The B & B is very close to the lively Quartiere Isola (10 minutes walk-distance) with a great choice of bars, restaurants, ice cream parlors and places of entertainment such as the famous Blue Note in via Borsieri.
In Piazzale Lagosta there is a local market and stall markets on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Continuing south from Quartiere Isola you can reach the brand new piazza Gae Aulenti and then descend to Corso Como, one of the trendiest promenades of Milan, which leads directly to Piazza XXV Aprile, where you can visit the unmissable Eataly. You can also walk to the Duomo or the Sforza Castle along Corso Garibaldi and the Brera district.
Also easily accessible: Alcatraz, Teatro Verdi, Palazzo Regione Lombardia, Pio X Humanitas, Isola, S. Siro Stadium.
Getting around in Milan by public transport:
Less than 300 meters from the B & B are 2 subway lines:
the Yellow line MM3 (in the direction of "San Donato" you arrive in Piazza del Duomo in 10 minutes, getting off at the sixth stop).
The Lilla line MM5 connects with the Porta Garibaldi Station where you can take the Green Line MM2 that leads to the Navigli (MM2 subway direction "Abbiategrasso-Assago", stop "Porta Genova", exit "Via Casale".
Bus n. 60, n.70, n.90, n. 91 e n. 92 and trams n. 5, n.7 e n. 33.
Tickets can be purchased in all the subway stations, at ATM (Azienda Trasporti Milanesi) Point vending machines and at authorized retailers (bars, tobacconists, stationery shops, newsagents).
Rate: 2,00 € - Valid 90 minutes from punching; only one access to the underground
Rate: 7,00 € - Valid: 24 hours from punching, unlimited journeys.
Rate: 12,00 € - Valid: 72 hours from punching, unlimited journeys.