Via Torino (Torino Street), Milan

Via Torino (Torino Street), Milan

Via Torino is one of the main thoroughfares in Milan. It connects Piazza Duomo with the typical Ticinese district. The street is particularly famous for shoes – one of women’s favorite garments – and is replete with shops specialized in a variety of footwear, from all-terrain boots to dainty sandals. In recent years, there's been a shoe mall added, hosting a large number of boutiques addressing the young clientele, with prices ranging from inexpensive to medium to high.

At the other end of Via Torino, down from the Duomo, is the Ticinese district which offers a selection of small shops and workshops.

Milan has been defined as a rich city dedicated to art and pleasure. It is, no doubt, an active participant in the fashion race of the world's capital cities, along with Paris, Tokyo and London. Here you can find anything you can dream of. With the wide variety of shoes available and the prices ranging from very low to very high, you will surely find something that matches your style and budget. If you have a love for shoes, you must visit this street, as you will be baffled with the available choice.

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Sight Name: Via Torino (Torino Street)
Sight Location: Milan, Italy (See walking tours in Milan)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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