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  San Marino - MSN Encarta
San Marino is located in the Apennine Mountains of northern Italy, near the seaside resort of Rimini on the Adriatic Sea.
The population of San Marino (2007 estimate) is 29,615.
The capital is San Marino (population, 2003 estimate, 4,601), a community perched on the rugged western slopes of Mount Titano.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761565721/San_Marino.html   (975 words)

  
 San Marino (04/07)
The population of San Marino is comprised of native Sammarinese and Italian citizens.
San Marino has been occupied by foreign militaries twice in its history, both for only short periods of time.
San Marino has honorary Consulates General in Washington, DC and New York and honorary Consulates in Detroit and Honolulu.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/5387.htm   (2241 words)

  
 Bologna & San Marino
San Marino – this is a tiny landlocked republic with size 60 sq km and 22,000 inhabitants, totally surrounded by Italian territory.
In 1797, San Marino was surrounded by Berthier, Napoleon's general, who demanded the surrender of a bishop who was Napoleon's enemy, and threatened to invade if the demand was not complied with.
San Marino’s freedom was preserved more often than not because it had avoided taking sides in obvious ways, buying its time through careful maneuvering and delaying taking action, until the controversial figures had left its territory.
weecheng.com /europe/bologna/sanmarino.htm   (2125 words)

  
 San Marino travel guide - Wikitravel
San Marino [1] is the third smallest state in Europe (after the Holy See and Monaco), and claims to be the world's oldest republic.
According to tradition, it was founded by a Christian stonemason named Marinus in 301 A.D. San Marino's foreign policy is aligned with that of Italy, which surrounds it.
Although San Marino has a few hotels, the seaside resort of Rimini has a lot more and is probably a cheaper option.
wikitravel.org /en/San_Marino   (601 words)

  
 San Marino
The actual denomination is "Serenissima Repubblica di San Marino", where "Serenissima" is the Italian for "The most serene" (better, in this case it means "The very serene"); the adjective has been historically used for the Republic of Venice, in facts "La Serenissima" in Italy is used to indicate Venice or its old Republic.
San Marino, for those who did not have a chance to visit it, is on a mountain with no direct access to any sea, even if the Adriatic Sea is close to it.
Since San Marino does not miss any opportunity to release post stamps, this sport event was celebrated by the release of a leaf of nine stamps.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/sm.html   (1385 words)

  
 Human Rights Watch: Europe and Central Asia : San Marino   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
San Marino voted in favor of UN General Assembly resolutions supporting a ban on landmines in 1996, 1997 and 1998, and co-sponsored and voted for the December 1999 resolution in support of the MBT.
San Marino has not participated in any of the intersessional meetings of the Standing Committees of Experts.
San Marino does not produce, transfer, stockpile or use antipersonnel landmines, and is not mine-affected.
www.hrw.org /europe/sanmarino.php   (222 words)

  
 City of San Marino, CA - Home Page
Hidden in the city of San Marino is the serenity of Lacy Park.
San Marino is planning to construct a new "State of the Art" Library Facility.
San Marino is a full-service city offering residents and businesses the benefit of complete public services (Planning and Building, Police, Fire, Parks and Public Works, Recreation, and Library).
www.cityofsanmarino.org   (422 words)

  
 San Marino Chamber of Commerce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Founded in November of 1959 the mission of the San Marino Chamber of Commerce is to promote the economic well-being of the community, to be an advocate for its members and to provide community leadership.
The San Marino Chamber of Commerce purchased the “original” San Marino Directory in August 2005, from long time owner Gloria Hooker and is pleased to continue this community tradition.
San Marino is located in Southern California, adjacent to the City of Pasadena at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains.
www.smnet.org /comm_group/smcofc   (717 words)

  
 City of San Marino, CA - About Our City
The San Marino Republic was named after a Dalmatian stone-cutter, by the name of Marino, who fled nearly sixteen hundred years ago from his home on the Dalmatian coast at the time of a Turkish invasion, and took refuge among the rocky crags of Monte Titano, which commanded a view of the Adriatic Sea.
The San Marino Seal contains the three summits of Mt. Titano, upon each of which reposes a tower, fortified with walls built from native rock and capped with a bronze plume, all surrounded by a heart-shaped scroll with two roundels and a lozenge (of unknown significance) at the top.
The first San Marino school was opened at the corner of Monterey Road, (then called Calle de Lopez) and Oak Knoll, in what was known as the Old Mayberry Home, on September 9, 1917, with three teachers and thirty-five pupils, grades kindergarten through the eighth.
www.ci.san-marino.ca.us /about.htm   (458 words)

