Castiglione Della Pescaia, Italy

Castiglione della Pescaia is a coastal town in the province of Grosseto, in the region of Tuscany, in west central Italy. It covers 208.96 sq km (80.68 sq mi) and has a population of 7,500 people (2012 estimate). More on Castiglione della Pescaia Considering its location, the earliest inhabitants on the site of present-day Castiglione […]

Cavallino Treporti, Italy

Cavallino-Treporti is a small town in the province of Venice, in the region of Veneto, in northeastern Italy. It covers 44 sq km (17 sq mi) and has a population of 13,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Cavallino-Treporti Cavallino-Treporti is separated from the Adriatic Sea by the Venetian Lagoon. Today, with its proximity to the […]

Marche, Italy

Marche is a region facing the Adriatic Sea on the central eastern part of Italy. It covers 9,366 sq km (3,616 sq mi) and has a population of 1.6 million people (2012 estimate). Its capital is Ancona. More on Marche Geography of Marche Apart from the Adriatic Sea to the east, Marche is bordered by […]

Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy

Friuli-Venezia Giulia is a region in north-eastern Italy. It is one of the twenty regions of Italy, and one of the five holding special autonomous status. Friuli-Venezia Giulia is the only region of Italy sharing an international border with Slovenia. It also borders Austria to the north. To the west is the Veneto region. Friuli-Venezia […]

Rome, Italy

Rome is the capital and largest city in Italy. It covers 1,285 sq km (496 sq mi) and has a population of over 2.7 million people (2011 estimate). It is a city on the Tiber River, in the Lazio Region, on the central-western part of the Italian Peninsula. Capitoline Hill, Rome Author: Pascal Reusch (Creative […]