Venice, Italy by Per Y. Lidvall - Facts about Italy: Area: 301,000 sq km. A long, mountainous peninsula that dominates the central Mediterranean Sea. Also two large islands, Sardinia and Sicily. Population: 60,097,564. Capital: Rome. Official language: Italian, but vigorous use of nine regional languages akin to Italian. Languages: 42.
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