Do you know how old Italy really is? Any idea what Italy actually means or who Alessandro Volta is? No? Then you'd better read these 21 fun facts about Italy to get clued up before you go.
21 fun Italy facts
1. The first of our Italy facts
Around €3,000 of change is thrown in the Trevi Fountain by tourists daily. It is then collected and donated to charity.
Fact no. 2
Italy has only been a country for 153 years.
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