PROVERB

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

12 November 2019

SUNSET

Mid Autumn sunset from above.The SWISS ALPS surrounding the city of milan are clearly visible.On the left corner you can recognize the FINESTERRARHORN ( 4.274mt) pyramid.

31 October 2019

MILAN UNIVERSITY

Universitas Studiorum Mediolanensis,UNIVERSITY of STUDIES of MILAN (est 1923).Inside the building where once upon a time there was the Old Hospital founded by the DUKE FRANCESCO SFORZA in 1456.

27 October 2019

CITY SKYLINE

The city from above with view in front on BOSCO VERTICALE (2009-2014),UNICREDIT TOWER (2009-2012) by CESAR PELLI,and,down on left part of ARENA GIANNI BRERA (1806-1807).

20 October 2019

PORTA NUOVA

A multiple exposure capture from the block called PORTA NUOVA with the UNICREDIT PAVILION(2014),TORRE SERVIZI TECNICI COMUNALI(1966),and TORRE SOLARIA(2010) highest residential units in the country.

17 October 2019

BICOCCA DEGLI ARCIMBOLDI

A suburban villa form the 15th century,now inside the city,give the name at the district of the city where is located,BICOCCA.

14 October 2019

FRECCE TRICOLORI

Here's the national P.A.N,national acrobatic patrol,better known as FRECCE TRICOLORI while made the longest italian flag ever,about 5 kms.It was founded in 1961.Its an exceptional event for a big city as Milano hosting an air show the 12 and 13 oct,due to the closure of LINATE AIRPORT for maintenance.

08 October 2019

ROTONDA DELLA BESANA

The ROTONDA DELLA BESANA (1695-1732).Originally serve as cemetery for the OSPEDALE MAGGIORE hosted catacombs an over 150,000 burials.Under Austrian domination rules the cemetery moved out the city walls and the cemetery inside dismissed.Under Napoleonic rules was redesigned for the honorific burial palace but never used.The ROTONDA DELLA BESANA returned to the POLICLINICO DI MILANO (Ospedale Maggiore) used as a shelter for the chronically sicks.The Ospedale Mggiore donate the structure to the City Hall in 1939 and now is used as a leisure place.

05 October 2019

THE STADIUM

The stadium SAN SIRO  (1926).Renamed in the 1980 to GIUSEPPE MEAZZA,milanese football player twice football world champion with the Italian national team.

25 September 2019

GIULIO RICORDI

GIULIO RICORDI (milan 1840-milan 1912) italian editor and musician.He had the good sense to promote the GIACOMO PUCCINI and GIUSEPPE VERDI opera.

21 September 2019

GIUSEPPE VERDI FOUNDATION

The GIUSEPPE VERDI foundation (1896-1902) for retired lyrics opera singer and musician,made with the gain of the biggest opera composer ever.GIUSEPPE VERDI (1813-1901) and his wife are buried inside.

13 September 2019

25 August 2019

GOV HEADQUARTER

An architectural view of the new regional government offices called PALAZZO LOMBARDIA (2007-2010).

03 August 2019

FRECCIAROSSA

The high speed train called FRECCIAROSSA/redarrow leaving the railway depot early in the morning to begin the service through the nation.

27 July 2019

THE NAVIGLI PROJECT

Walking round the city on Piazza della Scala you can see LEONARDO DA VINCI (1452-1519) the navigli project to LODOVICO IL MORO (1452-1508).

16 July 2019

NIGHT LIGHTS

Night lights on SOLARIA TOWER in the middle,highest residential units in the nation and on the left CITY HALL TECHNICAL SERVICES TOWER from 1966.

13 July 2019

ARMA DEI CARABINIERI

Turin,july,13th,1814.Royal Carabineers Corps was founded,nowdays as ARMA DEI CARANINIERI .Today to commemorate their 205th anniversary,here's his symbol a grenade and the flames.Among their many exclusives duties the guard and security to the chief of the state,foreign italian embassies security service,military police and many others as war against mafia by their high specialized units.The city of milan poses this monument by italian artist LUCIANO MINGUZZI.

01 July 2019

TRAMWAY 1500

The ultra classical tramway 1500 SERIES in service from 1927.Part of the city heritage.If you want to feel a real milanese you've to walk round the city with this tramway considered one of the city icon.

28 June 2019

24 June 2019

THE DARSENA

Milan land of water due to the particular subsoil full of water.In ancient times normal way was rivers.Here's THE DARSENA (est 1603) as ancient city harbour.Located in the NAVIGLI DISTRICT.

09 June 2019

PIRELLI

The worldwide famous tyres corporation PIRELLI HEADQUARTER (est.18729 by GIOVA BATTISTA PIRELLI (varenna 1849-milano 1932).Located in the area of the city called BICOCCA.

30 May 2019

ROYAL VILLA

Dusky atmosphere for the Milano ROYAL VILLA (1790-1796) by architect Leopoldo Pollack.

26 May 2019

MILANO SKYLINE

part of the city skyline with new PORTA NUOVA towers,in the middle,SOLARIA TOWER (2010-2014) highest residential units in the nation.