This Week!
This Week!
In order to fight any further diffusion of COVID-19, people are advised to be very cautious when meeting others, even outdoor. A distance of a meter or so must be kept - and a face mask (better if surgical) worn - in case of any personal encounters.
.:. Though Milan and Lombardy are still at risk, some behaviours are allowed starting from Monday, February 1st. Shops may open. Bar and restaurants may serve till 6pm. Most museums have reopened, but cannot be visited during the weekends. Theaters and cinemas are closed. Curfew 10pm-5am anyway.
.:. Official news at the YesMilano website.

The neo-classical triumphal arch at the northern end of Parco Sempione was designed by Luigi Cagnola to hail Napoleon's entry into Milan.
.:. Its completion, however, was achieved only in 1838 by order of the Austro-Hungarians.
.:. It is in Corinthian order, and made of granite brought from the Lake Maggiore area. The arch is decorated with sculptures and surmounted by a coach-and-six in bronze, with Peace - to which the monument is dedicated - holding the reins.

Arco della Pace TriennaleCastello Magenta

Piazza Sempione 
Triennale district
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