Other areas to stay in Milan
You may decide that you want to stay in an area that is within easy reach of the city centre along with all of its attractions. You will find a number of other areas you can select from when you are coming to Milan. This includes:
Citta Studi Area:
This district of the city is situated in the Zone 3 area and the name literally translates to ‘City of the Studies’. This is an area that has become an educational hub in Milan and it is home to a number of different educational facilities. This includes the Politecnico technical university and some of the technical and science divisions of the University of Milan. When you stay in this area, you will benefit from easy and convenient access to public transport links as well as to a variety of facilities such as places to shop and eat out. You can also reach the main attractions in the centre of Milan with ease when you stay in this area.
There are a number of places of interest within the immediate area and this includes the East End Studio, which is a popular events venue and holds up to around 9,000 people. This pleasant district is close to the designer shops of Mount Napoleon Street as well as attractions such as the Scala Theatre and Milan Cathedral. You can select from a range of hotels in the area, with options to suit a variety of needs and budgets.
Stazione Centrale Area:
This area can be found in Zone 2 of Milan, and it has been named after Milano Centrale Railway Station, which is one of the main railway stations in the whole of Europe. Situated north east from the city centre, it provides easy and convenient access to Milan’s sights and attractions.
The station is elaborate and grand in terms of architecture while the interior is quite magnificent. Hundreds of trains per day run from this station and huge numbers of passengers pass through each year. Staying in this part of the city means that you will still be close to the City Centre, and will therefore be able to explore the sights with ease.
Fiera Milano City Area:
Another central area of Milan is Fiera Milano City, which is a great place to stay if you want to enjoy convenience, easy access to attractions and events, and a variety of amenities on your doorstep. Fiera Milano is the large exhibition centre in this central area, and each year is plays host to a variety of national and international conventions. You will find a range of hotels that are situated close to the venue, which is ideal if you are attending a convention because it means that you will be close to both the convention venue and the wonderful Milan attractions.