Holiday in Milan - Don't Come! November 1st 2007 Arrived late at night in Milan so went straight to the hostel.
This morning got up, met a Korean girl living in Sweden and travelled around with her for the day.
Was gonna mail a back of my stuff home....so was wandering around for the post-office...
but..11am....everywhere is SO DEAD!!! Thought it was a post-halloween thing, but didnt realize it was a national holiday till we got to the post ... read more
Europe » Italy » Lombardy » Milan Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more