Introduction of Italy The official name of Italy is Republic of Italy. The capital of Italy is Rome. The population of Italy is58,100,000. The official language of Italy is Italian.
Geography Italy is warm and rainy in the winter and hot and dry in the summer. Winters in Po valley are very cold with dense fog. Earthquakes are very common in Italy.
Italian Food The food is usually healthy. Popular foods are pasta, pizza, fruit and vegetables. The meals are big and usually 4 courses. Rice grows well in Venice.
People of Italy Italians are famous for motor car racing. Thousands of Italian families immigrated to the United States and South America. The natural resources are mercury, potash, marble, sulfur, natural gas and coal.
Interesting facts Italians are some of the wealthiest people in the world. Food, clothes, household goods and designer products are expensive.
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