Customs and traditions in Italy include the Lily Festival, Olive and Bruschetta Festival, swordfish hunts and other celebrations of food, wine, religion, history, the arts and agriculture. Religious festivals in Italy ty... More »

Christmas is a major holiday in Italy with many unique customs, traditions and celebrations that vary from by region. The Christmas season kicks off on Dec. 8, on the Day of the Immaculate Conception of Mary with decorat... More »

Nationality is determined by birth or naturalization and is defined as a group of people living together in a country who often share a common language, history, customs and traditions. Nationality requires membership to... More »

Christmas is a major holiday in Italy with many unique customs, traditions and celebrations that vary from by region. The Christmas season kicks off on Dec. 8, on the Day of the Immaculate Conception of Mary with decorat... More »

Industries in Italy include tourism, machinery, food processing, motor vehicles and textiles. Italy also has industry in the service sector, such as finance, insurance, government and personal services. More »

Italy's top imports, in order, are crude oil, petroleum, cars, packaged medical supplies and refined oil. Italy also imports food, beverages, machinery, minerals, medals, textiles and tobacco. More »

Italy has a varied climate, including a harsh climate in northern Italy, a milder climate in central and southern Italy. Italy typically faces thunderstorms in fall moving into a rainy winter. More »