Expo 2015 – Will Milan Have Enough Hotels?

It’s odd what you end up chatting about while taking a taxi. Yesterday, for example, I got talking with the taxi driver about the forthcoming Expo in Milan. After asking if I was English, and from London, the Expo event came up and the driver observed that he did not know if Milan would be able […]

Milan Clinches the 2015 Expo

In an odd show of political unity, right wing Letizia Morrati, and left wingers Massimo D’Alema and Romano Prodi got together in Paris, along with Al Gore to promote Milan‘s bid for the 2015 Universal Exhibition (Expo). The green-theme, hence Gore’s presence, plus supporting music by Andrea Bocelli and Senegalese musician Youssou N’Dour, meant that […]