"Decorative Fountains" Rome Favorite Tip by mrclay2000

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  fountain at pediment of obelisk
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Favorite thing: Most of the public fountains pipe out drinkable water. Some are merely decorative (Piazza Navona), but dozens are meant to be used as drinking fountains, such as this one beside San Giovanni in Laterano. The obelisk it supports, one of fifteen throughout the city, is the highest in Rome.

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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