Paper Moon Milano: Back After Two Years and Still Loving it; A Coup de Coeur

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June 11, 2019

Italian

Paper Moon Milano: Back After Two Years and Still Loving it; A Coup de Coeur

Two years ago, I discovered a restaurant; an Italian restaurant in the heart of Milano. A unique restaurant serving exceptional food made with love and dedication. A restaurant filled with guests,…

June 11, 2019 | Recommended | Milan

Prada's Marchesi 1824 Bakery Soon in London

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March 19, 2019

News

Prada's Marchesi 1824 Bakery Soon in London

A while back I wrote about my experience at the beautiful Prada's Marchesi 1824 bakery and now the eye catching pastries will soon be available in London. Debuting in the chic Mayfair district, on…

March 19, 2019

First Starbucks in Italy and the Most Beautiful to Date

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September 30, 2018

News

First Starbucks in Italy and the Most Beautiful to Date

Starbucks celebrates the opening of its first store in Italy and the most beautiful Starbucks in the world: the Starbucks Reserve Roastery in Milan. The highly anticipated Milan Roastery is the crown…

September 30, 2018 | Milan

#MixItUp With #PepsiCo At Milan Design Week

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April 16, 2016

News

#MixItUp With #PepsiCo At Milan Design Week

PepsiCo unveiled "Mix It Up," an immersive, interactive space dedicated to design collaborations and exhibitions by leading talent during Milan Design Week, the design industry's premier…

April 16, 2016

Rossopomodoro: Italy's Local Flavors at Eataly Milan

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February 27, 2016

Italian

Rossopomodoro: Italy's Local Flavors at Eataly Milan

You can't but fall in love with Eataly so we decided to visit their other location at Brian&Barry. The food at the first was delicious so here we were again, an Italian restaurant, a fresh space…

February 27, 2016 | Pizza | Milan

Eataly Milano: My Kind of Heaven!

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February 27, 2016

News

Eataly Milano: My Kind of Heaven!

Food, and food and again more food. It's called Eataly and it has become the favorite address of any foodie visiting Milan, New York and many other cities around the world. Books, kitchen…

February 27, 2016 | Recommended | Milan

Panzerotti Luini: Signature Milanese Street Food

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Italy

February 26, 2016

Tasty Discoveries

Panzerotti Luini: Signature Milanese Street Food

A signature in Milan, the Panzerotti is this special bread which one should try when visiting the city. It looks like a sambousik or a pizza calzone but in fact tastes more like a…

February 26, 2016 | Milan

5 Recommendations: A Gelato Journey in Milano

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Italy

February 25, 2016

Ice Cream & Gelato

5 Recommendations: A Gelato Journey in Milano

While in Italy, gelatos are a must... I enjoyed five tasty gelatos at the most famous Gelaterias in Milan: Grom, Venchi, Lait, Cioccolat Italiani and Shokolate, they were different. There would have…

February 25, 2016 | Popular | Milan

Visit Milano: What to Eat, My Top 10 Favorite Spots

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Italy

February 17, 2016

Italian

Visit Milano: What to Eat, My Top 10 Favorite Spots

Et voila, here's my second time in Milan, only this time the trip was based around food and culinary discoveries. 6 days, 5 nights, 15 restaurants tried, 6 gelato places enjoyed, 50 dishes tried, 25…

February 17, 2016 | Popular | Milan

202 Hamburger & Delicious: Milan's Burger Stop Could be Better

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February 17, 2016

American

202 Hamburger & Delicious: Milan's Burger Stop Could be Better

Surf the net for a good burger in Milan and this is what you'll find. The burger place is called 202 and it's located next to a restaurant called Carolina, which is owned by the same people. You can…

February 17, 2016 | Burgers | Milan

The Príncipe di Savoia, Dorchester Hotel Milano

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Italy

February 17, 2016

Hotels

The Príncipe di Savoia, Dorchester Hotel Milano

It's luxury at its finest, a place where they get the details right, a fine hotel located on Piazza della Republica, a five star where every detail is taken into account to make your stay memorable.…

February 17, 2016 | Recommended | Milan

Malpenza Terminal 1, Gates B: The Business Lounge Sala Montale

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February 17, 2016

Airports

Malpenza Terminal 1, Gates B: The Business Lounge Sala Montale

The last time I traveled through this airport I went to the A gate side and passed by a lounge called Monteverdi, which back then I thought was kind of unacceptable. Back to Beirut this morning,…

February 17, 2016 | Travel | Milan

A Luxurious Breakfast at The Principe de Savoia

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Italy

February 17, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

A Luxurious Breakfast at The Principe de Savoia

You walk into a space decorated with such finesse and luxury, a shining space with lots of mirrors and reflections, a yellow ambiance and red neon lights, an open kitchen and the buffet set on a…

