Top Ten Things Italy is Known For

The Top Ten

Pizza Pizza is a yeasted flatbread generally topped with tomato sauce and cheese and baked in an oven. It is commonly topped with a selection of meats, vegetables and condiments. The term was first recorded in the 10th century, in a Latin manuscript from Gaeta in Central Italy.

Pizza's a great Italian meal. It's extremely delicious. - NickelodeonYesAddminNo

Pizza is one of the greatest foods ever! - Userguy44

One of the greatest foods when done right - darthvadern

One of the best foods ever created - Randomator

Pasta

My favorite food - blackflower

Pasta is definitely iconic - darthvadern

It’s a great option to eat for dinner - Randomator

Venice

The city where you can only use boats to get around or walk. - HoldenFanatic

Not entirely true. There is a network of walkways which make it entirely possible to see all of Venice on foot. - PositronWildhawk

One of few things northern Italy is famous for - darthvadern

My top destination - blackflower

I’d love to visit there sometime - Randomator

Beautiful Coasts

I heard Sardinia has lots of cool beaches - darthvadern

Like Amalfi Coast and Positano. - HoldenFanatic

Fast Cars

I know this thanks to Tintin - darthvadern

Colosseum The Colosseum or Coliseum, also known as the Flavian Amphitheatre, is an oval amphitheatre in the centre of the city of Rome, Italy. Built of travertine, tuff, and brick-faced concrete, it is the largest amphitheatre ever built. The Colosseum is situated just east of the Roman Forum.

Most iconic monument from here - darthvadern

Most famous landmark by far - Randomator

How is the Colosseum 6th? - 2storm

Art

When someone thinks of art the first thing that comes to mind is an Italian artist piece of art like Leonardo Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raffaello, Donatello, etc...

Some of the best - blackflower

Famous for the renaissance era - Randomator

Benito Mussolini Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini was an Italian politician, journalist, and leader of the National Fascist Party, ruling the country as Prime Minister from 1922 until he was ousted in 1943. He ruled constitutionally until 1925, when he dropped all pretense of democracy and set up a legal dictatorship. ...read more.
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Rome

Italy's capital city! - Userguy44

Most famous city and the current capital. - Randomator

Well it is the capital after all - darthvadern

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Mafia

Sadly - darthvadern

Opera
Roman Empire

This used to be one of the biggest countries ever - darthvadern

One of the more successful empires in its time - Randomator

Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar, known by his cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman politician and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire.

One of the greatest generals in history. - 2storm

A dictator of the roman empire - darthvadern

Bologna F.C. 1909
Marcus Junius Brutus
Soccer Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players each. It is played with a spherical ball. The objective is to score the ball in the other teams goal.

It is? - darthvadern

Aren’t most European countries famous for soccer? - Randomator

Ferrari

Very luxury car brand - Randomator

Italian car brand - darthvadern

Ferraris are the best. - HoldenFanatic

Lamborghini Automobili Lamborghini is an Italian brand and manufacturer of luxury sports cars and SUVs based in Sant'Agata Bolognese and tractors Lamborghini Trattori in Pieve di Cento, Italy.

Expensive and very luxury cars - Randomator

Another italian car company - darthvadern

Guglielmo Marconi
Spaghetti Spaghetti is a long, thin, cylindrical, solid pasta. It is a staple food of traditional Italian cuisine.

Guys the picture doesn't show the autentic italian dish,we have a lot of recipes for It,but not this one - jkk

It's a type of pasta - darthvadern

Vito Corleone Vito Andolini Corleone is a fictional character in Mario Puzo's novel The Godfather and in Francis Ford Coppola's film series based on the novel, where he was portrayed by Marlon Brando in The Godfather and, as a young man, by Robert De Niro in The Godfather Part II.
Christopher Columbus Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer and citizen of the Republic of Genoa.

an explorer who killed a lot of natives

an explorer who killed a lot of natives, and is celebrated - Odoeow

An explorer - darthvadern

Wine
Pisa

The leaning tower is probably the second most famous landmark - Randomator

This is a very iconic monument - darthvadern

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