Milan is located in Lombardy, in the north of Italy, not far from the border with Switzerland and is mainly known as a major international fashion city. Apart from this, the city has many cultural monuments to visit, like the Duomo, one of the largest gothic churches in the world.
From the Milan Travel Guide
07 December 2013
The Oh Bej" Oh Bej! Fair, literally translated, "Oh so nice! Oh so nice!", is popular event attended by families and their children around Christmas time. The event is typically very crowded, because along with holiday treats and goodies, many often use this as a place to complete their Christmas shopping. Visitors can expect to see incredibly decorated public squares and opportunities to visit hundreds of stalls displaying a variety of Italian goods. This event begins every year on December 7th.
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