Italy is the tenth largest country in Europe, and its inhabitants account for about 8.10 percent of Europe's population. Italy's population density is about 523 persons per square mile. The spine along Italy's boot consists of the Appenine mountains that separate the coastal areas along the Adriatic Sea in the east from the coastline of the Tyrrhenian Sea in the west. In the north, the Italian Alps rise along the borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia. Italy also includes the two Mediterranean islands of Sardinia and Sicilia, as well as several smaller islands.
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World Bank statistical data and graphs about economic and social development patterns in Italy. Data includes topics such as GNI per capita, school enrollment, and life expectancy.
Italy is famous for its food and wine, as well as its fashion designers, opera houses, and magnificent Renaissance art and history. This interactive map of Italy can help you locate places in Italy.
Italy is world famous for its architecture, fashion, food, wines, and culture. Learn more about popular travel destinations within Italy with this guide to Italian travel.
Browse this Italian foods guide and directory to learn about Italian food ingredients and Italian cooking styles. A photo of a professional Italian chef is included on the page.
This introduction to Italian cuisine comprises information about Italian chef education and careers around the world plus a photo of typical Italian cooking ingredients.
Located in western Europe, France is surrounded by the Bay of Biscay, the English Channel, Great Britain, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Andorra, and the Mediterranean Sea.
AS many as 300 bridges, viaducts and tunnels in Italy are at risk of structural failure, experts warned - as the death toll from Monday's collapse of the Morandi bridge in Genoa rose to 39, including three children.
Irish Independent. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 02:30:00 +0100.
MILAN (REUTERS) - Italy's anti-establishment government, outraged at the deadly collapse of a 50-year-old bridge, has presented the disaster as a warning to Brussels to give it more leeway to upgrade the country's ageing infrastructure.
Straits Times. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:29:22 +0800.
Italians will see it as a metaphor for the rottenness at the heart of the Italian state and of the Italian establishment. For behind the tragedy of the collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa this week is a terrible truth. ...
New Zealand Herald. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:34:09 +1200.
Gillon, Doreen, and James Harrison, eds. Italy's 500 Best-Ever Recipes. Wigston, England. Hermes House. 2011.