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Restaurant Lyr – fine Lebanese food served in a lavish lair

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Variety is the spice of life so I headed off to Restaurant Lyr for something to eat other than pizza and pasta. Walking through these doors is like travelling straight to the heart of Beirut with a rich setting of … Continue reading

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Autumn leaves inspire furniture by Sicis

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The impressive store windows that line the streets of Brera are a constant reminder that this quaint area is the art and design district of Milan. There are restaurants galore, tempting boutiques and of course, Gelateria Amorino, my favourite spot … Continue reading

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Milano Day 8 – My last few hours and the Salone ends

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It seems as if every furniture enthusiast who was in Milan for the Salone Del Mobile had exactly the same idea as me; to rise and shine bright and early and make the most of the last day in the … Continue reading

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Milan Day 1 – Warmed up and washed out!

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It’s still raining and pouring outside as I write this, but with the harsh combination of bitter cold and wet weather, my spirit is far from dampened. In fact, I spent day one in the fashion capital warming up to … Continue reading

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Milan’s Spring 2012 Fashion Billboards

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Fashion billboards in Milan always occupy the biggest and most prominent spaces to draw eyeballs from all directions. On my last trip, these three adverts were unavoidable and who would want to miss it anyway? Roberto Cavalli’s dames looked dazzling … Continue reading

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The Antique Market in Brera

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I am back in Milan and surprisingly, it’s not as cold as I had expected it to be. The apartment that I stayed in near Porta Romana during Fashion Week last September was available to me once again and thank … Continue reading

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