The Republic of San Marino Travel Information

The Republic Of San Marino is a country in Southern Europe on the Apennines. Surrounded by Italy and one of the European state histories. Republic of San Marino is one of the oldest republics. Set up around the year 301 by the Christian stone extraction artist Marinus the Dalmation, who escaped the influence of the Roman emperor Diocletian, who opposed Christianity. By fleeing from the island of Arbe and setting up a small Christian community at the top of Titano on the Apennines. Later, Marinus the Dalmation became a saint, so as a memorial to the founders of the community The area was therefore called the Community of San Marino and changed to the Land of San Marino and the Republic of San Marino, respectively. The land of San Marino consists of a specific area of ​​the Titano peaks until 1463, then San Marino joined the alliance with Sant Papa to fight against Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta, the Lord of Rimini. When victorious, Pope Pius II Piccolomini took the city of Fiorentino, Montegiardino and Serravalle to San Marino.

Later in the same year, Faetano Let’s join with San Marino, with another land of San Marino, has expanded and maintained the area until today.
San Marino lands were occupied by foreign forces twice in 1503. Cesare Borgia, also known as Valentino, took possession of the territory, but San Marino was free in less than 1 year when Valentino died. Later, Cardinal Alberoni led the army to occupy San Marino, but was opposed by civil disobedience and received help from Sant Papa until finally receiving independence. The original government structure There is a council called The Arengo, which consists of members of the family heads from each family. Later, the Arengo Council handed over the power to the parliament in the current form called The Great and General Council. The co-chief system (Co-chiefs of State or Captains Regent established in 1243.

San Marino is surrounded by Italy. Most of the terrain on the Apennines With the highest point in Montetano Which is 755 meters above sea level. [1] San Marino does not have any important water surface. The climate of San Marino is Mediterranean.

  • National Day: 3 September is the Memorial Day of the Republic of San Marino
  • Most religions are Christian. Roman Catholic Church
  • Italian language
  • Currency has its own coin but use the euro instead
  • Capital of San Marino