Milan’s beginning goes back to 400 B.C., when Gauls settled and overcome the Etruscans.In 222 B.C. the city was ruled by Romans and was occupied to the Roman Empire. Milan, the capital of Lombardy, has a population of 1.3 million people. It is the major industrial city of Italy with many different industrial sectors. It is a magnetic point for designers, artists, photographers and models. Milan has an prehistoric city Centre with high and interesting buildings and palazzos, which is why so many people from all over the world want to see the city of glamour.
Italy’s climate is predominantly Mediterranean: Alpine in the far north; hot and dry in the south. Winter in Milan is quite mild but foggy, with temperatures ranging from zero to 9 degrees Celsius. Summer can be very moist with brief thunderstorms; temperatures range from 15 to 30 degrees. From March through April temperatures range from 8 to 18 degrees.