Basic Information:Official Name: Italian Republic
Area: 301,230 km2
Capital City: Rome
Major Religion: Roman Catholic
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT +1
Current time: 11:30am
Phone Country Dialing Code: 39
Useful Travel Phrases in: Italian
Practical Travel Information:Official Tourism Website: www.italiantourism.com
Travel Cost: $$$$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
- 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.