Italy – General informations

Flag ItalyIn Italy, unlike in most European countries, the panorama freedom does not exist! This means that photos of copyrighted works may not be published in public, such as modern architecture or art. Before any publication you should in any case get competent legal advice from a specialist attorney – or a property release.

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Venice – General informations

Europäische Währung, Euro, EUR, european currencyCurrency

The currency in Italy is the Euro, € (EUR). There are bank notes with 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 and 500 Euro as well as coins. 200 and 500 Euro bank notes are often not accepted in shops, petrol stations, etc.

1 EUR = 1.12 CHF 1 CHF = 0.89 EUR
 1 EUR = 1.13 US$  1 US$ = 0.88 EUR
 1 EUR = 0.86 £  1 £ = 1.17 EUR

Time

The time zone in Italy is UTC +1, which means that it is 1 hour later than GMT / UTC, excluding the Central European Summer Time (CEST) in Italy.

Phone

The international code for Italy is +39.

Weather

The weather in Rome
9°
clear sky
humidity: 66%
wind: 3m/s ENE
H 9 • L 4
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Mon
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Tue
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