February 17, 2016 | International Cuisine | Milan

Pizzeria di Porta Garibaldi: Milan's Phenomenal Pizza - The Best

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February 17, 2016

Italian

Pizzeria di Porta Garibaldi: Milan's Phenomenal Pizza - The Best

A twenty-minute wait, a fully booked restaurant but it seems it's worth it. While standing in line for a slice of good pizza, enjoy how the baker prepares those large metallic pans and baking one…

February 17, 2016 | Pizza | Milan

Spontini Milano 1953: The Pizza Street Food Experience

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Italy

February 15, 2016

Italian

Spontini Milano 1953: The Pizza Street Food Experience

It's a pizza place that's fully loaded with people eating around high tables, no chairs and a line that offers great food at the end. A street food space with a certain class, beautifully decorated…

February 15, 2016 | Pizza | Milan

Paper Moon: A Recommended Trattoria in Milan

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Italy

February 14, 2016

Italian

Paper Moon: A Recommended Trattoria in Milan

A cozy restaurant where homey food is cooked, a chef looking at his customers from behind the glass window as the owners walk around the tables to welcome guests and even clean tables when needed.…

February 14, 2016 | Recommended | Milan

Marchesi 1824: Prada's Luxurious Cafe

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Italy

February 14, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

Marchesi 1824: Prada's Luxurious Cafe

Luxury at its finest is in the heart of Milan in a cafe called Marchesi. Inspired by the Prada colors and owned by the Prada group, this space was created to amaze. Push the door open and enter a…

February 14, 2016 | Recommended | Milan

Panino Giusto: Michelin Starred Paninis

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February 10, 2016

Italian

Panino Giusto: Michelin Starred Paninis

I was told that Panino Giusto has some good food cooking in the kitchen. Not knowing what to expect we went for dinner tonight. Minimalistic decor, white walls, old wooden tables and chairs in…

February 10, 2016 | Michelin | Milan

Gucci: The Coffee Shop in Milano

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Italy

February 10, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

Gucci: The Coffee Shop in Milano

Facing the Gucci shop, under the Galleria Vittorio Emanuel, is a cafe. Yes remember Gucci has joined the series of luxury brands to open a restaurant/coffee shop. You'll find couples tables, a classy…

February 10, 2016 | Restaurants | Milan

Lebanon Celebrates Lebanese Wine at Expo Milano 2015

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

September 29, 2015

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

Lebanon Celebrates Lebanese Wine at Expo Milano 2015

The Lebanese Pavilion hasn’t stopped showcasing Lebanon’s creative and talented image to the world at Expo Milano 2015. In presence of Lebanese poet, Mr. Talal Haydar, and Tenor Eliya…

September 29, 2015 | News

Prada Opens its First Flagship Eatery

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September 24, 2015

Spotted Stories

Prada Opens its First Flagship Eatery

High fashion retailers have added food experiences to their flagship stores for a long time and today more than ever, food plays a very important role in fashion and lifestyle and Prada has joined…

September 24, 2015

Future Food District at Expo Milano 2015

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May 17, 2015

News

Future Food District at Expo Milano 2015

The Future Food District (FFD), a 7000 sq. m. thematic pavilion that explores how digital technology can change the way that people interact with food, will be unveiled at Expo Milano 2015…

May 17, 2015

Coca-Cola Light Loves Moschino

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September 28, 2014

News

Coca-Cola Light Loves Moschino

Coca-Cola has time and again redesigned the can using the work of the top artists and designers, including Andy Warhol, Marc Jacobs, Karl Lagerfeld, Roberto Cavalli and Chantal Thomass to keep the…

September 28, 2014

Edible Water Drops: Yes They Exist...

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April 03, 2014

News

Edible Water Drops: Yes They Exist...

If you're an advocate for saving the environment, then these edible water drops may help play a part in avoiding the ever-growing pile of plastic water bottles in landfills? Inspired by techniques…

April 03, 2014

Galeries Lafayette to Open in Milan

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February 10, 2014

News

Galeries Lafayette to Open in Milan

One of my favorite department stores, Galeries Lafayette is planning to open a department store in Milan in 2017, according to French daily Le Figaro. The project is still under discussion but could…

February 10, 2014

What to Expect on Alitalia Business Class from and to Beirut

Travel

November 04, 2013

Travel

What to Expect on Alitalia Business Class from and to Beirut

As they say, you get what you pay for. An ticket on board Alitalia Business Class costs an average of $1400. Compared to the $2000 paid on MEA you will still get the same lounge access, the same…

November 04, 2013 | Airlines

Malpensa Airport, Terminal 1, Gates A, Monteverdi Lounge

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October 29, 2013

Airports

Malpensa Airport, Terminal 1, Gates A, Monteverdi Lounge

If you are traveling through the internal flights hub of Milan's Airport, Monteverdi Lounge will be your stopover. Situated far from the main shopping area, this lounge boasts the quietness I…

