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5 fun facts about the statues on the Duomo Cathedral

The Milan cathedral holds an impressive record. It is the building that features the highest number of statues and gargoyles in the whole world. The Duomo is adorned with more than 3400 statues representing various subject. Saints, royals, poets and politicians are all well represented in and around the church.

A new Ferragamo Hotel set to open in Milan

At number 11 of the very central Corso Venezia in Milan stands a monumental building whose entrance door is set back a few meters from the course of the road. This is the former seminary of the city. "Former" because the building doesn’t host young people with a vocation for the priesthood  anymore and in a few weeks it will become a new luxury hotel in the fashion capital.