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…

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…

4 Best Places to Shop in Milan…

Milan is considered to be one of the top shopping spots in the world.  And with stores representing nearly every designer brand worldwide, it's hard not to make a beeline straight for Via Montenapoleone as soon as you arrive.  However, if you take some time to explore other parts of the city you can discover…

How to Live Like a Milanese…

If Rome is Italy's city of love, Milan is Italy's city of fashion.  Its identity is tied up in its glamour, style & sophistication and for this, it's unlike any other Italian city.    Recently I started to think about all the little personalities traits and Milan-isms which makes this city special for me.  And though…