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Giorgio Armani's flagship store.
Giorgio Armani's flagship store. Covering over 8,000 square feet with outlets for his high-fashion creations, the Emporio Armani and Armani Jeans lines, plus the new Armani Casa selection of home furnishings as well as flower, book, and art shops; a high-tech Sony electronics boutique/play center in the basement; and an Emporio Café and branch of New York's Nobu sushi bar.
Via Manzoni, 31, Milan, Italy
+39 02 7231 8600
Luxurious boutique stocking elegant, ready-to-wear men's suits that look custom-tailored
Baroque church with classic marble altars, gilded woodwork and detailed stucco
Impressive refined-air street lined with aristocratic apartment blocks and opulent churches
One of the world's richest private art collections
A late 19th century aristocratic mansion with Italian Renaissance art collections
A small, yet very impressive square, which hosts the magnificent neoclassical Belgiojoso Palace, built by Milanese noblemen in the late 1700s, and the House of Manzoni, where notable Italian writer and literary figure Alessandro Manzoni lived, and which today hosts a library and the Centro Nazionale di Studi Manzoniani (National Centre of Manzoni-related studies)
Popular ever since the 1960s, Krizia is a trendy boutique with funky clothes and swanky designs
Bordered by via della Spiga, via Manzoni, via Sant'Andrea and via Montenapoleone, the Rectangle of Gold is the designer hub of Milan with Armani, Chanel, Missoni, Prada and Versace stores
The city's top high fashion shopping street
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