Italy Country in Europe information and photo #Italy – Italy flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Italy, commanding a long Mediterranean coastline, has left a powerful mark on Western culture and cuisine. Its capital, Rome, is home to the Vatican as well as landmark art and ancient ruins. Other major cities include Florence, with Renaissance treasures such as Michelangelo’s “David” and its leather and paper artisans; Venice, the sinking city of canals; and Milan, Italy’s fashion capital.
Dialing code: +39
Population: 59.83 million (2013) World Bank
President: Sergio Mattarella