Milan, Italy
Matteo, 27
Legal journalist and art passionate
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I'm currently working as a journalist in a economic newspaper after getting my master in law.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Old style Italian songs. Mina, Patty Pravo will make you cry until you finish your tears

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Desperate Housewifes, Friends and Lost are my favorites

Name some spots in Milan that are good for a Tinder date.

For a cocktail date I would reccomend: Mag, Frida or Otto, for a nice walk Brera o Parco Sempione

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Flea markets and online, I rarely buy in shops

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Staying for hours in museums and reading books in a cafe

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Milan? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Armani Nobu is probably one of the most expensive restaurant of the city. It is a sushi place. It was about 150€.

What restaurant in Milan looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

One chinese takeawy restaurant but you can eat the food there too. They have the best chinese rice gnocchi on earth. Via Tito Livio 37

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Milan?

Navigli. You can go there during day time or on weekdays at night for a nice walk otherwise I would not go there. It's too crowded and bars are low quality

What are the Milan spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Duomo, Castle, Brera, Montenapoleone

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