The Great Erasmus Adventure

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Last week I took the opportunity to visit another one of the most iconic Italian cities – Milan.  I’d heard mixed opinions about Milan from other students but for only around 20€ for train tickets (there and back) it had to be done.   I happened to think it was a great city and it’s a shame I was only there for the day.  Unlike Verona, it’s a proper working city!  Verona feels more like a town in comparison.

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The iconic Duomo (slightly cliché)

After a short metro journey from Milano Centrale we arrived at Piazza Duomo and were confronted by this monster of a cathedral.  Pictures don’t do it much justice.  I’d seen photos of it and thought it looked a bit unusual but not that intriguing.  My opinion changed quite quickly once I was standing directly in front of it.  Really quirky but beautiful; the shape reminds me…

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