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 […]

Tuscany, Italy

Tuscany is a region on the central western part of Italy. It covers 22,993 sq km (8,878 sq mi) and has a population of 3.75 million people (2012 estimate). The biggest city and regional capital is Florence. Tuscany is renowned for its picturesque landscapes. It is often considered the birthplace of Italian Renaissance. The region […]

Veneto, Italy

Veneto is a region in northern Italy. It covers 18,399 sq km (7,104 sq mi) and has a population of 4.9 million people (2012 estimate). Its capital and biggest city is Venice. More on Veneto Geography of Veneto Veneto is bordered by Friuli Venezia Giulia to the east, Emilia Romagna to the south, Lombardy to […]

Castellina In Chianti, Italy

Castellina in Chianti is a small town in the province of Siena, in the region of Tuscany in central Italy. Located 578 m (1,896 ft) above sea level, it covers 99.4 sq km (38.4 sq mi) and has a population of 3,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Castellina in Chianti As with many of the […]

Citta Di Castello, Italy

Città di Castello is a city in the province of Perugia, in the region of Umbria in central Italy. Situated on the slopes of the Apennines, it covers 387.53 sq km (149.63 sq mi) and has a population of 41,000 people (2012 estimate) More on Città di Castello Città di Castello was founded by the […]