In our neighborhood modernity merges with the history of the city.
Next to the old Spanish walls once surrounding Milan, you can admire the new Herzog & De Meuron complex which houses the headquarters of Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli and Microsoft. Both companies have special areas open to the public and offer conferences, workshops and innovation training courses.
In Piazza Gae Aulenti stands the Unicredit skyscraper, the tallest in Italy. And the Vertical Forest residential towers represent a revolutionary urban project of biodiversity, with more than 900 trees chosen among 90 different species. The same concept of biodiversity can be appreciated in the Park of Porta Nuova and its tree collection, called the Tree Library.
Near San Guido Hotel you can also discover Milan's China Town, Via Paolo Sarpi, with its many Chinese shops and restaurants.
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