Trentino Alto Adige, Italy

Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol (Italian: Trentino-Alto Adige; German: Trentino-Südtirol) is a region on the northernmost part of Italy. Until 1919, when it was annexed by Italy, this region belonged to Austria-Hungary, and before that, the Austrian Empire and the Holy Roman Empire. It covers 13,607 sq km (5,254 sq mi) and has a population of around one […]

Cesena, Italy

Cesena is a city in the province of Forlì-Cesena, in the region of Emilia-Romagna, in northeastern Italy. It occupies 249.47 sq km (96.32 sq mi) and has a population approaching 100,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Cesena Cesena was originally established by either the Umbrians or the Etruscans. It was originally called Caesena. The settlement […]

Apulia, Italy

Apulia is a region on the southeastern part of mainland Italy. It is bordered by Molise to the north, Campania to the west and Basilicata to the southwest. Apulia covers 19,358 sq km (7,474 sq mi) and has a population of over four million people. Its regional capital is Bari. More on Apulia History of […]

Capri, Italy

Capri is an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is part of the province of Naples, within the region of Campania, in Italy. The island is located off the Sorrentine Peninsula on the Italian mainland. It covers 10.4 sq km (4.02 sq mi) and has a population of 12,000 people (2012 estimate). The island is […]

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 […]