Milan, Italy

Quick - what's the fashion capital of the world? Some might say Paris, right?Well, you'd be wrong - it's Milan, Italy. But the Milanese would say fashion isn't the only thing going on - this city keeps busy as the financial center of Italy too, and Samantha Brown quickly finds out it's a town with plenty to keep you going. She discovers that Panzarotti's, not pizza, reign supreme in Milan.she learns a little Italian - can you say Gucci, Fendi, Armani, Versace! Samantha steps inside the one store that started it all - Prada! She also gets hands-on in a museum dedicated to Italy's most famous son, Leonardo Da Vinci - an inventor as well as an artist? And she rolls up her sleeves for a lesson in an art form that's still done the old-fashion way - that is the 15th century way. What's become more popular than diner out in Milan? Samantha fills up her plate on the art of the aperitif.

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