6 Unique Places to Visit in Northern Italy

I have been living in Italy for five years now and in that time I have managed to fit in my fair share of travelling and experiences.  My destinations started off much like everyone else's Italy bucket list - I wanted to see Milan, Rome, Venice, Florence & Pisa. Those places are undeniably amazing but…

5 Most Instagrammable Cafes in Milan…

Because you want your coffee to look as good as it tastes!  Read on to see our 5 Most Instagrammable Cafes in Milan... Macha Cafe Milano. As the name implies, this Japanese Cafe serves everything Macha - macha cakes, macha lattes and even macha sushi.  Its cute minimal interior makes a cosy spot and they…

15 Unmissable Things to See in Milan…

Milan is one of my favourite cities in the world boasting an infamous selection of fashion, art, food, culture, architecture and amazing Italian coffee!  It's an eclectic combination of the modern Italian business world mixed with old Italian heritage. Its got old cobbled streets alongside glass-fronted skyscrapers, trendy bars neighbouring traditional trattorias and chic fashion…

The Ultimate Milan Fashion Week Survival Guide…

Fashion Week season is upon us again.  With Men's Fashion Weeks starting in London, Paris & Milan and Women's Fashion Weeks just around the corner in February, we are preparing for a busy start to the season.  We kicked off our Fashion Week schedule with Men's Fashion Week in Milan and had an amazing time…

5 Travel Books to Read over the Christmas Break…

Whether your Christmas break is planned to be a relaxing time at home, traveling across the country visiting family, or escaping the madness and hitting up a resort in sunnier climes, we could all do well to set ourselves a reading goal over the holidays.  Not only does it help us unwind our brains and…

How to Travel Long Haul Flights like a Pro…

Long haul flights are always a bit of an endurance test and unless you are lucky enough to be flying in business class, its easy to leave the flight feeling tired, groggy and looking a bit of a mess! Whenever we see pictures of celebrities getting off planes they always look put together and stylish…

The 4 Best Vintage Stores in Milan…

At The Stylish Traveler we love vintage shopping! It's the idea of not knowing what you are going to find before you enter the shop, and the surprise at finding that absolutely amazing piece after hunting through rails of clothes.  The most special thing is that the items have their own stories to tell and…