English name: Italy
Italian notation: Repubbulica Italiana


Symbol of Italian unification movement of the 19th century.
Green "Beautiful Land,"
"Peace" white
"The blood of those patriotic" red
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national emblem

"Peace", "strength-national authority", star in the center shows the "reconstruction of the Republic" is a branch of oak on the right olive branch on the left.

Tame lag between New York

It is 6hours ahead.

Entry Requirements of Italy

When the Italian entry, the remaining validity period of 90 days or more plus stay is required. If the purpose of tourism, people of Japanese nationality may stay without a visa up to 90 days. Note stay for half a year because it is limited to the total of 90 days, even (that of checkpoints abolition agreements part of the European Union countries to join) Schengen country.
Schengen Member States:
Belgium, Germany, France, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Austria, Greece, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland , 26 countries of Liechtenstein. (Currently 2013)

Basic Overview of Italy

Country Italy
301,230 km2 area
59,870,000 people
Capital Rome (population: about 51.12 million people)
Italian language. The South Tyrolean German, Friuli-Venezia Jewish rear Slovenian language, Valle d'Aosta is spoken French.
Currency Euro (€) (EUR)
Mainly ethnic Latin, Italian is a mixed ethnic Celtic, Germanic, and Greek-majority. Etc. Albanian people of Tyrol South Tyrol (German-Italian), in the South as a minority.
Other of Christ (Catholic) Church, Protestant, Jewish, Muslim, etc. in the main religion.

national holidays in Italy

Date written in Japanese Italian notation Remarks
New Year's Day Capodanno 1 月 1 日
Current public Epifania Befana of 6th Lord January
Move Pasqua Easter holiday
Lunedì dell'Angelo Lunedì di Pasqua, Pasquetta Monday of Easter holiday travel after
1945 Liberation Day Festa della Liberazione 4 月 25 日
Labor Day Festa dei lavoratori 5 月 1 日
1946 June 2nd Republic Festival Festa della Repubblica
The Assumption of the Virgin Festival Ferragosto Assunzione 8 月 15 日
All Saints day Ognissanti 11 May
Holiday Immacolata Concezione of the Immaculate Conception of Our Lady December 8
Christmas Natale 12 月 25 日
Holiday Santo Stefano Stefano Nichihijiri 26 December