Around the world in eighty days Laura Gerona Martinez María Gozalo 2ºA
Italy <ul><li>1.  location/map/capital </li></ul><ul><li>Italy is  located in Southern Europe  on the long, boot-shaped It...
<ul><li>1.Flag/ Nation anthem/ official language /currency </li></ul><ul><li>-Official language is the  Italian </li></ul>...
<ul><li>3.Geography. </li></ul><ul><li>-The  Apennine Mountains  form the peninsula’s backbone. </li></ul><ul><li>-The  Al...
<ul><li>There are several volcanoes in Italy: Etna, Vulcano, Stromboli and Vesuvius </li></ul>Etna Vulcano Stromboli Vesuv...
<ul><li>4-.Climate </li></ul><ul><li>- North:   Continental climate . Interior higher altitudes and valleys, in winter mon...
<ul><li>5-.Politics </li></ul><ul><li>-  Government:   Parliamentary, democratic republic. </li></ul><ul><li>-  President ...
<ul><li>7.Economy(industry,science,technology, resources) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Italy is member of de Group of Eight (G8) ...
<ul><li>- Major exports.  Motor vehicles   (fiat Group, Aprilia, Ducati, Piaggo)   Chemicals and petrochemicals   (Eni) </...
<ul><li>Energy and electrical engineering  (Enel, Edisom)  Home appliances   (Candy, Indesit) </li></ul>
<ul><li>- Aerospace and defense technologies  ( Alenia,  Augustat,  Finmeccanica ). </li></ul><ul><li>-Firearms   ( Berett...
<ul><li>- Fashion  (  Armani, Valentino, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana , Roberto Cavalli, Benetton, Prada, Luxottica) </li></ul...
<ul><li>- Sport and luxury vehicles   (Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborgini, Pagani) </li></ul><ul><li>-Yachts   (Ferretti, Azimu...
<ul><li>Wine </li></ul>
<ul><li>Tourism: Italy is the fourth highest tourist earner and the fifth most visited country in the world. </li></ul><ul...
<ul><li>8-.Religion </li></ul><ul><li>Roman Catholicism is by far the largest religion in the country. </li></ul>The Pope ...
<ul><li>9-.Culture. </li></ul><ul><li>9.1-.Architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>Different architectural styles, from  Classical...
The Pantheon, the Colosseum, the  Pirelli Tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa and Villa Olmo                                 ...
Italy is equally as rich and expressive, with  churches, basilicas, cathedrals and fountains  such as: -. St Peter Basilic...
Florence Cathedral Siena Cathedral Basilica di Santa Maria St. Peter Basilica
Bernini Renzo Piano Andrea Palladio
<ul><li>9.2.-Painting and sculpture. </li></ul><ul><li>Italian painting is traditionally characterized by a warmth of colo...
Michelangelo Leonardo Da Vinci Donatello Boticelli
Tintoretto Fra Angelico Carvaggio
Raphael Titan
<ul><li>9.3 Literature. </li></ul><ul><li>Literary figures in Italy: -Giovanni Boccaccio. </li></ul><ul><li>-Giacomo Leopa...
Alessandro Manzoni Petrarch Dante Alighieri
<ul><li>9.4-.Science. </li></ul><ul><li>Notable scientific minds : -Leonardo da Vinci  : made several contributions to a v...
Leonardo da Vinci Galileo Galilei
Giovanni Domenico Cassini Enrico Fermi
Guglielmo Marconi Alessandro Volta
<ul><li>9.5-.Music </li></ul><ul><li>From folk music to classical, music has always played an important role in Italian cu...
Lucciano Pavarotti  Enrico Caruso Alessandro Bonci Famous Italian opera singers include:
<ul><li>9.6.-Cinema </li></ul><ul><li>World- famous Italian film directors. </li></ul><ul><li>-Vittorio De Sica. -Federico...
Vittorio De Sica Federico Fellini Sergio Leone 9.6.-Cinema World- famous Italian film directors:
Pier Paolo Pasolini Roberto Benigni
<ul><li>Movies include world cinema treasures such as:   - La  dolce vita </li></ul><ul><li>  - Il buono,il brutto, il cat...
<ul><li>9.7.-Education </li></ul><ul><li>Italy's public education is free and compulsory from 6-14 years of age </li></ul>
<ul><li>10.- Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Popular sports include  football, volleyball, waterpolo, fencing, rugby, cycling, ic...
