Introduction Having roots dating back to 6th century BC, Milan has exploded into a diverse and fast-paced metropolis filled with culture, food, fashion, and creative souls. At one point in history, Milan was named a capital of the Western portion of the Roman empire. Since that time, Milan has experienced the true Italian Renaissance, booming the city's artistic and creative roots. A period of French and Spanish governing has also left it's mark on Milan's architecture and cultural neighborhoods thereby allowing a large amount of diversity in the Milanese population. Milan has since emerged as one of Italy's largest centers for fashion, finance, industry, and media. API exceeded my expectations because not only were they extremely helpful for all sorts of things, but also made the transition here much easier and fun. They took us on weekend trips around Italy with great accommodations and every employee that I interacted with was incredibly friendly and nice! Eric B.