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Milan L'รจ on grand Milan.Milan is a big Milan,ancient national saying

09 January 2017

SAN FEDELE

Just an upper view from SAN FEDELE CHURCH (1569-1579) home of the Jesuit in the city.Commisioned by CHARLES BORROMEO  and made by PELLEGRINO TIBALDI.

06 January 2017

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS pt 7

The last CHRISTMAS LIGHTS since next year.Today traditionally a feast day known as EPIPHANY is the last for this period started with CHRISTMAS,for the city began on december the 7th for SANT'AMBROGIO.     

21 December 2016

SNOW TRAM

A sporadic heavy SNOWFALL night in the city to remember the 21st of December first day of WINTER.The city icon tramway 1500 series in service from 1928 run frozen accross the city.Picture from the 1st of February 2012.

18 December 2016

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS pt 5

One of my favourite CHRISTMAS LIGHTS  ever in the city even if is always the same in the years.     

12 December 2016

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS pt 3

One from 12th,december,2012 a sporadic snow night in the city with shining CHRISTMAS LIGHTS from the luxury iconic hotel in the city.

07 December 2016

SANT'AMBROGIO


AURELIUS AMBROSIUS known as Saint Ambrose (340 a.d,Augusta Treverorum,Gallia Belgica,Roman Empire-April 4th,397,Mediolanum,Italia Annonaria,Roman Empire).It was the bishop of the city made by popular acclamation in 374 a.d.is one of the four original doctors of the Church,patron and saint of Milan celebrated on december the 7th.It's even the grand season opening day of the TEATRO ALLA SCALA (opened in 1778) simply known as LA SCALA beacuse built on the former location of SANTA MARIA ALLA SCALA.Many of the finest lyrics performers appeared in the past 200 years and is considered the worldwide Lyrics Temple.During the inaugaral day VIP's from around the world are in the teather,normally the common public is very warm always with the ears ready to unlimited hands clap or whistle heavily the performance as in the last years at the end of the grand opera.Traditionally in the inner centre of the city there's even THE SAINT AMBROSE FAIR and is holiday.The saint relics is posed at the centre of the crypt between SAINT GERVASIUS & SAINT PROTASIUS and his dressed in white pontifical robes,inside SAINT AMBROSE CHURCH.