Austria

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked country of roughly 8.47 million people in Central Europe. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The territory of Austria covers 83,855 square kilometres and has a temperate and alpine climate.

 

Lazio

Lazio is one of the 20 administrative regions of Italy, situated in the central peninsular section of the country. With about 5.7 million residents and a GDP of more than 170 billion euros, Lazio is the third most populated region of Italy, and has the second largest economy of the nation. Its capital is Rome, capital and largest city of Italy.

 

Rome

Rome is a city and special comune (“Roma Capitale”) in Italy. Rome is the capital of Italy and also of Lazio. With 2.8 million residents in 1,285.3 km, it is also the country’s largest and most populated comune and fourth-most populous city in the European Union by population within city limits. Between 3.2 and 3.8 million people live in the Rome urban and metropolitan area.

 

Italy

Italy Listen/ˈɪtəli/, officially the Italian Republic, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Southern Europe. To the north, it borders France, Switzerland, Austria, and Slovenia along the Alps. To the south, it consists of the entirety of the Italian Peninsula, Sicily, Sardinia–the two largest islands in the Mediterranean Sea–and many other smaller islands.

 

United States

United States of America Flag of the United States Great Seal of the United States Motto: “In God we trust” (official)”E pluribus unum”  (traditional)”Out of many, one” Anthem: “The Star-Spangled Banner”File:Star Spangled Banner instrumental. ogg Location of the United States CapitalWashington, D.C.

 

Abruzzo

Abruzzo is a region in south/central Italy, its western border lying less than 50 miles east of Rome. Abruzzo borders the region of Marche to the north, Lazio to the west and south-west, Molise to the south-east, and the Adriatic Sea to the east. Geographically, it is more of a central than southern region, though ISTAT (the Italian statistical authority) considers it part of Southern Italy, a vestige of Abruzzo’s historic association with the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.

 

Abbey of Santo Spirito d’Ocre

The fortified monastery was built in 1226 on an ancient religious building, existing since 1222. In 1248 Santo Spirito became a Cistercian abbey, founded by the mother abbey of Casanova, line of Clairvaux, and it was ruled by the Cistercians until 1692.

The monastery is located in a fraction of L’Aquila, Abruzzo.

 

India

India, officially the Republic of India (Bharat Ganrajya), is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Burma and Bangladesh to the east.

 

Austin, Texas

Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. Located in Central Texas on the eastern edge of the American Southwest, Austin is the 13th most populous city in the United States of America and the fourth most populous city in the state of Texas. It was the third-fastest-growing large city in the nation from 2000 to 2006. Austin is also the third largest state capital in the United States after Phoenix and Indianapolis.

 

Cairo

Cairo; Arabic: القاهرة‎; is the capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Arab world and Africa. Its metropolitan area is the 16th largest in the world. Located near the Nile Delta, it was founded in 969 AD. Nicknamed “the city of a thousand minarets” for its preponderance of Islamic architecture, Cairo has long been a centre of the region’s political and cultural life.

 

Salisburgo

Salisburgo è una città (150.378 abitanti) dell’Austria centro-settentrionale, capitale dell’omonimo Stato federato, a circa 300 km ad ovest di Vienna. È una città conosciuta nel mondo per la sua architettura barocca italianeggiante, per il suo rapporto con la musica – diede i natali a W. A. Mozart ed è ancora oggi sede di grandi manifestazioni musicali – e con le Alpi. Salisburgo è Patrimonio dell’umanità dell’UNESCO.