How Much Do You Know About .... Italy?

How much do you know about this boot shaped country called, Italy?

Introducing the Italian Lakes. Start exploring the Italian Lakes with Lonely Planet’s video guide to getting around, when to go and the top things to do while you're there.

Naples, The Birthplace Of Pizza. 
Host Frank Pinello embarks on the ultimate Neapolitan pizza journey, visiting some of the most famous pizzerias in the world and hanging out with some of the best pizzaiolos in the business.

Ancient Rome. Spanning over a thousand years, ancient Rome was a civilization of constant evolution. This great empire flourished through innovation and incorporation of the diverse cultures they conquered, such as the adoption of Latin and gladiatorial combat. Learn about the rise and fall of this ancient civilization and how its influence still endures today.

Centuries-old Italian villages were becoming ghost towns. Refugees were fleeing conflict and seeking new homes. The needs of each have come together in Camini, a 12th-century town whose population has dwindled to about 280 people - a quarter of what it once was. In hope of breathing new life into deserted neighbourhoods, Camini has welcomed more than 80 refugees and immigrants from Africa and the Middle East.

Top travel guide to Venice on a budget.

Geography Now! Italy

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