October 29, 2013 | Travel | Milan

Villa Malpensa Hotel, Milan Airport

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October 29, 2013

Reviews

Villa Malpensa Hotel, Milan Airport

Villa Malpensa, located on a huge private garden is only 800 meters from the Intercontinental Airport of Milano Malpensa Terminal 1 and it is recommended for those who want to be in close distance to…

October 29, 2013 | Hotels | Milan

Fashion Twins, Dsquared2, Go Dining

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July 22, 2013

News

Fashion Twins, Dsquared2, Go Dining

 CERESIO 7, the highly anticipated restaurant location directed by chef Elio Sironi, will open its doors in September 2013 at the Penthouse level of Dsquared2’s Milan home, at via Ceresio…

July 22, 2013

Restaurant Dei Nobili at Hotel Villa Borghi

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July 22, 2013

Italian

Restaurant Dei Nobili at Hotel Villa Borghi

Situated in the middle of nowhere, there are less than a handful of places to eat at Villa Borghi. We had a good feeling about their in-house eatery, Dei Nobili, so we decided to give it a try.…

July 22, 2013 | Restaurants | Varese

Malpensa Airport, Milan, Italy: A Detailed Report

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July 10, 2013

Airports

Malpensa Airport, Milan, Italy: A Detailed Report

Milano Malpensa Airport also named City of Milan Airport, is the largest airport of Milan, Northern Italy. The first industrial airport was opened in 1909 by Giovanni…

July 10, 2013 | Travel | Milan

British Airways Business Lounge at Malpensa Airport, Milan

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July 10, 2013

Airports

British Airways Business Lounge at Malpensa Airport, Milan

Milan Malpensa is the intercontinental airport of Milan. With its wide range of destinations throughout the world, it is the main hub of northern Italy. Around ten VIP and business lounges with work…

July 10, 2013 | Travel | Milan

Giorgio Armani 's Limited Edition Chocolates for Ramadan

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July 07, 2013

Spotted Stories

Giorgio Armani 's Limited Edition Chocolates for Ramadan

Italian designer Giorgio Armani launches a line of luxury chocolates for the upcoming Muslim fasting season of Ramadan. The limited-edition boxes of chocolate pralines are alcohol-free and filled…

July 07, 2013

Villa Borghi: A Beautiful Castle Just a Few Minutes from Malpensa Airport

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Italy

June 27, 2013

Hotels

Villa Borghi: A Beautiful Castle Just a Few Minutes from Malpensa Airport

We had to spend a night in Milan before taking the morning flight Back to Beirut the next day. Choosing to enter Milan or find a hotel around the airport was an obvious decision... Entering and…

June 27, 2013 | Reviews | Varese

Rollware at Milan Design Week 2013: Make Your Plate and Eat it Too!

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April 16, 2013

Spotted Stories

Rollware at Milan Design Week 2013: Make Your Plate and Eat it Too!

During the Milan Design Week 2013, Rollware, a creative approach based on kitchen utensils used in the past, were reintroduced in a new way. The laser-cut rolling pins are redesigned for baking your…

April 16, 2013

Il Luogo di Aimo e Nadia Ristorante, Milan

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February 25, 2012

French

Il Luogo di Aimo e Nadia Ristorante, Milan

Where tradition meets creativity and taste, Il Luogo di Aimo e Nadia is a great place if you want to experience the Tuscan tradition, while also enjoying a modern atmosphere.   The restaurant…

February 25, 2012 | Italian | Milan

Emporio Armani Cafe, Milan

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February 25, 2012

French

Emporio Armani Cafe, Milan

You expect to enjoy a high-end feast when eating at a designer restaurant, and fortunately, it’s exactly what you end up with! This is was my first experience with the Armani Caffe…

February 25, 2012 | Italian | Milan

Premiata Pizzeria, Milan

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February 25, 2012

Italian

Premiata Pizzeria, Milan

For such a great reputation, I expected more from the pizzeria, but it wasn’t well equipped for international customers. However, the pizza compensated for this as it was utterly…

February 25, 2012 | Pizza | Milan

The Westin Palace Hotel, Milan

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February 25, 2012

Hotels

The Westin Palace Hotel, Milan

For being associated with such a stellar reputation, I expected more from the Westin Palace Hotel.   After visiting the Westin Palace Florence and the Danielli Excelsior Venezia in the same…

February 25, 2012 | Reviews | Milan

Casanova Restaurant, Milan

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February 25, 2012

Italian

Casanova Restaurant, Milan

Casanova Restaurant is a great place to bring your family and friends for a casual dinner, there really isn’t anything to complain about. Located inside the Westin Hotel Milano, the Casanova…

February 25, 2012 | Restaurants | Milan

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