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What’s wrong with this picture? The real spaghetti recipe!

The spaghetti recipe is actually one of the simplest one. It is not hard to put together the right ingredients to delight your stomach but it seems that the internet is populated by fake and weird recipes. I came across this picture while looking for a nice pic to post on this blog. What I saw gave me the shivers. What is wrong with this picture? There is tiny detail…

Does the real estate market say how racists we are?

House-hunting could be a nightmare. There is a full set of criteria that must be taken into consideration when it comes to find the house of your dreams. First you need to select the type of house you are looking for. How many bedrooms? Do you  need two bathrooms? The kitchen needs to be separated from the living room? Or a kitchenette there in the corner is more than enough?…

The retailers struggles and the digital shoppers behaviour.

Macy’s, the US department stores chain, has recently announced that it is about to close 68 stores nationwide. This operation will cause the sudden unemployment of more than 10.000 people on the US territory. The disappointing Christmas sales led the management of the company, which also owns Bloomingdale’s, to move forward with what was already announced in August 2016. Compared to the 2015 November and December sales the company has…

Italian renaissance meets art at museum Bagatti Valsecchi

The origin of the museum Bagatti Valsecchi dates back to the end of the nineteenth century when the Barons Fausto (Milan, 1843-1914) and Giuseppe (Milan, 1845-1934) Bagatti Valsecchi decided to renovate entirely their family house in the heart of Milan. The style the two brothers choose to refurbish what is now the museum Bagatti Valsecchi is the Neo-Renaissance style since they wanted to keeep up with what was trendy at that time:…

How to choose the best Airbnb apartment in Milan

Airbnb is an excellent alternative to the hotels when it comes to find a good accommodation in Milan if you are planning to spend a couple of days in the capital of fashion. If you are looking for a small apartament to share with your friends , there are a few tips that you might want to take into consideration when selecting the apartment. Location Airbnb offers a wide range…