Located in the city center, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is a Neo-Classical style arcade connecting Piazza del Duomo to Piazza della Scala. The arcade itself is 96 feet high, made of glass, and has an octagonal center. It was originally built both to reflect the technological advances by engineering industries and to house luxury shops, cafes, and restaurants, such as the Biffi Caffè (which was founded in 1867). This urban center is the perfect place to get out of the rain, grab a bite to eat, and watch the world go by.
A yuletide celebration of Milan's Patron Saint, Ambrose, Oh Bej! Oh Bej! (literally, Oh so nice! Oh... Read more