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Twin buildings in Milan and Brooklyn

Casa 770 is a particular building in Milan. What’s the story behind this maisonette? It all starts in 1940 when Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn moved to America because of the beginning of the nazi persecution against the Jewish people. His community purchased for him a three-storey building  at  770 of Eastern…

The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci

The subject of the Last Supper is probably one of the most depicted of all times. DaVinci’s was not the very first one but for sure he put his particular attitude in it. While the most of the paintings and frescos that portrayed these last moments of Christ’s life were…

History of Milan: the beginning

The founding of Milan dates back to the end of the VII century and the beginning of the VI century before Christ and this is actually the only fact that we know for sure. There are a few legends and myths about the founding of the city and about the…

The Statue of Liberty is in Milan

The Statue of Liberty has an exact twin sister right in the heart of the city of Milan. Where If you happen to be in Milan you might want to start your tour with a visit of the Duomo Cathedral. Catch the red line of the underground services and get…

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…