16 Lies the Guidebooks Are Telling You About Milan
1. ‘Milanese ladies go to the shops only in their Prada heels.’
We also go to the shops in our PJs sometimes — but we do hope no one sees us.
2. ‘Brera is Milan’s artist neighborhood.’
The Fine Arts Academy may still be there, but no artists can afford €2,000 a month studio flats.
3. ‘You can see the Alps from the roof of the Duomo.’
Maybe twice a year.