Italy is a beautiful European country marked by the long Mediterranean coastline. It is home to Roman ancient landmarks, Vatican city, Venice - the city of the canals, Milan - the fashion capital of the country and many inert and active volcanoes. Altogether, it is a wonderful tourist destination with the mixture of ancient architecture and western culture. In ancient times, it was known as 'the land of the young cattle' also famous as 'the Boot' because of its Peninsula of the shape of a boot. Geographically it is situated on the Eurasian plate what results in frequent seismic and volcanic activities in the country. It is a wonderful tourist destination and millions of people visit Italy every year to enjoy its diversity and learn about the ancient cultures.