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Milan

Surfing on the Red Line

Travelling boldly around Milan, as I do, I often find myself on the city’s red underground line. This tube line is quite sophisiticated technologically.

Excessive PM10 Levels in Milan

Despite the Ecopass pollution charge system which has been in force for more or less a year, PM10 levels in Milan Italy, and in areas around the city have exceeded acceptable limits by as much as 4 times.

Moratti v The Prostitutes

Letizia Moratti, for those not in the know, is the Mayor of Milan, Italy, and she’s at war. Yes, she’s battling the city’s prostitution problem.

A Potentially Fine Situation

Today, Via Paolo Sarpi in Milan became a ZTL or restricted traffic zone. This means that those who enter this street will be espied by cameras and will recieve a fine if they are not authorised to pass through along this street.

A Chinese Puzzle

We all remember the sad case of poor Maddie McCann, the little English girl who disappeared while her parents where on holiday in Portugal, well,

Grey Days

As I write this, the rain is lashing down here in not so sunny Milan. Funny weather for Italy, especially in June when it is