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Free Sofia Tour turns 6 years next week! To celebrate this, we made a list of the 10 countries we’ve had most visitors from. Yesterday we presented to you our #9, Netherlands. Today, we will tell you 6 interesting facts we like about Italy, which comes 8th by number of guests with 3611 guest.

Fact №1:There are two independent states within Italy: the Republic of San Marino and the Vatican City.

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Fact №2: Galileo’s middle finger is on display at the Florence History of Science Museum.

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Fact №3:Italy has 51 UNESCO World Heritage sites. This is more than any other country in the world.

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Fact №4:The oldest European university in continuous operation is the University of Bologna, founded in 1088.

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Fact №5:Italian Traffic Police has two Lamborghini Gallardo in service.

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Fact №6: Eau de Cologne was invented in 1709 by the Italian Giovanni Maria Farina, after he migrated to the German city of Köln (spelled Cologne in other languages).

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Photo source: www.pixabay.com; www.studyeurope.az

 

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