Since Italy is a Big Boot stretching into the Mediterranean, it is necessary to fly into most regions of the country. There are 31 major International Airports, and they are Alghero, Ancona, Bari, Bergamo, Bologna, Brescia, Brindisi, Cagliari, Catania, Cuneo, Florence, Forli, Genoa, Lamezia Terme, Milan Linate, Milan, Malpensa, Naples, Olbia, Palermo, Parma, Perugia, Pescara, Pisa, Rimini, Rome Ciampino, Rome, Fiumicino, Treviso, Trieste, Turin, Venice and Verona.