There is no wrong or right time to be in Milan, with the global fashion capital featuring on every traveller’s bucket list. And now, with Alitalia offering direct flights to the city every day, there is more reason for you to pack your bags and head out. For the national carrier of Italy, comfort is key, when it comes to offering top-notch services 30,000 feet above ground. Be it through the plush leather seating designed by Poltrona Frau, the 1912-found leather company by Sardinian-born Renzo Frau, or the amenity kits by Salvatore Ferragamo that come with Bianco di Carrara eau de toilette, lip balm, body lotion, and a cleansing towel; the airline goes the extra mile to make your travel experience a memorable one. This unapologetic extravagance is an exciting teaser to the romance of Milan and its neighbouring Lake Como that awaits you at the end of the journey.
Indulge in the lap of luxury by opting for Magnifica, Alitalia’s impressive business class, where attention to detail is of primary importance. If you can’t wait till landing to feast on Italian delicacies, then turn to Alitalia’s sommelier, in cooperation with the Italian Sommelier Foundation, who will offer the best of hand-picked regional wines along with pastas made with fresh San Marzano tomatoes, local fish delicacies and hearty meat entrées. Don’t forget to try its cheese platters and the freshly-brewed Lavazza coffee blends that are great conversation–starters. When it comes to all things luxury,
Alitalia shoots the works, staying true to Italian fashion. From massages at the push of a button to personal screens with endless entertainment options, here’s to a glorious start to a gorgeous vacation.
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