The Design Street of MilanCorso Giacomo Matteotti is the design center of the city. Although there are quite a few well-known fashion stores and international brands of clothing, footwear and bags, the center of interest here is the leading design stores and brands in Europe and the world.
Here, you will find design and lighting fixture shops of Elsie, Fornasetti, Zara Home and others. Next to them you will find luxury car dealerships and the world's most expensive cars. Here you will find almost every prestigious design in the world, along with many of the popular designs sold in droves.
Giacomo Matteotti, after whom the street was named, was a socialist leader in Italy, who was murdered by the fascists at the beginning of their rule, in 1924. He was a strong opponent of Benito Mussolini and the Fascist Party and the Italian nation is grateful to him to this day. Matteotti was one of the first to recognize the monster, who was about to turn Italy into Hitler's ally. Therefore, he was assassinated by the tyrant's emissaries.