Thursday, February 15, 2007

Trevi Fountain

The Trevi Fountain or Fontana di Trevi, is one of Rome's most famous monuments. Designed by Nicola Salvi in 1732 this high-baroque fountain dominated the tiny piazza. It's water is supplied by one of the cities earliest aqueducts.

The famous custom is to throw a coin into the fountain (over your shoulder facing away from it) to ensure your return to Rome.

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