Posts Tagged ‘ Milan ’

Football: Italy’s other religion

Jun 17th, 2018 | By

Calcio (football) reigns supreme in Italian sport. There are no other contenders. Indeed, some people have suggested that Italians engage in two impassioned acts of worship on Sundays: the first at the chiesa (church), and the second at the San Siro, Allianz or Stadio Olimpico, the revered temples of AC Milan, Juventus and AS Roma



For he’s a jolly good thello

Nov 8th, 2016 | By

Paul Wojnicki lets the Thello train take the strain and showcases some of the highlights of the route



From La Bella Vita to the Home Counties… a dog’s tale!

Aug 10th, 2016 | By

Tobia relates his travel plans as he moves back from Milan to the UK. Did I mention Tobia is a dog!



Where the experts holiday: Mirko Lagattolla

Mar 1st, 2016 | By

Mirko Lagattolla – co-founder of GLEAT, a new app that allows Londoners with a passion for cooking to set up a pop-up restaurant in their very own home – talks travel



Milan – More than a Fashionista City

Feb 9th, 2015 | By

Architecture and fashion go hand-in-hand in Milan, Natasha finds.



Italian art exhibitions 2015

Feb 5th, 2015 | By

With the assistance – as usual – of the Italian National Tourist Board, we list here the main art exhibitions that will be showing in Italy this year.



What kind of holiday should you be booking this summer?

Jun 25th, 2014 | By

Travel journalist, broadcaster and author, Sarah Tucker, shares a few tips on ridding yourself of emotional baggage with Just About Travel readers



The Chinese visa farce continues

Mar 26th, 2014 | By

Sadly the UK visa system is STILL failing the Chinese



Avoid taking a taxi from Tokyo airport to city centre

Apr 24th, 2013 | By

For the millions of Britons heading off this summer to holiday destinations around the world, or for those who go on regular weekend breaks to mainland Europe, taking a taxi from the airport to a city centre hotel is usually the most convenient and fastest way to travel



Chicago’s windy winter

Feb 6th, 2013 | By

Adrian champions Chicago, America’s second city that’s the home of Barack Obama



Visit York keeps visitors ‘wrapped up’ this New Year

Jan 3rd, 2013 | By

Bars and restaurants keep patrons cosy with branded blankets throughout the New Year sales



York keeps visitors wrapped up this winter

Nov 22nd, 2012 | By

Bars and restaurants in York are aiming to keep patrons cosy with branded blankets in bid to promote late night shopping evenings



Christmas markets in Italy

Nov 9th, 2012 | By

Most people think of Germany when they hear of Christmas markets. But Italy also has a long history of markets at Christmas. Here – with the help of Stefania at the Italian Tourist Board – is a quick guide to 25 of Italy’s most magical markets



Fabulous fashion destinations

Jun 9th, 2012 | By

Fashion guru, Caryn Franklin and LateRooms.com have joined forces to showcase some of the most stylish places to visit for fashion fans. Together, they’ve chosen a mix of established fashion destinations as well as some whose style status may come as more of a surprise….



Heineken, Clubs and the Milan Design Fair

Apr 19th, 2012 | By

You have to admit that the combination of those words aren’t ones you would usually find together. But last night in Milan at the Design Fair, Heineken introduced some ideas. Will they, perhaps,change the image of clubs?



Opera houses with impact

Sep 27th, 2011 | By

Acoustic perfection is the resounding star in these temples of high art, but it wouldn’t sound as sweet without the accompanying history and/or visual appeal