Art & Culture
Art and culture in Italy have a big prestige. Italian art has influenced several major movements throughout the centuries and has produced several great artists, as painters, architects and sculptors. In Italy there are 54 World Heritage Sites, the largest number of any country in the world. Italian culture is steeped in the arts, family, architecture, music and food. Home of the Roman Empire and a major center of the Renaissance, italian culture has flourished for centuries. Architectural ruins from antiquity throughout Italy testify to the greatness of cultures past.