The cradle of civilization that gave rise to the existence of all the countries of Western Europe, their language and national culture. Without the active participation of Italy has not done none of the era: it is worth recalling at least the Roman Empire, which is more than three thousand years ago conquered half the world. Or the Renaissance, without which we would not see the world in its usual form for us. The big contribution to world culture made by Michelangelo, Dante Alighieri, Leonardo da Vinci, Petrarch - and they are all natives of the fertile region. At the present stage of development of Italy - influential state with perfectly-developed economy and industry. On the Italian fashion legends around the world: Dolce & Gabbana or Versace - recognized legislators in this field. Italy - a country which is on par with France and Spain is a center of international tourism: its cities and resorts is annually visited more than 50 million people. Those who have been in Italy, forever remember this wonderful sunny country. One trip is never enough to fully enjoy the beauty of the Italian, so many many times need to come back there to relax body and soul.
|Currency used||Euro (EUR)|
|Area (km2)||116,350 sq mi|
|Country name||The Italian Republic|