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Exploring sleepy Saronno on a Sunday

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If you plan on visiting Saronno on a Sunday, be warned, this quaint little town does not wake from its slumber before 2pm. I arrived (with my umbrella in hand) around midday and I was rather regretful that I had … Continue reading

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Tax Free Shopping in Italy

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July and February are the best times to shop in Italy because the words ‘Saldi’ are bright and bold across store windows and price tags. While the conversion from Euros to Rands is shocking and oh so deceiving, there is one … Continue reading

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My Uncomplicated Guide to Shopping Paradise, Milano!

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Ciao Bellezze! Six days and counting… and before I know it, next week this time, I’ll be touching down in a warm and welcoming Milano. My fuschia Cellini suitcases are already packed and this time, I used the lessons learnt … Continue reading

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What Do You Want From Milano?

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Ciao bellezze! I’ll be jetting off to Milan again this July for another thrilling shopping expedition. And in the city which crawls with long-limbed supermodels and also boasts flagship boutiques of every major designer label, I’ll be navigating my way through the concrete building … Continue reading

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