Milanese label <a href='http://www.mrporter.com/mens/Designers/Altea'>Altea</a> is all about traditions and local production - for example, this sweater has been made at the brand's single workshop in Northern Italy. It's knitted with linen and cotton yarns in a mélange of black, cream and blue. Accentuate the contrasting azure trim by letting a white tee peek out along the neckline.
The Marble Gallery in the Ducal Palace, Mantova, Italy
Last time we were in Chiavenna there was an exhibition of Guzzi motorcycles. Moto Guzzi is the oldest European manufacturer in continuous motorcycle production. Come, Tour With Us Valchiavenna, the valley in the Alps, north of Lake Como. http://tour-withus.com/tours/Northern-Italy/itinerary.html?tp3=1_4#sthash.lfp0FKWo.dpuf