Athens Milan flights (ATH - MIL) - Book cheap flights to Milan
Who would say no to a week in Italy? Check our great fares on Athens Milan flights (ATH - MIL) and indulge yourself! Milan is known for being the Italian fashion and design capital, but it is also the European area with the highest industrial and population density. The city was founded by Celts and later conquered by Romans, and after their demise by the Lombards, who are still giving their name to the region around Milan. Though the most impressive construction we can visit is probably the Milan Cathedral Santa Maria Nascente, a jewel of the Gothic architecture of the fourteenth century and the fourth largest cathedral in the world. From here it is short walk through the 19th century Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, a roofed shopping street, to arrive at the most famous opera houe in the world, La Scala. Verdi and Rossini had their works peremiered in this venerable house. The most famous piece of art in Milan is The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci, painted on the wall of a monastery. In the Castello Sforzesco, whre the renaissance rulers lived, is the Pietà Rondanini, Michelangelo's last masterpiece. Make sure to try the specialties of the area and enjoy yourself in Milan, Italy.