Facts about Italy that will amaze anyone

Cool facts about Italy

Italy is the fifth most populated country in the world, with 61 million inhabitants.

The Venice Film Festival is the oldest film festival in the world, beginning in 1932.

Poveglia, an island in Italy that is so dangerously “haunted” that public access is not permitted.

The official name of Italy is the Italian Republic.

It’s illegal to die in Falciano del Massico, a town in Italy, because the cemetery is full.

Italy has more famous fashion designers than any other country.

Tomatoes came from America and weren’t introduced in Italy until the 1540s.

There is a 55-meter or 180-foot long stuffed pink bunny on top of a hill in Italy.

Vatican City is the only nation in the world that can lock its own gates at night.

The Sardinian islands are famous for their “witches” who make health potions for local people. The “witches” are usually women and they use a secret language, which they pass on to their daughters.