Vineyards in Lazio
About the region
Lazio is one of the 20 administrative regions of Italy. Situated in the central peninsular section of the country, it has almost 5.9 million inhabitants – making it the second most populated region of Italy (after Lombardy and just a little ahead of Campania)  – and its GDP of more than 170 billion euros per annum means that it has the nation’s second largest regional economy. The capital of Lazio is Rome, which is also Italy’s capital and the country’s largest city.