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Have you ever been to No.Lo?

From the “Bronx” of Milan to the new “Soho”: this is what has been said in recent years about No.Lo, which has transformed itself from a rundown area into a kingdom of young creatives and hipster clubs. The transformation process of this district, between the districts of Greco, Casoretto and Turro, was spontaneous and mainly concerns the social composition of the area. Once inhabited by immigrants (first from Southern Italy, then from Latin America, North Africa and the East) and known in the news for cases of drug dealing and prostitution, today the area north…

 

WE ARE BACK!

On May 18, 2020 Italy sproout again, full of optimism and hope. Today bars and restaurants, every kind of shops, beauty centers and hairdressers reopen, with safety standards carefully studied during this lockdown period. It is a first taste of normal life, waitiing for June, when the Italians will move freely along the country and when we will once again welcome travelers from abroad. If you are dreaming of travel this summer, this is the time to plan your holiday and go where you dreams take you! Italy is one of the most beautiful…

 

MILANO VIRTUAL TOURS

The unexpected situation that has swept us over the past few weeks has forced us to change our habits and our lifestyle. Staying at home, we are using a lot technology devices: to watch streaming movies and TV series, to call and video-call the people we love, to still feel they close, to discover or rediscover artistic treasures. Many websites propose virtual tours of the immense treasures available in churches, museums, sites, streets and squares of Italy and all around the world. Looking forward to returning to travel in the future (we hope …

 

I CORSI MODA 2020 SONO ONLINE!

Stiamo vivendo un momento molto difficile e delicato e non è detto che quando tutto avrà fine torneremo alla vita precedente.  Ognuno di noi fisserà nuove priorità e distinguerà con maggiore lucidità cià che è veramente importante da ciò che invece è futile. Qualcuno lascerà un posto di lavoro che da tempo non lo soddisfa; molti avranno voglia di iniziare una nuova vita, di recuperare il tempo perso. Tempo che in questo periodo possiamo utilizzare in maniera proficua, per reinventarci con nuovi progetti e per darci nuovi obiettivi. E…

 

A TASTE OF MILANO

Milan is the most cosmopolitan city in Italy, full of activity in art, culture, fashion, design, food. Every week there are a loto of openening of new clubs and restaurants, always looking for excellence and variety that satisfies the sophisticated palates of Milanese people and the numerous visitors who are in the city for business or pleasure. Milas has also its culinary tradition, made up of institutions in the gastronomic field, such as Peck, which since 1883 has been the temple of gastronomy in the city, and of historic restaurants and trattorias, such as the famous "El…

 

Milan Fashion Week is coming!

The fashion people invade the city of Milan for the upcoming fashion week, which kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday 18 February 2020. To go on stage is the fall winter fashion of 2020/2021: with 56 fashion shows, 96 presentations and 34 events between art, fashion and culture, the program is so rich and varied. The Municipality of Milan and the National Chamber of Fashion collaborate in the relaunch of a crucial event for the city, which occurs 4 times a year and involves not only those working in this sector, but also citizens and tourists. Among the events to be mentioned, the "Memos - About fashion in…

 

“Innamorati a Milano”

In the beautiful song "Innamorati a Milano" ("Fall in love in Milan"), the Italian singer Ornella Vanoni sings: "If you know how strange it is to fall in love in Milan". It is not strange so much, after all, if you think that Milan is a vibrant and dynamic city, but hosts romantic canals like Venice and splendid churches like Paris. February is the month of love and there are many places in Milan that lend themselves to the backdrop for romantic and unforgettable moments. The Duomo Terraces are reachable on foot or by elevator…

 

Milan for children: “The city of Robots”

Years ago Milan was identified only with smog and fog: today, walking around the city, you immediately can feel that many things have changed. Today Milan hosts many events, from fashion to design, from art to food, and it is a perfect destination to spend a few days with your family. Waiting for the two big exhibitions that the Mudec Museum will dedicate to children in 2020, "Robot - The Human Project" and "Disney. The art of telling timeless stories ", which will both open in March, we recommend you to visit "The city of robots ". Housed in the…

 

“Stile Milano”: a refined elegance.

