Cleopatra married two of her brothers.
Netherlands is the only country with a national dog.
It takes a ton of water to make a pound of refined sugar.
Tablecloths were originally meant to be served as towels with which dinner guests could wipe their hands and faces after eating!
Italy has three active volcanoes: Vesuvius, Etna, and Stromboli.
53% of us would take advice from Anne Landers.
The automobile, Fiat , is one of Italy's greatest products.
The rings are huge yet tiny: the main rings could cover almost the entire distance between Earth and the Moon yet they are less than a kilometer (about half-a-mile) thick.
The highest hotel in the world is Everest View Hotel, located in Nepal at an altitude of 3800m.
Charlie Chaplin once won third prize in a Charlie Chaplin look-alike contest.