Rome. Southern European city, located on the Italy Peninsula. Capital of the Italian Republic, it is also the most populous city of the same, head of the province of the same name and of the Lazio region. The area is 1,285 km2.
It is the spiritual center of Catholicism. Its historic centre, where remains of almost three millennia are intermingled, has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Its historical importance is enormous. Considered one of the cribs of Western civilization, it brings together millions of visitors every year, attracted by the ruins of its ancient splendor and its incalculable works of art.
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