The vibrant city of Milan is famous for its fashion, shopping, opera and nightlife.

The Royal Palace, The Palazzo Reale (once called the Royal Ducal) is located on Piazza del Duomo in central Milan; it is home to the Contemporary Art Museum and the Duomo Cathedral Museum. The palace is one of the city's most important cultural centres and exhibition spaces.

Milan is also known for its historical and modern sights, including the Duomo, one of the grandest Gothic cathedrals in the world.

Shopaholics should visit the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele, one of Europe´s most glamorous arcaded shopping galleries.

Other recommended attractions include the Brera Art Gallery, the Pirelli Tower, the San Siro Football Stadium and the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Santa Maria alle Grazie Basilica, home to Leonardo da Vinci´s masterpiece, the Last Supper.

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