You'll always be in fashion with our Milan apartments
Milan is considered a fashion capital, one look around and you can start to see why. There are lots of designer shops to be found in the Rectangle of Gold, whether you decide to buy something or just want to window shop, and what’s more you'll also find one of the oldest shopping malls in the world, here in the city. Of course with so much fashion around it can make people watching a lot of fun. Grab a coffee, find a seat or head to the parks and watch the crowds. And if you’re not in the mood to cook in your Milan apartment, don’t hesitate to try the local food. If you fancy treating yourself you can also go to one of the local spas and enjoy being pampered for the day before going back to your apartment in Milan.
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Milan Accommodation in Centro Storico
Want to discover the heart of the city from a beautiful central location, then a Milan apartment in Centro Storico is the ideal spot for you. Shopaholics will not be disappointed with wants on offer in the city centre with style powerhouses such as Armani, Gucci, Prada, Dolce e Gabbana and Abercrombie & Fitch making the area their own. Fashionistas will want to flock to the exquisite Galleria Vittorio Emanuele where they will be able to shop ´til they drop as they go from boutique to boutique. The setting of the shopping mall is exceptional as well with a stylish mosaic floor and intricate 19th century details making it a work of art in its own right. Speaking of art, the area plays host to some of the finest galleries and museums in the region with the Brera Art Gallery, Scala Theatre Museum and Paldi Pezzoli Museum just a snippet of what you can explore. An apartment in Milan will ensure that you discover these amazing gems of the art world.
Architecture enthusiasts will feel right at home, as their apartment in Milan will allow them to gaze at the magnificent structures of the city. Breath-taking churches dominate the Centro Storico zone of Milan, creating a beautiful backdrop for the city. Start off with the world famous Duomo, which stands proud as the centre piece of Piazza del Duomo; the social hub of the city. This beautiful gothic cathedral dates back to the 14th century and who´s masterful façade projects itself onto the square making it the centre of attention when in Piazza del Duomo. However, the Duomo isn’t the only church worth seeing in the area with San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore a true gem when it comes to Renaissance architecture and one of the oldest European basilicas; Basilica di San Lorenzo Maggiore some great picks. After a great day exploring Milan, why not experience a touch of Milanese culture by heading to the Teatro alla Scala for an outstanding opera performance on a stage formerly occupied by legendary performer Pavarotti. A Milan apartment in Centro Storico is essential if you want to discover the heart of the city with a fantastic central location.
Apartments in Porta Romana
Discover the luxurious yet peaceful side of this cosmopolitan city with Milan accommodation in Porta Romana. Elegant buildings line the streets giving the area a touch of decadent class unseen in the other neighbourhoods of the city. The zone definitely has that chic and up-in-coming vibe to it with vintage clothes shops and quirky markets key elements of the district. To understand the influence that fashion has over this trendsetting city then pay a visit to the Fondazione Prada Museum. After indulging in the history of fashion, do a spot of shopping for yourself and with the exclusive streets of Viale Montenero and Corso di Porta Romana amongst your options, it won’t take long before you start splashing the cash. The area has a rich and distinct spirit making it a gem waiting for discovery within the regional capital. If food is more your thing then why not try some Milanese street food before kicking back and relaxing on a park bench, taking in all the sights of the city. The perfect way to end the day before returning home to your Milan apartment, ready to reminisce about your busy adventure in Porta Romana.
Accommodation in Navigli
Want to discover the medieval canals of the city, then a Milan apartment in Navigli is the place to start. Two canals which are still navigable today are the Naviglio Grande and Naviglio Pavese, well worth a visit to propel you back in time to see a different side of Milan. For a beautiful spot to sit back and relax in, venture over to Vicolo Lavandai, an area where in days gone by the washerwomen of the city would clean clothes, once again highlighting the rich heritage of the area. To experience life like the locals it’s well worth a visit to the Navigli Antique Market, held on the last Sunday of the month and you never know, you might pick up a bargain or two. To see the alternative side of the city then an apartment in Milan within Navigli is definitely recommended.
Porta Garibaldi – Apartments in Milan
For a great central location away from the hustle and bustle of the main tourist attractions, a Milan apartment in Porta Garibaldi ticks all the right boxes. Named after the Porta Garibaldi railway station you will be able to hop on a train and discover the city and region easily. A perfect area to sample the local cuisine, the best pizza and pasta of the city can be had in this amazing area. Alternatively you can experience Chinatown or take a peaceful stroll through Cimitero Monumentale Cemetery. Whatever you plan to do, Porta Garibaldi is an ideal base to explore from when you rent an apartment in Milan.
Apartments in Porta Vittoria
For a spot of shopping in an up-in-coming area, Milan apartment in Porta Vittoria is highly recommended. As like many other areas of Milan, the choices when it comes to shopping are endless with Piazza Cinque Giornate a must see for anyone looking to expand their wardrobe. This now revitalised area was once overflowing with dull and drab buildings reminiscent of a concrete jungle, however today is complete with vast areas of greenery, perfect for a leisurely walk or peaceful retreat from your busy day. Education is also an important part of Milanese life with the Città Studi a formidable force in the area being home to the headquarters of the main universities in Milan. A vast array of things to do waits in Porta Vittoria making it a key contender for a Milan apartment rental.
Why book with us
Here at Waytostay we will not only offer a wonderful choice of hand-picked apartments throughout the city but also provide support before, during and after your stay. We pride ourselves on our dedicated customer service team who are always happy to help with issues and queries. When a customer indicates a recommendation or a problem with an apartment we will contact the apartment owner and endeavour to find a solution as quickly as possible. Not only this, but we have a multi-lingual team willing to offer any assistance communicating with the owner if they don´t speak your language.
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