Features a map and brief descriptions of geography, economy, government, and people.
Official site provides news, information and photos about the country and its culture, tourism, trade and foreign affairs along with consular services.
See Renaissance works from Siena, Florence, and Venice, from the National Gallery of Art.
Check out this series of exhibitions from the Getty Museum showcasing the art and culture of Italy in the 18th Century.
Facts and advice for traveling along with background material on the culture and history of the country.
Country, city and thematic maps, along with links to maps on other web sites. From the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection at the University of Texas.
Photographic tour of Italy and home to Palimpsest: An Anthology of Italian History and Culture, which covers historical Italian people, places, and events.
Country portal offers a map and links to Background Notes, the US embassy and the current ambassador, press releases, fact sheets, annual Human Rights Reports and other major reports including Industry Market Reports.
Timeline and pages of facts about the history, people, events, and development of Rome, including the Byzantine and Roman Empires.
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