• Città Bassa
    Bergamo,  Italy

    A day in Bergamo: the best alternative to world-famous Milan

    Recognized internationally as Italy‘s fashion capital, Milan is one of the mainstream destinations for millions of tourists each year. Attracted by the fame of the city, many simply stop there and don’t venture to explore the many picturesque towns that lie not too far from one of Italy’s most bustling cities. Among these is Bergamo, a charming medieval town where you can certainly feel and experience Italy’s old history. Spending a day in Bergamo is most definitely one of the best alternatives to a more crowded and chaotic Milan. The magic of Bergamo Once the most western outpost of the Republic of Venice, Bergamo is today a dynamic town that…