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The ski resort of Val Di Fiemme, located in the Italian region of Trentino, is well known among athletes for various types of winter sports – professionals and amateurs, as well as their fans. They have chosen this wide valley, surrounded by wooded mountain peaks, for a long time – some for training and finding out which of them is the strongest at the given time, others – to look at all this and support their beloved team.
Sports have always been held here regularly enough, but recently, their number has increased
significantly. Organizers of international and prestigious competitions are increasingly choosing this Continue reading
The Republic of San Marino, the third largest independent state in Europe (only the Vatican and Monaco is smaller), located in Italy, between the regions: Emilia-Romagna and Marche. Its territory has the shape of an irregular quadrangle with a predominantly hilly relief. Full name – The Most Serene Republic of San Marino. Independence of the Republic has a very ancient origin, so San Marino is considered the oldest republic in the world that still exists.
The country’s population is just over 33 thousand people, it mainly consists of citizens of San Marino (85%) and Italians (10%). Foreigners living in San Marino, about 5 thousand people. There are up to 3 Continue reading
Sicily is Italy’s largest region. It includes the island of Sicily and a number of islands. It is here that the active volcano Etna is located, which periodically reminds of itself. Despite the fact that the island is predominantly hilly, there are also the so-called Sicilian Apennines – a mountain range, and there are plains – a little more than 10% of the island’s area. The island of Sicily is separated from the mainland by the Strait of Messina. At its narrowest point, the width of this strait is just over three kilometers. You can get to Sicily from the peninsula in about twenty minutes by ferry. Continue reading