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Taking a Quick Trip Through Italy

Interesting Facts About Italy

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The History of Italy (sung to the tune of Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star)

First came the Etruscans of ruling the land.

They were in Italy about 2,800 years ago.

They had many great talents.

Though they controlled land, they were very protective.

Next was the Renaissance.

that changed and made Italy better.

Everyone started to spend their money on arts.

Now isn't this interesting?
This is a picture of a scene in Venice, my FAVORITE city in Italy... pretty, huh??
The Suspections of Leonardo da Vinci

He was considered the first and best Renaissance man. Let me guess you're wondering what's a Renaissance Man. A Reanaissance Man is a person-most likely an artist-that has talent in a lot of things. He was born near Venice in 1452. He learned every subject that caught his attention. He was famous for the Mona Lisa portrait. Scientists believe that he used himself to draw the Mona Lisa portrait. They examined their faces and found that they had the same length of face, lips, eyes, and nose.