Italy – Fun Fact Series EP46 | Mocomi Kids

Italy – Fun Fact Series EP46 | Mocomi Kids

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The official name of Italy is Italy is the Italian Republic. Italy is nicknamed as “Bel Paese” which means beautiful country.

The capital city of Italy is Rome.

Italy was the birthplace of the Renaissance, a period of great cultural achievements in poetry, architecture and painting.

Famous artists such as Michelangelo, Raphael, Donatello, and Leonardo Da Vinci were Italians.

Popular fast food chain McDonald’s was opened in 1986 in Rome.

Popular varieties of cheese like Parmesan, Mozzarella, and Ricotta were invented in Italy.

Pizza was invented in Naples in the 1860s.

The espresso machine, thermometer, eye glasses and cologne are all Italian inventions.

Before adopting the euro, Italy’s currency was known as the lira.

Italy has more hotels than any other European countries.

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11 thoughts on “Italy – Fun Fact Series EP46 | Mocomi Kids”

  1. French song Alouette Gentille Alouette used as soundtrack sounds very strange with Italy. Also you pointed ricotta and Pizza…. Where are lost pasta and spaghetti is beyond any human comprehension…

  2. the song is french, the MacDonalds is really unnecessary info, it is very irrelevant compared to the italian cousine,this seems for cowboys-only stuff

  3. whoever did this video is a complete ignorant, the song Alouette is one of the most traditional French kids songs, anyone who lives in Europe knows that.
    Please stop sharing bullshit

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