Milan
Shari Shopper says the best shopping is on Via della Spiga.
Business Information for Milan
Milan is open for your Business! Check out (www.comune.milano.it)
Exchange Rates (http://www.x-rates.com/)
Convention Center: If you’re here for a convention it’s probably at FieraMilano SpA - Strada Statale 33 del Sempione, 28,
This is the website for information (fieramilano.it/en/home), FieraMilano SpA is a trade fair and exhibition organizer headquartered in Milan, Italy. It is the most important trade fair organizer in Italy and one of the largest in the world.
US Embassy: (http://milan.usconsulate.gov/) via Principe Amedeo, 1002-2903.5400
Recognition for Milan
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Milan
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci"
Now to June 24, 2018 see Leonardo 1939 the Constructing of a Myth
The documentary exhibition “Leonardo 1939. The constructing of a myth” was curated and designed by the Museum. It retraces, through documents, volumes, photographs, drawings and historical objects from the collections, archive and library of the Museum, the genesis and context of the 1939 exhibition “Leonardo da Vinci and Italian Inventions” that was at the root of the foundation of the Museum itself in 1953.