In 1883, an Italian writer named Carlo Collodi, met a naughty boy who inspired his story “Pinocchio”.
Text of Southern Europe by Francesca M.. Italy is famous for itâ€™s ice cream called Gelato
Southern Europe by Francesca M. Italy is famous for its ice cream called Gelato. In 1883, an Italian writer named Carlo Collodi, met a naughty boy who inspired his story Pinocchio. Venice is a city of islands. Gondolas are boats used to travel the citys canals. The Maltese cross was the banner carried by knights who once lived on the island Malta. Some firefighters still use this symbol of strength and kindness. In Italy during the 1300s, there was a rediscovery of art and learning called the Renaissance. Great artist, sculptors, architects, writers, and thinkers lived in Italy during this time. San Marino is a tiny country on a mountain top surrounded by Italy. The learning tower of Pisa is a famous marble tower that tips to the side. Naples is considered the birthplace of pizza. Italy makes and exports more than 420 kinds of pasta. The end