By: Ryan Anderson

Italy and the European Union

Italy was one of the founding countries of the European Union, meaning that Itlay was in the European Union in 1958.

Italy's capital, major cities, and tourist attractions

The capital city of Italy is Rome. Rome is on the western side of the peninsula. Other major cities in Italy include Venice, Florence, Milan, and Turin

Italy's money system and 3 interesting facts

Italy today uses the Euro but before January 1,1999 Italy's currency was the lira.

Fact 1: Italins will call each other by the name of their origin city.

Fact 2: Close to 4/5ths or 80% do Italy is either mountains or hills.

Fact 3: Itay has the most volcanos in Europe, and three major ones have erupt in the last 100 years.