Monthly Archives: February 2018

la scala Milan

How to choose the best seats at La Scala (Milan)

La Scala is one of the most famous opera houses in the world, and very popular among both visitors and well- heeled Milanese.  The main hall is an almost impossible confection of plush upholstery and chandeliers, where ladies in furs…

A food lover’s guide to Florence

Many travellers who end up in Florence are there for the art, the Duomo and the city’s heritage as the epicentre of the renaissance. However, as you wander the streets of the Tuscan capital, you begin to notice quite another kind…