About Italy : The Italy is a long peninsula shaped country. It is surrounded by the Tyrrhenian Sea on the west and by the Adriatic on the east. Italy is bounded by Austria, France, Slovenia, and the Switzerland. About 2000 B.C., the Indo-European people migrated to Italy and the migration is continued until 1,000 BC. The "Garda" is largest northern lake and the river "Po", its principal river flows from the Alps.