Venice is a city that emerged from the sea.
The name "gondola" comes from the word "boat". This definition is given in the Venetian dictionary of Matinelli. Another name is “sea eel” (gonger). Indeed, gracefully, silently, it seems to…

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A short guide to the attractions of San Marino
Each of those who was going on a trip wondered: “What country is worth visiting?”. And the choice will become apparent when they find out about San Marino. History and…

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Italy and Europe: travel and leisure
Italy is divided into 20 regions. In order to understand which region is closer to you, it is worth exploring each one in more detail before planning your vacation in…

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San Marino Interesting Facts.

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 Autonomous Region – the cradle of civilization

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

Italy and Europe: travel and leisure

In the central part of the Apennine peninsula is the Umbria region, the “green heart” of Italy, as Italians called this region for olive groves, forests and vineyards. The capital of the region is the city of Perugia. Details on city attractions and places of recreation can be found on the city portal, using the example of the Batumi Internet resource, where visitors and tourists of the city find any information that interests them. Umbria boasts a continental climate with warm, dry summers and cool winters.

However, the mountains are much colder, and it rains more often. Such conditions are very favorable for agriculture, so not only grapes and olives are grown here, but also grain, tobacco and black truffles. There are many artisans and the lowest unemployment rate in the country. As for tourists, the neighboring region of Tuscany accepts the main flow of travelers for itself, which means that in Umbria there are much lower prices and fewer vacationers from different countries – an ideal place for Italians to relax. Continue reading

How to cook an Italian dish - perfect lasagna
If you will make the dough yourself, take durum wheat flour - Farina di grano duro (in Italian) or Hartweizengriess (in German) The Italians say: “Pizza is a lover, and…

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Lignano Sabbiadoro Beach Resort: Holidays on the Adriatic
Lignano Sabbiadoro is a beach resort in Italy, located in the north-east of Italy, in the province of Udine. The resort is very popular among residents of Austria and Germany,…

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Naples Underground - a parallel world of the city
... This is a real "parallel world", which is under modern Naples. A quiet city where you can feel the breath of an ancient volcanic sandstone - tuff, and time…

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Only 4 secrets will make your meal truly Italian
In cooking, Italians performed a small miracle. The dishes of this country are well known and loved all over the world, and in the field of fast food - this…

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