From the 1st of May to October 31st, Milan will host the Universal Exposition (Expo), the most important event showcasing all countries of the world, where they can show the best of their technologies and innovations, helping to stimulate human progress through different experiences. "Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life" is the theme and the common thread of Expo Milano 2015 to encourage international discussions through organised events. The idea is to give an answer to a vital need for mankind: to ensure enough healthy food for everyone, to respect nature and avoid food excess and injustices.Read More
Milan is a pretty 'cool' city, with more than just the commercial aspect that it is famed for. Undisputably, the Prada, Louis Vuitton, Armani and places such as the world´s oldest shopping mall Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II are profit-making standpoints of the northern city. Along with the Brera district, Corso Buenos Aires and Via Dantewhich are also some of the more popular shopping streets & districts that you might want to visit but not every local feels the need to represent this.