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Originally inhabited by Celts, Milan was conquered by the Romans in 222 a.C. and since then it has been a thriving commercial centre. The population on Milan now is about two million people and Milan is located 250 KM from Florence, 150 KM from Venice and 600 KM from the Capital City. Milan is placed in the middle of the Po valley, crossed by the Ticino and the Adda rivers, its name derives from the Latin “Mediolanum” that means “In the middle of the plain”. A trip of 30 minutes takes you in the district of Como or Maggiore lakes, while in about two hours you can visit the enchanting Garda lake, the Alps or dive into the beautiful sea of Liguria.