  
 San Marino Chamber of Commerce
San Marino, CA Founded in November of 1959 the mission of the San Marino Chamber of Commerce is to promote the economic well-being of the community, to be an advocate for its members and to provide community leadership.
The San Marino Chamber of Commerce purchased the “original” San Marino Directory in August 2005, from long time owner Gloria Hooker and is pleased to continue this community tradition.
San Marino is located in Southern California, adjacent to the City of Pasadena at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains.
www.sanmarinochamber.com   (687 words)

  
 San Marino, repubblica di san marino, italy, hotel san marino, web cam san marino webcam, republic of san marino, ...
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I 9 Castelli (Comuni) della Repubblica di San Marino con le informazioni e riferimenti telefonici di farmacie, campi da tennis, campi di calcio, piscine, ospedale, parcheggi, parcheggi attrezzati...
The 9 castle (municipality) of Republic of San Marino.
www.sanmarinosite.com   (357 words)

  
 San Marino travel guide
Sights include the Gothic Palazzo Publico and colorful fortress guards at Piazza della Liberta; the 14th-century church of San Francesco (which has paintings by Raphael Guercino and Bellini); and the Palazzo dei Valloni (museum art gallery and San Marino’s national library).
The Neoclassical Basilica di San Marino preserves the remains of the town’s stonecutter saint.
A path runs from the basilica to the fortresses on Mt. Titano which include the 13th-century Montale (the smallest); the 10th-century Rocca Guaita (a prison until the 1960s); and the 13th-century Cesta (on the highest of the three peaks) which houses a museum of arms dating from the Middle Ages.
www.world66.com /europe/sanmarino   (243 words)

  
 San Marino: History, Geography, Government, and Culture — Infoplease.com
According to tradition, San Marino was founded about A.D. 350 and had the good luck for centuries to stay out of the many wars and feuds on the Italian peninsula.
San Marino has survived, completely intact, attacks by other self-governing Italian city-states, the Napoleonic Wars, the unification of Italy, and two world wars.
San Marino - Map of San Marino & articles on flags, geography, history, statistics, disasters current events, and international relations.
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0107939.html   (480 words)

  
 san marino map and information page
San Marino is the oldest state in Europe, and the third smallest country in Europe, when compared to the Vatican and Monaco.
The San Marino maps and information pages are currently being revised, and will be posted soon.
San Marino (Complete) information on the (GDP) overall economy, imports and exports, resources, government, population, military, transportation, and more here
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/countrys/europe/sm.htm   (368 words)

  
 San Marino - Destination Serenissima Repubblica di San Marino
San Marino an enclave in north-east Italy dominated by the Apennines is the third smallest state in Europe (after the Holy See and Monaco) San Marino claims to be the world's oldest republic, its constitution is dated from Oct. 1600.
According to tradition, it was founded by a Christian stonemason named Marino in 301 A.D. San Marino's foreign policy is aligned with that of Italy.
State Museum of San Marino presents archaeological finds, art objects, and much more related to San Marino's history.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/san_marino.htm   (435 words)

  
 UNESCO.ORG | San Marino
Combining history, culture and tourism, this event illustrates the rich historical and cultural heritage of San Marino and helps to pass on to the younger generations some knowledge of medieval history.
UNESCO is also associated with a research and publication project “Villanovans and Etruscans on Mount Titan”, which documents and enhances the cultural heritage of San Marino, while fostering scientific exchanges at the regional level.
UNESCO has also contributed to the San Marino International Piano Competition, open to young pianists from nine to 30 years of age.
portal.unesco.org /geography/en/ev.php-URL_ID=2472&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html   (208 words)

  
 San Marino News - Topix
The Most Serene Republic of San Marino is the third smallest nation in Europe.
The Republic of San Marino last night honoured UNICEF for being a leading advocate for children over the past 60 years.
The news that San Marino clubs will be granted a place in the next UEFA Champions League has caught the imagination of the Sammarinese public with the league scheduled to restart in mid-February.
www.topix.net /world/san-marino   (484 words)

  
 San Marino Travel Guide | Travel Information Guide
San Marino is the only surviving Italian city-state.
In whatever part of the territory you go (61 sq km), in particular at the peak of its mountain (750m high), your gaze is lost over a unique, dazzling panorama: the fertile soils of Emilia Romagna and the soft rolling hills of the Marche and Montefeltro, and on to the placid Adriatic sea.
The origins of San Marino are founded on the charming legend of the Saint, founder of the community and of the Republic, when, in 301 A.D., Marino took refuge on Mt Titano.
www.worldtravelguide.net /country/240/country_guide/Europe/San-Marino.html   (353 words)