The exhibition "Stile Milano" ("Milan Style") opens today at Palazzo Morando, a historic 16th century building located in the heart of the Milanese Fashion District. Every city has its own style: Milan, with its sobriety, has become a symbol in the world of refined elegance, made of impeccable garments and precious details, the result of high craftsmanship. The exhibition combines the world of clothing and jewelery made in Milan, underlining the close bond that unites the dress and the ornament in an unprecedented path, never told before. The Milanese tailors and jewelers have created and continue to…

 

Lake Garda

Although Lake Como and Lake Lugano are great alternatives to escape the hot, humid summer in Milan, they are not the only choice: Lake Garda is for sure another unmissable destination, a fascinating new place to discover. The romans were the firsts to appreciate the splendid landscapes and fresh air of the biggest lake in Italy, giving it the name of Benacus, derived from the celtic language and meaning “of many headlands”. In fact, when looking in any direction, it is impossible to see the confines of this magnificent lake surrounded by majestic mountains. The “Patrizi”,…

 

Lugano: An unexpected surprise

A few kilometers away from Milan lie two cities that have many things in common: They are overlooking a lake, have a mild, nice weather and green, rich landscape. The cities are Como and Lugano. If, in fact, many travelers go to spend the day admiring the beauty of Lake Como, few choose to cross the border into Switzerland, overpassing the Ticino river and arriving into Lugano, with its unexpected beauty. The road that takes us to Lugano is an event in itself, with many panoramic terraces to admire the breathtaking landscapes of the alpine hills, with its rich forests,…

 

Lake Como

Lake Como has been for centuries a dream destination for travelers from all around the world. Already in the 18th and 19th centuries, its shores were touched by young European aristocrats, who took these long journeys across Europe to broaden their knowledge and learn about culture, music and art in the places they visited. Italy, thanks to its rich historic and artistic patrimony, has always been one of the preferred destinations for these travels, that could last for months or even years. Pompei, Herculaneum, Naples, Rome, Venice, Florence were just few of the ‘must’ stops for these young…

 

L’Estate Sforzesca: An unmissable opportunity

With the arrival of the summer, a myriad of activities, events and concerts start to happen in every corner of the city. It is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a night out like a local, and breathe in what the city has to offer.   Up until August 25th, at the Cortile delle Armi of the Sforza Castle there will be a different cultural event every night, for a total of 82 events. Between dance spectacles, theater pieces and music nights, ranging from classical, jazz, gospel, roc and pop, there will be an event for every taste. There are even a…

 

Milano Fashion Week - Men: An opportunity to live the city!

One of the things that screams Milano is fashion. The city has always been one of the fashion capitals of the world, together with New York and Paris. Now the time has arrived to welcome the Milano Fashion Week Men’s Spring - Summer 2020.  From June 14th - June 17th, the city will be transformed, the fashion argument will be overheard everywhere, conversations at bars, on the subway and on the street will be about models, designers, parties. Fashion Shows  by renowned and worldwide famous Italian designers, such as Dolce & Gabbana, Armani and Prada, but also…

 

Sala delle Asse: An unmissable opportunity to appreciate Leonardo’s work

  It’s finally time to rediscover Leonardo da Vinci’s testimony and work at the Sforza Castle. For the next months, the Sala delle Asse, one of the most renowned rooms of the castle, will be opened for the public, after starting restorations in 2013.   The room, decorated with armory themed frescoes, especially made for Galeazzo Maria Sforza, was decorated by Leonardo in 1498. However, with the passing of time, and domination by foreign forces, the paintings were forgotten and slowly covered, remaining hidden for years to come.   It was in 1893 that the architect Luca Beltrami and the historian Paul Müller-Valde…

 

Welcome to our Luxury Club

Gold Black Style has designed a world of exclusive experiences and services, carefully thought for those who love unique opportunities to discover the local realities.   Our Luxury Club will give you access to unmissable benefits, such as the Exclusive Opening of Leonardo Da Vinci’s Last Supper, special prices for the rental of luxury villas and cars around the world, and discount rates for all of our services available on the GB Boutique.   But not only that. Our team has created fantastic experiences, available exclusively to those who are members of our Club, and are holders of…

 

Towards Dubai Expo 2021

The Expo 2021 is approaching and it is now moment to start understanding and getting excited about this magnificent event that takes place every 4 years and brings together the world.   The Expo 2021 will be the largest event held in the Arab World until now, and will welcome 190 countries as participants, as well as countless guests from all around the world. Visitors will not only share this unforgettable celebration and see what the future has to hold, but they will also be challenged to become a part of creating that future.   Expo Dubai 2021 will feature groundbreaking architecture,…

 

A Sunset among Spires

Dal 21 aprile al 1° maggio non lasciatevi sfuggire l’occasione di godere un’esperienza indimenticabile: vedere un tramonto dalle Terrazze del Duomo. Questa primavera la Cattedrale di Milano, la più imponente chiesa gotica d’Italia, offre ai visitatori la possibilità di ammirare il sole inabissarsi tra le storie segrete delle guglie e dei doccioni che adornano le terrazze più spettacolari del mondo. L’esterno del Duomo, con la sua luminosa facciata in marmo bianco e la Madunina d’oro che svetta in alto, contrasta con l’interno, buio, illuminato soltanto dai…

 

A Sunset among Spires

From April 21st to May 1st, you will have the unparalleled opportunity to enjoy an unforgettable experience: To watch the sunset from the Duomo Terraces.   This spring, the Duomo Cathedral from Milan, known for its impressive gothic architecture, will give their guests the possibility of going up to the terraces at sunset, and watch the sun setting down behind the spiers and gargoyles, that seem to be whispering secrets in your ear.   The Duomo, with its white marble facade and gold statue, is a magnet of light that contrasts with the dark interior, only illuminated by the multicolored…

 

Towards Milan’s Design Week 2019: An unmissable event!

