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Milan Cathedral - panorama at night; Italy

Panorama of Milan Cathedral | Italy

Panorama of Milan Cathedral | Italy Italy, Milan The Cathedral of the Birth of St. Mary in Milan, commonly known as “Milan Cathedral”, could be described in many superlatives. It is one of the largest churches in Italy and even in all of Europe. The...
Milano Bosco Verticale (“Vertical Forest”) in Italy.

Bosco Verticale | Milan, Italy

The Bosco Verticale – “The Vertical Forest” was one of the most unique buildings I had ever seen in Milan. There were 900 trees, 5,000 shrubs and 11,000 floral plants that had been imbedded against the two towers. The towers were built in this style, to reduce smog and increase oxygen levels.  

Piazza del Duomo at sunrise – Milan, Italy.

Piazza del Duomo | Milan, Italy

Milano Duomo is the 5th largest Cathedral in the world and among this list of five – it is the oldest Cathedral. The day before I took this photo, we were enjoying some “Spritz” with a friend in a rooftop bar. From there, we had a view of the top of the Cathedral. From a bird’s eye view, you can see the many sculptures that are decorating the Duomo Towers.

Inside Milan Cathedral, Italy

Inside Milan Cathedral | Italy

Inside Milan Cathedral | Italy Italy, Milan “Impressive” is probably the most used word connected to giant cathedrals like the one in Milan. Well, I couldn’t agree more. The building itself, the third highest cathedral in the world, is awesome, but when you go inside...
Arco della Pace, in Milan, Italy

Arco della Pace, Milan | Italy

Arco della Pace, Milan | Italy Italy, Milan The Arco della Pace, or Arch of Peace, is a city gate of Milan. It’s dated back to the 19th century and is supposed to remind the European Peace of 1815. Originally it was supposed to honor Napoleon but during the...
Old Church in Milan with Flowers

Old Church in Milan | Italy

Old Church in Milan | Italy Italy, Milan One of the few photos which I have of Milan with a blue sky. Also in this shot, which Daria took, it was only possible, because the sky was breaking up for a short moment. But that short moment gave a nice opportunity of an...
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan, Italy

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan | Italy

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milan | Italy Italy, Milan Both times when I was in Milano it seemed to me that this shopping mall “Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II” attracted more tourists than the big duomo next to it. It is so crowded in there even though there is...