Articles about shopping in Milan regularly feature in fashion magazines the world over and it is not hard to see why. One of the true style capitals of the world, Milan is home to some of the biggest names in haute couture - meaning a Milan shopping trip will be one to remember.
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Milan is situated 10 minutes northwest of the city centre in the Bovisa district, making it the ideal place to stay during a shopping trip. Guests can drop their bags at this hotel in Milan, Italy, and enjoy top-quality accommodation and fine dining in one of the best hotels in the city.
Best areas for shopping in Milan
Fashion is one of Milan's biggest attractions and the styles set in this city usually hit London and New York a year later. As clothes jump from the catwalk to the high street so quickly in Milan, shoppers will find many superb 'cast-offs' for sale in label outlets and second-hand stores.
Much of the Milan fashion district centres around the Quadrilatero d'Oro (circle of gold) square, where shoppers will find the Armani superstore on the Via Manzoni, Louis Vuitton and Ralph Lauren on the Via Montenapoleone, along with Gucci and Versace on the Via Sant' Andrea.
Prada's flagship store can be found in the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II arcade. For some more adventurous shopping, explore the small boutiques and alternative stores selling less-well known, but still stylish, garments.
Staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Milan
After a day of intensive retail therapy, relax and unwind at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Milan. In addition to shopping, the hotel also makes trips to regional attractions like the San Siro Milan just a short trip.
Guests of the hotel will enjoy superbly appointed rooms, the highly commended Filini restaurant, plus a swimming pool and fitness club.