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Rock Drawings in Valcamonica

Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
UNESCO World Heritage Site The rock drawings in Valcamonica are the first of Italy’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites, comprising one of the largest collections of prehistoric rock art in the world. Valcamonica is a valley situated in the Italian central Alps. Its name takes origin from the Camunni, the original people here living during the Iron Age, then conquered by Rome in 16 BC. There have been about 200,000 figures and symbols carved into the rocks over a time span of approximately 8,000 ...
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Beauty treatments in Italian spas

Beauty treatments in Italian spas
History of Italian spas There are lots of spas and thermal sources in Italy. Italian spa facilities offer different beauty treatments to distress or ...
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History of Italian cosmetics

History of Italian cosmetics
Roman times The care of the skin and that of a well groomed body during Roman times was not a chore, but more of an obsession. Romans were monitored ...
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The best Italian soaps

The best Italian soaps
Famous soap manufacturers Italian soaps have a high reputation, and many luxury brands are available in the country. Famous Italian cosmetics ...
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Italian mafia

Italian mafia
The Mafia, a network of organized-crime groups based in Italy evolved over centuries in Sicily. Sicilian clans For centuries, Sicily, an island ...
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Snorkeling and scuba diving in Italy

Snorkeling and scuba diving in Italy
Serious swimmers and divers know that one of the most spectacular and pristine coasts in the entire Mediterranean lie just 90 minutes south of Positano. Here are some of the best places in Italy suitable for snorkeling and scuba diving. The Cilento Peninsula. This is a fairy-tale series of quiet coves and thrilling grottos, where you can swim in the phosphorescent glow and practice your skills at making echoes. Points of unusual interest include the Grotta Azzurra (Blue Grotto), Grotta ...
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Pope Francis

Pope Francis
266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church Jorge Mario Bergoglio was elected the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church in March 2013, becoming Pope ...
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Current president of Italy

Current president of Italy
He is elected every seven years by a college comprising both chambers of parliament and three representatives from each region. The minimum age for ...
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Toledo underground station

Toledo underground station
Location Located in Naples, the Toledo underground station is one of the most beautiful underground stations in Europe. This is also the Italian ...
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