Italy most popular sport is soccer but there they call it football. Italy's national soccer team has won four world cups, which is second only to Brazil's five.
In Italy people speak Italian there, their language came from, Italian was adopted by the state after the Unification of Italy and is based on Tuscan, which beforehand was a language spoken mostly by the upper class of Florentine.
The capital of Italy is Rome, Italy was founded in March 17, 1861.
Italy gots it's name from a symbol of the southern Italic tribes and was often depicted goring the Roman wolf as a defiant symbol of free Italy during the Social War. Together with the legend that Italy was named after Italus, mentioned also by Aristotle and Thucydides.
Italy Religion in the Roman Catholic, Italy is a christian country.
In Italy, fish , potatoes, rice, corn, sausages, pork, and types of cheeses are the most common ingredients. Pasta dishes with use of tomato are spread in all Italy.
Typical of Sicily, the Cassata is a delicious dessert made of Italian ricotta cheese, sponge cake, candied peel, filling of chocolate or vanilla.
Tarantella is a group of various folk dances characterized by a fast upbeat tempo, usually in 6. 8 time accompanied by tambourines. It is among the most recognized forms of traditional southern Italian music.
Italy's colosseum is where gladiators go to fight to thier death and to entertain people.
The Po is a river that flows eastward across northern Italy. The Po flows either 652 km or 682 km – considering the length of the Maira, a right bank tributary.