Italy, officially the Italian Republic, is a large country in Southern Europe. Together with Greece, it is acknowledged as the birthplace of Western culture.
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Rome, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of Italy and of the Lazio region.
Venice is one of the most interesting and lovely places in the world. This sanctuary on a lagoon is virtually the same as it was six hundred years ago, which adds to the fascinating character.
Milan is financially the most important city in Italy, and home to the Borsa Italiana stock exchange.
Central Italy is in Italy.
Northeast Italy is in Italy.
Southern Italy is in Italy. Southern Italy is one of the least visited regions in Italy.
Sicily is a rugged and attractive island on the southern tip of Italy, and is one of the country's 20 regions.
Sardinia is a large island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, between the Balearic islands and the Italian peninsula and south of Corsica.
The Italian Lake District stretches across Northern Italy. The southern ends of most of the lakes are relatively flat, but the northern ends are mountainous as the lakes reach deep into the Alps.
Lake Garda is a lake region in the north of Italy. There are small towns located all around Lake Garda.