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Italy



Basic Information:

Official Name: Italian Republic
Population: 59,917,907
Area: 301,230 km2
Capital City: Rome
Major Religion: Roman Catholic
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT +1
Current time: 03:28pm
Phone Country Dialing Code: 39
Region: Europe
Language: Italian
Useful Travel Phrases in: Italian

Climate (Rome):

Practical Travel Information:

Official Tourism Website: www.italiantourism.com
Electricity: 230V
Electrical Socket:

Type C

Type F

Type L


Travel Cost: $$$$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
Main Attractions:
  • Piazza dei Miracoli - It is a walled 8.87-hectare area located in Pisa, Tuscany, Italy. It is best known for the campanile (bell tower), also known as the Leaning Tower of Pisa.
  • Venice - Venice is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is situated on a group of 118 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by over 400 bridges.
  • Colosseum - It is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. It was built in 70-80 AD, and was the largest amphitheatre ever built at the time and held 50,000 to 80,000 spectators.
  • Galleria dell'Accademia - The Galleria dell'Accademia di Firenze, or "Gallery of the Academy of Florence", is an art museum in Florence, Italy. It is best known as the home of Michelangelo's sculpture David.

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