<ul><li>11.-Cuisine.  </li></ul><ul><li>Cheese and wine are major parts of the cuisine. </li></ul><ul><li>Coffee , and mor...
THE END OF ITALY By: Laura Gerona Martínez María Gozalo. 2ºA
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Italy. Laura Gerona i Maria Gozalo.

1,292 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,292
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
33
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Italy. Laura Gerona i Maria Gozalo.

  1. 1. Around the world in eighty days Laura Gerona Martinez María Gozalo 2ºA
  2. 2. Italy <ul><li>1. location/map/capital </li></ul><ul><li>Italy is located in Southern Europe on the long, boot-shaped Italian Peninsula, including Sicily an Sardinia. It has borders with: France, Austria, Slovenia and Switzerland. </li></ul><ul><li>Capital city: Rome. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>1.Flag/ Nation anthem/ official language /currency </li></ul><ul><li>-Official language is the Italian </li></ul><ul><li>-Currency: Euro </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>3.Geography. </li></ul><ul><li>-The Apennine Mountains form the peninsula’s backbone. </li></ul><ul><li>-The Alps form its northern boundary. </li></ul><ul><li>-The Po is Italy’s principal river </li></ul><ul><li>-Several islands form part of Italy: the largest are Sicily and Sardinia . </li></ul>The Apenine Mountains The River Po
  5. 5. <ul><li>There are several volcanoes in Italy: Etna, Vulcano, Stromboli and Vesuvius </li></ul>Etna Vulcano Stromboli Vesuvius
  6. 6. <ul><li>4-.Climate </li></ul><ul><li>- North: Continental climate . Interior higher altitudes and valleys, in winter months ,tend to be cold, wet and snowy. </li></ul><ul><li>- Coastal Areas : Mediterranean </li></ul><ul><li>climate . Mild winters and dry summers . </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>5-.Politics </li></ul><ul><li>- Government: Parliamentary, democratic republic. </li></ul><ul><li>- President of the Italian Republic: Giorgio Napolitano </li></ul><ul><li>- Prime minister: Silvio Berlusconi. </li></ul><ul><li>6-. Foreign Relations. </li></ul><ul><li>Member of the European Nations, the United Nations ,North Atlantic Treaty Organization and the OECD . </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>7.Economy(industry,science,technology, resources) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Italy is member of de Group of Eight (G8) industrialized nations. It is divided into: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A developed industrial north dominated by large private companies. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A primarily agricultural , state-assisted south. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>- Major exports. Motor vehicles (fiat Group, Aprilia, Ducati, Piaggo) Chemicals and petrochemicals (Eni) </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Energy and electrical engineering (Enel, Edisom) Home appliances (Candy, Indesit) </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>- Aerospace and defense technologies ( Alenia, Augustat, Finmeccanica ). </li></ul><ul><li>-Firearms ( Beretta ) </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>- Fashion ( Armani, Valentino, Versace, Dolce & Gabbana , Roberto Cavalli, Benetton, Prada, Luxottica) </li></ul><ul><li>- Food processing ( Ferrero,Barilla Group, Martini & Rossi, Campari, Parmalat) </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>- Sport and luxury vehicles (Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborgini, Pagani) </li></ul><ul><li>-Yachts (Ferretti, Azimut) </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Wine </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Tourism: Italy is the fourth highest tourist earner and the fifth most visited country in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>The majority of Italy’s electricity is produced by gas, oil, coal, and hydro. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>8-.Religion </li></ul><ul><li>Roman Catholicism is by far the largest religion in the country. </li></ul>The Pope Benedicto XVI
  17. 17. <ul><li>9-.Culture. </li></ul><ul><li>9.1-.Architecture. </li></ul><ul><li>Different architectural styles, from Classical Roman and Greek, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neo-classical, Art Nouveau to Modern. </li></ul><ul><li>The nation contains several architectural monuments, such as: -The Pantheon . - Villa Olmo </li></ul><ul><li>-The Colosseum -The Pirelli Tower </li></ul><ul><li>- The Leaning Tower ok Pisa </li></ul>
  18. 18. The Pantheon, the Colosseum, the Pirelli Tower, the Leaning Tower of Pisa and Villa Olmo                                          
  19. 19. Italy is equally as rich and expressive, with churches, basilicas, cathedrals and fountains such as: -. St Peter Basilica -. Florence Cathedral. -. St Mark’s Basilica -. Milan Cathedral . -. The Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore. -. Siena Cathedral. -. La Fontana de Trevi. Italy has also home to numerous famous architects, such as: Andrea Palladio, Filippo Brunelleschi, Bernini and Renzo Piano.
