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What to bring on board a long-haul flight

A long-haul flight could be kind of a nightmare! You need to be prepared and fully equipped to deal with it. Here below a few tips and advices about what to bring on board a long-haul flight. The headphones A pair of extra socks Ear plugs Eye mask Snacks A book Toothbrush and toothpaste The headphones Remember to bring on board your own headphones. They are probably going to give you the airlines’ one but after two or three hours it starts hurting your ears. In order to avoid any bothers make sure to bring on board a comfortable set of…

New York: the tour of Andy Warhol’s mansions

When it comes to new experiences the city of New York never lets you down. One of the things that could be extremely enjoyable to do in the Big Apple is for sure the tour of the residences of the contemporary art’s artists. Who lived in New York City? Jean Michel Basquiat lived in a one-story building nearby Little Italy, at 57 of Great Jones Street. When Marc Chagall moved to the US to escape the horror of the Nazi persecution he chose for himself and his wife an apartment next to Central Park on 74th street. Edward Hopper lived…

Top 5 reasons to visit Milan.

Thanks to the world EXPO 2015 the business capital of Italy is now undergoing through a process of development which is giving to Milan a renewed image. Here below a list of the five reasons why Milan is worth of a visit. The rule of the five Fs F as in Fashion Milan is  the world’s capital of fashion. The most important brands and fashion houses have their headquarters here From Armani to Dolce & Gabbana, from Prada to Fendi and Versace. The last fashion week included more than 130 fashion shows, 70 presentations and lots of side events. F as…

Flights to Milan

Looking for flights to Milan? Here below there is the full list of airports around the city. In Milan there are three international airports: Milan Malpensa – MXP Milan Linate – LIN Milan Orio al Serio (BG) – BGY Milan Malpensa (MXP) The main hub of northern Italy is located 51 kilometers from the city centre. Intercontinental, international and domestic flights depart from Terminal 1 (T1). Terminal 2 (T2) is for low cost carriers. How do I to get to Milan Malpensa (MXP)? By train The Malpensa Express Train runs at 23 and 53 minutes past the hour starting from…

Las Vegas city guide

The Milan City Journal has recently spent a few days in the city of Las Vegas. Here below a few tips if you plan to organize a trip to this amazing destination. What to do Well this is kind of a good question! Las Vegas is well known to be the capital of gambling and if you happen to be in the city you must sit at least once at the green table. If you are not that much into poker or card games I believe that learning how to spin the roulette won’t be hard. Just sit there and…

Verona city guide

In the opening lines of the drama “Romeo and Juliet” William Shakespeare called it “fair Verona”. The city in the Veneto region worldwide know for the love story of the two adolescents belonging to the “two households, both alike in dignity”.  This is the reason why the city is still so popular and it is one of the more visited destination in Italy.  A must see is then the house of Giulietta Capuleti even though  the real last name of the family was Cappelletti.  Above the main entrance of the palazzo there is the coat of arms of the Cappelletti…