Quadrilatero della moda in Milan

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Via Monte Napoleone © FlavMi/cc-by-sa-3.0

Via Monte Napoleone © FlavMi/cc-by-sa-3.0

The Quadrilatero della moda (literally “fashion square”), or Via Montenapoleone fashion district, is a high-class shopping district in the centre of the Italian city of Milan, characterised by the presence of numerous boutiques and related retail outlets which represent most of the world’s major fashion houses.

The sides of the square, located to the south of the arches of Porta Nuova, are formed by Via Montenapoleone (SW), Via Manzoni (NW), Via della Spiga (NE), and Corso Venezia (SE).

Via Gesù © Daniel Case/cc-by-sa-3.0 Corso Venezia © flickr.com - l0da_ralta/cc-by-2.0 Corso Venezia © G.dallorto Via Sant'Andrea © Daniel Case/cc-by-sa-3.0 Via Monte Napoleone © FlavMi/cc-by-sa-3.0 Via Monte Napoleone © flickr.com - Dimitris Kamaras/cc-by-2.0
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Via Monte Napoleone © flickr.com - Dimitris Kamaras/cc-by-2.0
Streets inside this area include Via Borgospesso, Via Santo Spirito, Via Gesù, Via Sant’Andrea, Via Bagutta, and Via Baggutino. The zone extends in practice also to the north-west of Via Manzoni with Via Pisoni, and to the south and west of Via Montenapoleone with Corso Giacomo Matteotti (this last meets Corso Venezia at Piazza San Babila), Piazza Meda, Via San Pietro all’Orto, and Via Verri.

Read more on italia.it – Milan’s Quadrilatero della Moda, yesMilano.it – Quadrilatero della moda and Wikipedia Quadrilatero della moda (Smart Traveler App by U.S. Department of State - Weather report by weather.com - Global Passport Power Rank - Travel Risk Map - Democracy Index - GDP according to IMF, UN, and World Bank - Global Competitiveness Report - Corruption Perceptions Index - Press Freedom Index - World Justice Project - Rule of Law Index - UN Human Development Index - Global Peace Index - Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index). Photos by Wikimedia Commons. If you have a suggestion, critique, review or comment to this blog entry, we are looking forward to receive your e-mail at comment@wingsch.net. Please name the headline of the blog post to which your e-mail refers to in the subject line.




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