Adventure Guide to Milan & Italian Lakes (Hunter Travel by Catherine Richards PDF

By Catherine Richards

ISBN-10: 158843592X

ISBN-13: 9781588435927

This can be a entire advisor to at least one of the main beautiful vacation locations in all of Europe. "Adventure consultant to Milan and the Italian Lakes" offers every little thing you are going to ever want to know for making plans a visit to this beautiful vacation vacation spot, from locations to stick and consume, and functional shuttle suggestion, to what to pack and while to move. It additionally beneficial properties up to date info on all of the fascinating actions and adventures simply ready to be loved - from exploring the style capital of Milan with its based procuring, via vacationing the lovely Lakes Como and Garda with their excellent Roman villas and gorgeous vistas, to learning the hidden treasures of the region's unforgettable palaces, church buildings and museums. no matter what you decide to do during this wonderful vacation spot, the "Adventure advisor to Milan and the Italian Lakes" might be your crucial spouse.

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Built in 1956-58, it houses offices and apartments. ,,San Nazaro Maggiore is an ancient church, originally built in 382-86 AD by Sant’Ambrogio. At first dedicated to the Apostles Andrew, John and Thomas, whose remains are buried here, it was later dedicated to San Nazaro, whose remains were found and reburied here in 396. Rebuilt in the 11th century after a fire, the church contains frescos from the period, as well as the remains of the Apostles and San Nazaro. The prolific architect Bramantino designed the hexagonal Cappella Trivulzio to house the tomb of Giangiacomo Trivulzio.

Pinacoteca Ambrosiana: A stunning collection of paintings from the 15th century. ,,,Castello Sforzesco: Dating from the 14th century and one of the most important courts in Renaissance Italy under Francesco Sforza and his son. See Michelangelo’s unfinished Rondanini Pietà, the Trivulzio Tapestries and the splendid Sala del Asse. ,,,Duomo: The symbol of Milan and the third-largest church in the world. com for a virtual tour. For an unforgettable view, head to the roof. ,,,Sant’Ambrogio: With fourth-century origins, the basilica is a must-see.

Take it a short distance to the church of San Nazaro Maggiore, in Piazza San Nazaro. On the way you’ll see another symbol of post-war Milan: the Velasca Tower. Built in 1956-58, it houses offices and apartments. ,,San Nazaro Maggiore is an ancient church, originally built in 382-86 AD by Sant’Ambrogio. At first dedicated to the Apostles Andrew, John and Thomas, whose remains are buried here, it was later dedicated to San Nazaro, whose remains were found and reburied here in 396. Rebuilt in the 11th century after a fire, the church contains frescos from the period, as well as the remains of the Apostles and San Nazaro.

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