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

08 July 2020

05 July 2020

TEATRO DEGLI ARCIMBOLDI

It was built for replace the three years long renovation of TEATRO ALLA SCALA (est.1778).TEATRO DEGLI ARCIMBOLDI (1997-2002) was inaugurated on 19,january,2002 with the opera of the genius GIUSEPPE VERDI's (1813-1901) La Traviata.

29 June 2020

THE NEW DARSENA

Since 1603 milan have his own docks,this is the new DARSENA inaugurated on apr,26th,2015,located in the NAVIGLI DISTRICT.

19 June 2020

THE PHARMACY

The Pharmacy court by FILARETE (Antonio Averlino 1400-1469).Initially hosted the administrative offices for the CA' GRANDA HOSPITAL,In 1470 the pharmaceuticals formula administration  begin,only for the inward patients.Nowadays is the Universitas Studiorum Mediolanesis (MILAN UNIVERSITY) headquarter.

15 June 2020

REMEMBERS

A remember back from 2015 from downtown with the EXPOGATE as multi info point and ticket counter remembers the EXPO MILAN 2015.

06 June 2020

BLUE HOUR

Blue Hour on GALFA TOWER (1956-1959).GALFA was taken from the two streets where the tower has its faceded GALvani and FAra.

02 June 2020

REPUBLIC DAY


June the 2nd,1946 REPUBLIC DAY.Italian people is called to the polls to decide on the form of the government.The day commemorate the institutional referendum held by universal suffrage.Here's the P.A.N. national acrobatic patrol,know as FRECCE TRICOLORI tricolour arrows with the italian national flag colours on display.

29 May 2020

RESEARCH AREA

One of the last area restored in the city called BICOCCA,now converted in a university campus and hosting NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL.

26 May 2020

TRAMWAY

Panning shot for the tramway 7100 series,made from 2007 to 2009 by ANSALDOBREDA,the model is called SIRIO.

21 May 2020

15 May 2020

BICOCCA

The part of the city named BICOCCA.Once upon a time PIRELLI production plant and industrial area.Nowdays convrted in the university campus and residential units.

01 May 2020

QUARANTINE MOOD

Here's again the city and the nation in the QUARANTINE MOOD,one of the main city's avenue during rush hour.

27 April 2020

LOCKDOWN

Italy and Milan again on lockdown due to COVID-19,one of the main heavy traffic avenue of the city even during nigh time with no one around.The only secure measures to contain the infection and the spread is the total lockdown since the vaccine.

24 April 2020

STATUE OF LIBERTY

The milan cathedral (1386-1932) main facade,on the balcony left side you can admire the original STATUE OF LIBERTY not the fakes one located in LIBERTY ISLAND n.y.c on the left and on the right THE NEW LAW,both statues are by Italian sculptor CAMILLO PACETTI (1758-1826).

17 April 2020

THE CASTLE

A litte wide night view from the the castle square on the SFORZESCO CASTLE (1360-1499) and the fountain in front.

14 April 2020

11 April 2020

PARCO VITTORIA

Once upon a time ALFA ROMEO production plant after the area was dismissed now PARCO VITTORIA,bridge connecting the area.

08 April 2020

02 April 2020

30 March 2020

MILAN LOCKDOWN

Milan on lockdown as italy due to COVID 19 from PIAZZA MERCANTI just in the town center.People except vital services quarantined at home to avoid the contamitation is forbidden walking round except for case of needs.Quarantine legally ending 3rd april but the situation is updating day by day,the temporay ending is 31st july.The only thing to do is stay at home.

27 March 2020

24 March 2020

SUNSET

Low lights sunset with view on TECHNICAL CITY SERVICE TOWER (1955-1966) on the left side PALAZZO LOMBARDIA (2007-2011) regional government headquarter.

19 March 2020

THE LITTLE HOLY MOTHER

The little HOLY MOTHER,mother milan is know worldwide as the city of the LITTLE HOLY MOTHER,because from 1768 to 1960 it was the highest point of the city since when PIRELLI TOWER (1956-1960) was built.Is strictly forbidden be taller than her by law.Everytime in the city a highest tower is built a copy of the LITTLE HOLY MOTHER is placed on rooftop.Here' s a copy on static display at EXPO MILAN 2015.

14 March 2020

10 March 2020

PORTA GARIBALDI

Multiple exposure view for the part of the city named PORTA GARIBALDI with the train station on the left.

07 March 2020

PONTE DELLE SIRENETTE

Little Mermaids' Bridge PONTE DELLE SIRENETTE (1840-1842).Originally placed on Via Visconti di Modrone to cross the river,after in 1930 moved to SIMPLON PARK,when the river was filled with dirt,it was the first iron bridge in italy.

03 March 2020

28 February 2020

25 February 2020

THE STADIUM

Here's the city stadium originally named SAN SIRO (opened 19th,sept,1926),because the only landmark was the church of  San Siro alla Vepra (VIII ac).Homebase of the two football city team F:C. INTER (est. 1908) and A.C. MILAN (est. 1899).On 3th march 1980 was named to the great italian football player two times world champion GIUSEPPE MEAZZA.On the inaugural mactch f.c.inter defat a.c. milan 6-3.Worldwide known as the Football's Temple with the capacity of 75.923 seats. It was renewed three times the last during FOOTBALL WORLD CUP 1990 the upper part was added.In 2009 TIMES ranked the second most beautiful stadium in the world.It was commissione by the great tyres owner company PIERO PIRELLI (1881-1956).

22 February 2020

BRERA ACADEMY

A must see for who's in the city.ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS OF BRERA (est.1776) by Maria Theresa of Austria.A precious art collection inside.In the mai court you can admire the bronze by ANTONIO CANOVA titled NAPOLEON BONAPARTE as MARS PEACEKEEPING.

14 February 2020

EXPO 2015

Along the way remembers of EXPO MILANO 2015,the city hosted the world expo for the second time with the theme:"Feeding the Planet,Energy for Life".

10 February 2020

07 February 2020

ROMAN CIRCUS

The ancient ROMAN CIRCUS plant in downtown discovered during excavation to build a new palace.

04 February 2020

CIVIC ARENA

Another city landmark from the past century the CIVIC ARENA (1805-1807).Used for the first officila football match of ITALY NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM vs FRANCE on 15,may,1910,final score 6-2 for the national team