The 58th Edition of the Salone del Mobile Milano (April 9th - 14th, 2019), widely known as Milan Design Week already promises to be a reference point for the world of design, featuring not only the latest trends in furniture and accessories, but also a myriad number of events, exhibitions and presentations that will invade the city during this amazing week. More than 1300 exhibitors will present their products and designs, following two core themes: “Classic Furnishing Accessories” and “Design Furnishing Accessories”, while the Euroluce Exhibition focuses on adaptive intelligent lighting and Workplace3.0/SaloneUfficio presents smart office solutions…

 

Tour Milano by night and “aperitivo”

The "aperitivo" is a serious matter

Visiting Milano is something special that has to be done at least once per season. Every season gives to Milan a unique twist, sometimes more evident, sometimes more hidden but always unique, especially at sunset when officially starts the aperitivo time. The Aperitivo in Italy is something that impacts everyday life, no matter where you are in Italy: everywhere the Aperitivo is a big deal. Some say that the origins of the Aperitivo goes back to Torino in the 1786 when the grandpa of all time bartenders invented the so called vermouth, white wine with a lot of botanicals (one if…

 

Shopping tour in Milan

Milano is known as one of the World’s capital for Fashion and the one that offers the best shopping panorama in Italy

Milano is the most eclectic city in Italy and the offer for tourists or business travelers is vast, so what is a must do while staying in Milan? The answer for those who are visiting Milan the first time is quite simple: a sightseeing tour of the most famous areas in the city. But if I tell you that Milano is known as one of the World’s capital for Fashion and the one that offers the best shopping panorama in Italy, why don’t discover the city through its luxury shops and small boutiques? Fashion, style and…

 

Milan Food Tours

Gold Black Style is at your disposal to arrange customized food tours dedicated to discovering the best food in Milan

One of the first topic everybody visiting a city for the first time is regarding food; this is so common specially in a city like Milan whose dining panorama is vibrant and extremely wide as possible choices . So where is the best place to eat is quite a frequent question Gold Black Style is facing with its guests. Now the increasing of all the virtual possible problem solvers like Tripadvisor and similar, make this question more tricky and the answer could be difficult and used against the one who gives it (“oh you suggested me a restaurant rated 3 instead…

 

Langhe daily wine tour

Langhe: a unique landscape and an excellent production of red wines famous all over the world

If you are visiting Milan during the end of the Summer or in the Autumn, please plan your visit adding a day for a special escape into the Langhe area, for an unforgettable experience between gentle hills covered by vineyards, great red wine and the precious treasure of this land, the White truffle. The Langhe is a hilly area in the province of Cuneo in Piedmont, Northern Italy, a couple of hour by car from Milan city center, listed in the UNESCO’s World Heritage for its unique cultural landscape and for the excellent productions of world know red…

 

Navigli in battello

A beautiful and peaceful visit of one of the most romantic areas in Milan

Milano during the years after the Expo of the 2015 saw a rebirth of different areas of the city. New shapes were born redefining the skyline of the city, new areas saw a new life and between these changing, the system of canals of Milan, the so called Navigli, were and will be a big part of it. Milano is in the middle of the Pianura Padana, once a vast swam, now one of the most crowded and industrialized area in Italy. Now the swam is no more here but the water is still an important part of all the area,…

 

Visita il duomo e salta la fila!

Scopri come godere di itinerari personalizzati ed esperienze esclusive

If you are visiting Milan for the first time in your life or if you are a frequent flyer to Milano, which is the thing you will definitively do (or redo)? The answer is easy and pretty expected, you pay a visit to the best Gothic Cathedral in the world (sorry Notre Dame, next time maybe): il Duomo. The feeling between Milanese people and the Duomo is a very deep one (yes I’m from Milano, born and raised), the one that everybody have with someone important in his life: sometimes it could seem a little bit cold or…

 

Day escape – Lago di Como

The most popular lake in Italy among tourists and locals

Why the Como lake and the surrounding towns are so popular and why their importance in the Italian tourism scenario is growing? Which are the attractions of the Lago di Como and which are I must visit spots? Gold Black Style is more than welcome to introduce you to this magnificent Italian area. Nestled in a unique spot, between beautiful  green mountains and the Pianura Padana, the Como Lake (Lago di Como in Italian) is one of the most famous and must see locations in the Northern Italy, just 1 hour by car from Milan; with its typical upside down…