I always had a thing for snow, it was the one thing I insisted to see when flying halfway around the world from New Zealand.
School had drained so much of my energy, so I thought I deserved a three-week holiday in my favourite part of the world.
The Uffizi houses the world's finest collection of Renaissance masterpieces, right where the Renaissance was born!
The underrated Boboli gardens was definitely a highlight of our three-day visit.
'David' is a biblical hero that has been known for the victory over Goliath to save people in the land of Israel.
Most of public museums in Milan are free on the first Sunday of the month, including top-notch ones like the Last Supper, Pinacoteca di Brera and Sforza Castle Museums.
As we approached the ski resort, a fairytale-like landscape opened up in front of us with lovely wooden cottages, icy stream and brownish mountains against the backdrop of clear blue sky.