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Staying in Milan With Kids This Summer?  Stay Sane and Have Fun!

Staying in Milan With Kids This Summer? Stay Sane and Have Fun!

It’s nearly here again…summer! And with it comes the end of another school year and the start of what seems to be both the fastest and slowest season of the year, depending on where you’re sitting. Some of you have summer calendars already jammed so full with plans that you risk whiplash racing from one event and vacation to the next. Some of you are planning to go “back home” to spend extended ti... »

A Message from Tim Flear, British Consul General in Milan

A Message from Tim Flear, British Consul General in Milan

It has been a momentous year for the United Kingdom. Of course, I am referring to the vote by the British people on 23 June to exit the European Union. We are leaving the EU but not Europe, it is important to stress. Italy like the other countries in Europe remains a key friend and ally. We want to continue a close relationship with our European partners at a trade and investment level, in securit... »

Massive Attack Ticket Giveaway!

Massive Attack Ticket Giveaway!

Would you like to win free tickets to see Massive Attack in concert July 23, 2016, at the Assago Summer Arena in Milan? Then follow these easy steps! 1. Register for Easy Circle, the online resource for English Speakers in Italy. 2. Join the group Easy Milano and comment on the free tickets post or personally message StaffEasyMilano stating your interest.   It’s that easy. The winner will be chose... »

Tickets Giveaway!

Tickets Giveaway!

Would you like to win free tickets to see Robert Plant, Santana, Massive Attack in concert July 20, 21, 23, 2016, at the Assago Summer Arena in Milan? Then follow these easy steps! 1. Register for Easy Circle, the online resource for English Speakers in Italy. 2. Join the group Easy Milano and comment on the free tickets post or personally message StaffEasyMilano stating your interest.   It’s that... »

Milan: Mixing Old with the New

Milan: Mixing Old with the New

As an American, one thing that strikes on your first trip to Europe is the history. The relative age of North America is nothing compared to that of the European continent. Buildings of historical significance here can easily be two or three times as old as the historical sites in the United States. The same is true about northern Italy and Milan, but there is something here that separates it from... »

Dual-culture parenting… who controls the A/C

Dual-culture parenting… who controls the A/C

Dual-culture parenting boils down to priorities, values and who controls the A/C Salvatore’s fathering was dependent on two all-important remote controls, each kept in a separate pocket of his velour dressing gown. When you marry a Southern Italian man, you’ve got to be ready for major differences in childrearing. In the early years of our kids’ lives, my priorities as an American mother were to r... »

Pharrell Williams Ticket Giveaway!

Pharrell Williams Ticket Giveaway!

Would you like to win free tickets to see Pharrell Williams in concert July 12, 2016, at the Assago Summer Arena in Milan? Then follow these easy steps! 1. Register for Easy Circle, the online resource for English Speakers in Italy. 2. Join the group Easy Milano and comment on the free tickets post or personally message StaffEasyMilano stating your interest.   It’s that easy. The winner will be ch... »

Little Mix Ticket Giveaway!

Little Mix Ticket Giveaway!

Would you like to win free tickets to see Little Mix in concert this Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Assago Summer Arena in Milan? Then follow these easy steps! 1. Register for Easy Circle, the online resource for English Speakers in Italy. 2. Join the group Easy Milano and comment on the free tickets post or personally message StaffEasyMilano stating your interest. It’s that easy. The winner will b... »