Author Archives: Carlo

The rice fields of the Ticino Park

In the Ticino Park there is also a complex system of rice fields: habitat essential for the conservation of numerous waterfowl (nesting and migratory), amphibian and odonate species, as well as the largest and best preserved haybeds temporarily flooded, locally called “marcite” The valley of the Ticino Park develops between Piedmont and Lombardy and takes […]

Visit Milan

Milan, the world capital of fashion and design. Seat of the Italian Stock Exchange, it is a financial center famous also for the exclusive restaurants and shops. The Gothic-style Cathedral and the convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie, which houses the fresco “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci, testify to the artistic and cultural […]