is the international car registration for
The Romans believed that their city was founded in the year 753 BC. Modern historians though believe it was the year 625 BC.
euro (EUR) ; note: on 1 January 1999, the European Monetary Union introduced the euro as a common currency to be used by financial institutions of member countries; on 1 January 2002, the euro became the sole currency for everyday transactions within the member countries
Fresh pasteurized or unpasteurized cow milk
Unpasteurized water buffalo milk
Partly skimmed raw cow milk
The Tuscan dialect was the basis for Italy's official language.
(the Song of the Italians) – also known as Fratelli d'Italia(=Brothers from Italy) and l'Inno di Mameli(=Mameli's Anthem)
Pisa. Construction began in 1173 but it took 200 years to build, with two significant pauses. It is the belltower to the cathedral and was constructed to stand upright, but due to the sub soil, has slowly been sinking over the centuries.
Rome. The Vatican is the smallest city in the world. It is comprised of only one street.
Rome. Skyteam. National carrier.
1678-1741; known as the "Red Priest"; composer of the Four Seasons
1782-1840; composer and legendary violinist
Opera composer best known for The Barber of Seville
Opera composer of the early 19th century; best known opera, Norma
1813-1901; composer of many well-known operas
Late Romantic opera composer
1965 - Via del Faro (Ordered by Pope Pius IX)
Made out of sheep or cow milk, originally produced in Sicily. Caciocavallo cheese is shaped like a tear-drop and is similar in taste to the aged Southern Italian Provolone cheese, with a hard edible rind.
Also: Pizza, minestrone, ciabatta & polenta
Moved to Rome, 1865 - 1871
Arranged armistice with the Allies
Minister of foreign affairs
Commander of Italian North Africa