With its imposing buildings, world-famous shopping and gorgeous bars, Milan is one of the more impressive of Italy’s cities. Behind the glamorous façade, however, it has many hidden gems full of cultural and historical charm.
The Brera neighbourhood is known as the artistic heart of Milan and is one of the city’s most romantic quarters. The best way to see Brera, or indeed any part of Milan, is to walk. Discover the hidden streets of Brera on foot and you’ll find plenty of charming galleries, museums and pretty boutiques in which to while away an afternoon. Here, we offer our guide to the Brera district showing you the best things to see and do there.