  20. 20. Florence Cathedral Siena Cathedral Basilica di Santa Maria St. Peter Basilica
  21. 21. Bernini Renzo Piano Andrea Palladio
  22. 22. <ul><li>9.2.-Painting and sculpture. </li></ul><ul><li>Italian painting is traditionally characterized by a warmth of colour and light and a preoccupation with religious figures and motifs. Notable artists include: Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci, Donatello, Botticelli, Fra Angelico, Tintoretto,Carvaggio,Bernini, Titan and Raphael </li></ul>
  23. 23. Michelangelo Leonardo Da Vinci Donatello Boticelli
  24. 24. Tintoretto Fra Angelico Carvaggio
  25. 25. Raphael Titan
  26. 26. <ul><li>9.3 Literature. </li></ul><ul><li>Literary figures in Italy: -Giovanni Boccaccio. </li></ul><ul><li>-Giacomo Leopardi -Alessandro Manzoni -Petrarch -Dante Alighieri </li></ul>Giacomo Leopardi Guivanni Boccaccio
  27. 27. Alessandro Manzoni Petrarch Dante Alighieri
  28. 28. <ul><li>9.4-.Science. </li></ul><ul><li>Notable scientific minds : -Leonardo da Vinci : made several contributions to a variety of fields including art, biology, and technology. </li></ul><ul><li>- Galileo Galilei: was a physicist, mathematician, and astronomer who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution. -The physicist Alessandro Volta , inventor of the electric battery; - Guglielmo Marconi , who received the Novel Prize in Physics for the invention of the radio. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Leonardo da Vinci Galileo Galilei
  30. 30. Giovanni Domenico Cassini Enrico Fermi
  31. 31. Guglielmo Marconi Alessandro Volta
  32. 32. <ul><li>9.5-.Music </li></ul><ul><li>From folk music to classical, music has always played an important role in Italian culture. Instruments associated with classical music, including the piano and violin, were invented in Italy, as well as many of the prevailing classical music forms, such as the symphony, concerto and sonata. </li></ul><ul><li>Italy's famous composers include: </li></ul><ul><li> -The Renaissance composers Palestrina and Monteverdi. -The Baroque composers Alessandro Scarlatti, Corelli and Vivaldi. -The Classical composers Paganini and Rossini. -The Romantic composers Verdi and Puccini. </li></ul>
  33. 33. Lucciano Pavarotti Enrico Caruso Alessandro Bonci Famous Italian opera singers include:
  34. 34. <ul><li>9.6.-Cinema </li></ul><ul><li>World- famous Italian film directors. </li></ul><ul><li>-Vittorio De Sica. -Federico Fellini. -Sergio Leone. -Pier Paolo Pasolini. -Roberto Benigni . </li></ul>
  35. 35. Vittorio De Sica Federico Fellini Sergio Leone 9.6.-Cinema World- famous Italian film directors:
  36. 36. Pier Paolo Pasolini Roberto Benigni
  37. 37. <ul><li>Movies include world cinema treasures such as: - La dolce vita </li></ul><ul><li> - Il buono,il brutto, il cattivo - La vita è bella directed by Roberto Benigni </li></ul>
  38. 38. <ul><li>9.7.-Education </li></ul><ul><li>Italy's public education is free and compulsory from 6-14 years of age </li></ul>
  39. 39. <ul><li>10.- Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Popular sports include football, volleyball, waterpolo, fencing, rugby, cycling, ice hockey, roller hockey and motor racing. </li></ul>
  40. 40. <ul><li>11.-Cuisine. </li></ul><ul><li>Cheese and wine are major parts of the cuisine. </li></ul><ul><li>Coffee , and more specifically espresso and cappuccino has become highly important to cultural cuisine of Italy. </li></ul><ul><li>Some famous dishes and items include: pasta, pizza, lasagna, focaccia, and gelato. </li></ul>
  41. 41. THE END OF ITALY By: Laura Gerona Martínez María Gozalo. 2ºA

×