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After dark the fountains of Rome become mellow & fun hang outs for the local citizens. If you visit Rome be sure to stop by any Roman fountain in the evening.

After dark the fountains of Rome become mellow & fun hang outs for the local citizens. If you visit Rome be sure to stop by any Roman fountain in the evening.

Visit the Eternal City while admiring fountains of Rome at the same time. The alternative guide to Rome and Roman fountains.

Fountains of Rome walking tour. The alternative guide to Roman fountains.

Visit the Eternal City while admiring fountains of Rome at the same time. The alternative guide to Rome and Roman fountains.

The coins tourists toss into the world’s most famous fountains actually get collected. Find out what happens to them. Read on.

Here’s What Happens to the Coins You Throw in Fountains

Trevi fountain seen from Palazzo Poli, Roma (UNESCO World Heritage List, Lazio, Italy, century

12 Roman Fountains That Will Make You Want to Book a Flight: Trevi Fountain

12 Roman Fountains That Will Make You Want to Book a Flight: Trevi Fountain

Roman fountains by MLuotio, via Flickr

In Italy's big cities, particularly Rome, aqueducts still feed the water system. A lot of the water that feeds the fountains is crystal clear from the mountains. At fountains such as this one, the water is totally drinkable!

True to the decorative dynamism of Baroque, among Bernini's most gifted creations were his Roman fountains that were both public works and papal monuments. His fountains include the Fountain of the Triton or Fontana del Tritone and the Barberini Fountain of the Bees, the Fontana delle Api.[16] The Fountain of the Four Rivers or Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi in the Piazza Navona is a masterpiece of spectacle and political allegory

Gian Lorenzo Bernini -Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi (Fountain of the Four Rivers)

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Ancient Roman architecture has been molded by a solid foundation by the use of columns and arches, as can be seen in this wonderful masterpiece of architecture.

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How to Travel Italy by Train - A First Timer's Guide incl. Things to do and Places to Stay

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Il Nasone più vecchio di Roma si trova in via della Cordonata. Altri due sono in via San Teodoro e Piazza della Rotonda* Where to find the oldest roman fountain called "Big nose"? Walk in...Via della Cordonata! #romanfountain #romanlife #nasoni #fontane #street

Il Nasone più vecchio di Roma si trova in via della Cordonata. Altri due sono in via San Teodoro e Piazza della Rotonda* Where to find the oldest roman fountain called "Big nose"? Walk in...Via della Cordonata! #romanfountain #romanlife #nasoni #fontane #street