Italy

Languages:

Italian. English is understood in the larger cities. 

Time zone:

CET (UTC+1) 

Electricity:

Electrical current is 230 volts, 50Hz. A variety of plugs are in use including the European-style two-pin plug. 

Area:

301,338 sq km 

Population:

60,674,003 (2015 estimate) 

Currency:

The Euro is the official currency, divided into 100 cents. 

Religion:

Catholyc 

Government:

Unitary parliamentary republic 

Phone code:

+39 

Located in the centre
of the Mediterranean Sea, Italy is one of the most charming countries of
Europe. It's a land of great gastronomy, poetic landscapes, magnificent
architecture and awe-inspiring history and culture. Rome, the capital is
renowned to be one of the most significant cities in the world, in terms of
ancient wonders. But, as you delve deeper into Italy, there are oodles of
secret gems to enrapture you! From the fascinating countryside of Tuscany to
the gorgeous coastline of Amalfi Coast and Capri to the beautiful mountains of
Dolmites to the culinary delights of Puglia, Italy has diverse experiences for
a traveller. And, the cities of Italy are true stunners – the romantic Venice,
the fashionable Milan, the mystical Florence, and the vibrant Naples are all
waiting to enthral you. Don't forget to satiate your appetite with traditional
Italian dishes, such as Pizzas, Pastas, Lasagna, Risotto and Ribollita.

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