Uricchios Trattoria

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Famous Italians – part 1

Italy have many people famed around the world. From politics to music, theatre to fashion, art to cuisine Italy has led the way in producing household names that are recognized around the world. The characters that have been produced have all had certain Latin characteristics such as charm, beauty and[…]


The Cuisine of Italy – part 2

Italy’s strong regional identity is reflected in its cuisine with many regions specializing in certain dishes. The difference in climate and soils between the northern and southern parts of the country has resulted in huge variations of agricultural produce that has been farmed, and this has had a huge influence[…]


The Cuisine of Italy – part 1

Italian food has found fame around the world and there will be few global cities where it isn’t possible to find an Italian based dish, or even, an Italian Restaurant. Two of the world’s most popular foods Pizza and pasta, have their origins in Italy. Pizza is basically a flat[…]

The Cities of Italy – Part 2

Naples is the third largest cities in Italy with population of 980,000 people, although the sprawl beyond its boundaries means that it greater metropolitan area contains more than 3.1 million people. The City is the capital of Campania and is one of the oldest occupied sites in the world with[…]


The Cities of Italy – Part 1

Italy has an urban population of 68% which considering that the country is seen as being developed this is a relatively low figure. This however, has not stopped the country producing some of the most famous cities in the world. The largest city in Italy is its capital Rome with[…]


The Geography of Italy

The country of Italy is famed for being shaped like a boot and covers an area of just over 300,000 square kilometers. The country has a huge amount of coastline onto the Adriatic, Ionian and Tyrrhenian Seas totaling 7,600 kilometers. The seas are all part of the Mediterranean and the[…]


The History of Italy

Italy is a European country located right in the centre of the European sea, and together with Greece it is acknowledged as being the birthplace of Western Culture. The country share borders with France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia, San Marino and Vatican City with the shape of the country being similar[…]