  
 San Marino Euro Coins
Our San Marino Euro sets are packaged in an attractive card within a 2-sided plastic case so that the coins can be viewed from both sides or removed if required.
The official coat-of-arms of the Republic of San Marino.
Il Santo Marino ispirato a una tela della Scuola del Guercino - St. Marino pictured holding the the Three Towers, inspired by the School of Guercino.
www.eurocoins.co.uk /sanmarino.html   (425 words)

  
 San Marino Trips : San Marino Destination Guide | Europe
San Marino Trips was created for assisting San Marino travellers either travelling as individual, partners, groups and families to find resources about San Marino and useful information and resources related to San Marino.
San Marino Trips is the place to go for the affordable discount prices on dozens of leading San Marino guide and items.
San Marino Trips - provides useful information for San Marino arts, business, education, health, education, travel and tourism.
sanmarino.europetrips.info   (429 words)

  
 Infobel World - Telephone Directories   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Internal Telecom services in San Marino are provided by Telecom Italia, so San Marino numbers are listed here (enter "San Marino" for the city).
To find a person or a business in San Marino, write "sm" in the Dove space.
Website of San Marino businesses, that allows to search by name or by title.
www.infobel.com /teldir/teldir.asp?page=/eng/euro/sm   (101 words)

  
 San Marino Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
When it comes to tiny, San Marino (its official title, The Most Serene Republic of San Marino, is more of an endorsement than a title) is a colossus of the miniaturised: in its entirety it's not much bigger than two or three suburbs strung together.
Bluelist it › If you want your list to be considered for the San Marino book, use the keyword 'highlight'.
Disclaimer: We've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, but it is provided 'as is' and we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by anyone resulting from this information.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/san-marino   (286 words)

  
 The San Marino Club - Troy, MI
The San Marino Club - Troy, MI The San Marino Club---looks like a palace, treats you like royalty.
We are extremely proud of our twenty plus years of experience in providing excellent service and our sterling reputation for preparing outstanding meals at the Club as well as offsite catering.
You can be assured that your occasion at the San Marino Club is destined to be memorable.
www.sanmarinoclub.com   (114 words)

  
 Hotel San Marino, Alberghi a San Marino, prenotazione Hotel a San Marino, Offerte Hotel
Rimini Web ti consente di valutare Hotel e Alberghi a San Marino attraverso foto, prezzi e informazioni dettagliate: troverete sia alberghi economici a San Marino, Hotel 3 stelle a San Marino, Hotel 4 stelle a San Marino, sia Hotel vicino alla spiaggia a San Marino e Hotel con Piscina e Sauna a San Marino.
Nella Repubblica di San Marino, la più antica al mondo, puoi trovare hotel e alberghi in grado di soddifare qualsiasi tua richiesta.
Tutti gli alberghi della Repubblica di San Marino son convenzionati con tutti i parchi della riviera romagnola (Aquafan, Oltremare, Delfinario, Italia in miniatura).
www.riminiweb.net /hotel_san-marino.php   (294 words)

  
 San Marino Plettenberg Bay South Africa Self Catering Holiday Accommodation
San Marino Plettenberg Bay South Africa Self Catering Holiday Accommodation
San Marino is situated on the banks of the Keurbooms River, in between Plettenberg Bay and Keurbooms Strand.
Unit 49 San Marino, Keurbooms River is the ideal Self-Catering Holiday Accommodation for you and your family.
www.sanmarino.co.za   (158 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
David's color intro: If Pasadena is the Crown of the San Gabriel Valley, then San Marino is a Crown Jewel.
Public schools here have exhibited test scores in the top five percent in California, high parental involvement, and close to 100% rates of...
San Marino has always been noted for its school system and as being one of the top communities in the Los Angeles area.
realtytimes.com /rtmcrloc/California~San_Marino   (298 words)

  
 OTS Grievance - San Marino Unified School District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
File your grievance with the Office of Technology Services, San Marino Unified School District.
If your grievance or complaint is not governed by a Principal's office, it may be governed by a specialized department within the San Marino Unified School District.
Please contact your direct supervisor if you are not sure which entity governs your technology related issue.
www.san-marino.k12.ca.us /ots/grievance.html   (364 words)

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