10 Crazy Facts About Italy

Exploring and finding new and interesting stuff for you guys is our passion; today we have another list of mind-boggling facts, 10 crazy facts about Italy. Shoe-shaped country in south Europe is famous for its soccer passion, pizza, pasta, famous artists, automotive industry, and architectural monuments like leaned tower of Pisa, and impressive Colosseum.

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Today we guide you through some facts you didn’t know about Italy, about stuff you probably didn’t hear of. Recently our list of “50 Crazy facts about Japan you won’t believe” went pretty popular and received some nice feedback, so, you might want to check that out. Millions of people visit Italy every year; some encounter the weird and crazy behaving or unbelievable laws and customs. You’ll find out some interesting and crazy facts about Italy today!

10. Don’t feed the pigeons!

There are many pigeons in Venice and Lucca areas, especially in squares, parks, and other open spaces. Their numbers increased so much in recent years that authorities had to forbid feeding the pigeons, and assign people in uniforms to patrol the areas and prevent feeding the birds. The official statement on this cause was that birds keep destroying the buildings in the area.

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