Milan stands for fashion. Milan is the land of fashion garments and accessories. It is widely recognized for incorporating leading brand and exotic attires. Sensuous, sexy style is what this Italian fashion capital winks at you. Milan offers world famous designer brands alongside dazzling local finds. But make sure you can take more than just a step or two in your choos-this city is meant for walking!
Shopping sites: The fashion quadrangle (Quadrilatero della Moda) created by via Montenapoleone, via Sant Andrea, via Monzani and via della Spiga is the mecca of all couture tours. And yes, Armani has an entire block reserved for itself. Whatever your budget, dress well and look glamourous-sales people are more likely to take you seriously then.
Looking for cheaper thrills? The main shopping street, Corso Vittorio Emanuele, is full of affordable shops and bars. For lunch, take a short taxi ride to the ultra modern 10 corso como, a stylish shopping destination with a green court yard, bar, bookshop, restaurant and a boutique full of lovely clothes and accessories. If it's luxury at a bargain, visit salvagente, one of Milan's best designer discount outlets.
Don't Miss: The fabulous shoes. Purse strings: Start between Rs 50000 and Rs 1 lakh. Anything less and it's not worth the trip.How to get there
Milan has three airports and though most international flights head to malpensa, you should check out parma as well-especially if you are travelling within Italy and then heading to the fashion capital. Swiss air is a great airline to fly when you are after all, heading into the lap of luxury. Where to stay The four seasons, Milan, is ideally located around the shopping quarter.