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Not the original, but still nice

The Fontana dei Dioscuri is the fountain situated opposite the Palazzo del Quirinale,which is the... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2018
alisdair t
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Workington, United Kingdom
The horse tamers

The obelisk is one of five ancient roman obelisks, originally from the Mausoleum of Augustus, found... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
JnVSydney
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Sydney
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

The Fontana dei Dioscuri is the fountain situated opposite the Palazzo del Quirinale,which is the official residence of the President of Italy.. In 1818 a new fountain, which can be seen today, was commissioned by Pope Pius VII. It issited in front of two statues...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

The obelisk is one of five ancient roman obelisks, originally from the Mausoleum of Augustus, found its way to Quirinale square in the late 1700's. The huge statues are actually twins from mythology, awesome story. awesome piccies to be had.

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

Fontana Dei Dioscuri is yet another fountain. It is lovely, just like most of the other fountains. It is located in the Piazza del Quirinale, where the Presidential Palace is located. We passes by this area a number of times over the course of four...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2017

This lovely fountain is located next to the Presidential palace. It is complimented by an evenly impressive obelisk.

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Reviewed April 27, 2016

The huge statue of Castor and Pollux is a five meters high copy of the original Greek statues that stood at the entrance of the Baths of Constantine which were brought here by Pope Sixtus V in 1588. At the end of the 18th century...More

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A non-stop photo and souvenir opportunity, Trevi is
all about action. From early morning through the wee
hours, the piazza surrounding Trevi Fountain hosts a
never-ending flow of tourists hoping to make a wish or
take a selfie. Clever restaurants, charming
gelaterias, uncanny bars, kitsch shops, and a range of
hotels make up the local landscape. Beneath the bustle
are the remains of an ancient neighborhood that you
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