Duomo is the main feature of Milan. The
church is spectacular to say the least. I can
not imagine working on something that would take 500 years in total to complete.
went outside Il Duomo and had birdseed put in my hand.
Before I knew what was happening, the pigeons were descending upon my arms
to eat from my hands.
I am with my friends from Finland on the roof of the Duomo.
Anders, Jenny & I traveled from Garda and then saw the sites of Milan
together. I hope to see them later this
summer in Finland.
||As Kevin said, there are so many cathedrals in Europe. Cathedreals
abound in Italy, but since this was the first massive one I saw in person, I was put in
awe. Every detail was so amazingly intricate.
Geographic Traveler recommended going to Just Cavali Café for lunch and so that is
exactly what I did. A beautiful place.
I took Travelers advice for dinner at El Bice on the main square of the shopping of
Milan. Window shopping in Milan was an
experience. It could be very easy to spend a
lot of money here shopping.
Santa Maria De Grazie Church is the location of DaVincis painting of the Last
Supper. Reservations were needed weeks in
advance, but fortunately I found a way to see it. No
pictures were allowed.
do not do justice to the beauty of the stain glass window.
You will have to come and see for yourself.
first of many hostel experiences took place in Milan. It was actually quite nice. Though I was the last one in at night and first
one out in the morning to get to Rome, it served its purpose and more.
Stained Glass Window was amazing. Here is a
close up picture of one of the hundreds if not thousands of windows in Il Duomo.