Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Milan

Westin Palace
Lavish and well-endowed the Starwood-owned Westin Palace has much to offer business travellers and those with a love of gilt.
Vietnamonamour
A peaceful spot in a posh part of Milan's Chinatown. A great place if you enjoy North Vietnamese cuisine.
Via Brera / Solferino
Running almost from La Scala in the Centro due north to Corso Como the character here is much more individual with unique boutiques selling younger more affordable fashion...
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UNA Hotel Tocq
Despite design hotel aspirations the main appeal of this boutique business-orientated property is its proximity to the high-end boutiques and chic clubs of Corso Como
U Barba
U Barba is a warm, welcoming Genoese restaurant with its own boules court and quirky style, found in the Calvairate area of Milan.
Tunnel
After 6 years of salsa Tunnel is now dancing to a different beat - from hard rock to electronica and trance / techno. A small loft space by Stazione Centrale Tunnel is a welcome alternative to Corso Como's more stylized clubs join an energetic relaxe
Triennale DesignCafe
Sublimely stylish, this cafe serves modern Italian cuisine among a exhibition of iconic 20th century chairs.
Trattoria Toscana
Despite a romantic setting love-birds should go elsewhere as this new Navigli institution is firmly aimed at party-loving crowds.
Tram ATMosfera
Eat a meal and see the sights while travelling one of Milan's historic tram routes...
TownHouse Street Milano Duomo
Comprised of seven one- and two-bed studios, a stay at the TownHouse Street Milano Duomo is like having the run of your own stylish Milanese pied-à-terre.
Townhouse Galleria
Located within easy distance of the Duomo, la Scala and the quadrilatero d'oro this seven star hotel is the height of elegance and luxury...
Townhouse 31
Part of a nascent chain of family-run hotels a stay at Townhouse 31 is something akin to a house party...
Tocqueville 13
Footballers and models dance the nights away in this chic club. Book dinner in the restaurant before hand or warm up in Corso Como's plethora of bars before taking on the bouncers...
The Yard Milano
A stylish hotel in the Navigli district, The Yard Milano is strewn with old-school furnishings and retro curios in keeping with its vintage sports theme.
The Last Supper
Booking weeks in advance for just 15 minutes of viewing time might seem excessive but this atmospherically ethereal fresco is worth the wait. Nearby cafes Biffi San Carlo and Chocolat provide essential sustenance...
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The Gray
With 21 very fashionably designed rooms, this hotel is the perfect place for the style minded. The perfect place to stay during Fashion Week.=display:none"
Terme Milano
With over 30 scrubs, muds, creams and steam experiences Terme Milano is the place to dig in for a long de-stressing day as the Spa.
Tennis
Tennis is very popular among the Milanese, although tennis clubs tend to be very exclusive...
teatro7 Lab
3 cookery hour lessons, often seasonally themed. They hold a children's cookery class too!
Teatro Manzoni
Frequented by Milan's high society this Theatre hosts both traditional and popular theatre with a variety of music concerts.
Teatro Litta
Located on Corso Magenta just south of the Castello Sforzesco, round off an evening of theatre with cocktails and dinner in Parco Sempione's hip bars and restaurants...
Teatro Franco Parenti
Works from the likes of Beckett and Alfred Jarry take place almost nightly here...
Teatro alla Scala
A superlatively sumptuous building, tickets to the Teatro Scala are usually booked up two months in advance....
Teatro 7
The epitome of hip and happening Teatro 7 is where cool creatives congregate to talk art design and fashion. And eating creative Italian fare between conversations of course. yEventWat
Taverna della Trisa
If old-world is your thing than Taverna della Trisa ticks all the right food with unpretentious surroundings and good hearty fare all washed down with lipsmackingly good wines...yEvent
Taveggia
Located near Via Durini a specialist interiors street serried with the cream of Milanese design the grandly traditional Taveggia comes as a welcome break from modern minimalism.
Tano Passami l’Olio
An obsession with extra virgin olive oil is just one of the charming quirks at this lovable restaurant in Navigli. Located between canals football lovers should combine dinner here with a drink at nearby Osteria del Pallone.yEventWatcherDiv
T’a Milano Store & Bistro
A high-end chocolate shop and bistro in the centre of Milan, T’a Milano offers mouthwatering confections and fine Italian fare in sleek surrounds.
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Spazio Oberdan
A classic movie theatre with a dash of comfortable modern style. All movies are in their original languages with subtitles.
Soul to Soul
This charming little club is in the pretty Brera district just off the quirky shopping street Via Solferino. Within striking distance of Corso Como's bars and restaurants it's a pleasingly different experience...
Sottomarino Giallo
Formerly a lesbian club Sottomarino Gialla is now popular with a more mixed crowd. Small and intimate this underground club in the Northern district of Loreto is a great pre-or post clubbing venue.
Smoking Kills Club
Party-focused nightclub where music rules the day and alternative is okay.
Skiing
Shocking
Round off an evening of bar hopping down Corso Como in this good-time club. With a relaxed door policy and an 'up-for-it' crowd the dance-floor rocks from 1am.
Shambala
Another slightly out-of-town option glamorous Shambala rewards diners with authentic Asian cusine in a great setting. Choose from various dining rooms in the stylishly converted farmhouse which has rooms for every mood and an oriental garden for summ
Scooter Hire
Practical and stylish there's something rather idyllic about pottering around an Italian city on a scooter. Just remember to look out for trams...

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