The Collegian
Friday, June 21, 2024

PHOTO ESSAY: A weekend in Milan

<p>A crowded sidewalk beside the Milan Cathedral.&nbsp;</p>

A crowded sidewalk beside the Milan Cathedral. 

The past. The future.

Here is a collection of photographs from a weekend trip to Milan, Italy, the city of wrought iron balconies, hanging greenery, empty cappuccino cups stained with designer lipstick and eyes that see life through handcrafted tortoiseshell lenses of all hues. 


Via Torino, one of the oldest streets in Milan. 


A man waiting outside a Sunday market in the La Brera district.


A side street in the La Brera district. 


La Brera on a busy afternoon.


A courtyard adjacent to a Roman amphitheater. 

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A courtyard adjacent to a Roman amphitheater. 

Contributor Valerie Szalanczy is currently studying abroad in St Andrews, Scotland. Contact Valerie at 

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