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Fontana dell'Amenano

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Address: Piazza del Duomo, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy

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Pretty Fountain!

We discovered this little beauty on the way to the giant Cathedral. It's so beautiful. Not to big or anything special... but the work done to it is wonderful. You could just sit... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2016
Cristy M
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

We discovered this little beauty on the way to the giant Cathedral. It's so beautiful. Not to big or anything special... but the work done to it is wonderful. You could just sit there admiring the water splashing (it splashes even on you a little bit... which is great if you were to go on a hot summer day like... More 

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Thank Cristy M
Novi Sad, Serbia
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Reviewed September 30, 2016

Although approacihing Piazza del Duomo included some old and not pretty neighborhood, this fountain and the cathedral justified all the efforts. Excellent spot on the square and exellent for taking pictures.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

On your way from the main Piazza Duomo to the fish market you cannot miss this fountain. Not very big in size, but perfect in every detail, the most interesting for me was that water is pouring down in a stream flowing beneath.

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Reviewed September 15, 2016

Lovely fountain located on the corner of a cathedral and close by a fish market. beautiful when lit up at night. restaurant behind and all around it

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Thank Lindalong
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed September 14, 2016

If you love fountains then you're going to be blown away by this wonderful watery sculpture, fabulous.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed August 29, 2016

If only the people can keep the water clean and the area free from garbage. Very beautiful fountain.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

simpaticna fountain, but far from the others that are much better here in Sicily. It's kind of hidden in the corner of piazza duomo. It's always crowded for painting around it.

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Thank Pedja S
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

The river runs under the city that services this fountain that is on the corner of cathedral and fish market. It looks great lit up at night.

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New Ross, Ireland
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

Tucked away on one corner of the Piazza del Duomo this fountain presents a wonderful photo opportunity. Lovely pasticceria across the street also.

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

not very impressive, just a fountain. Buildings surrounding are very closee and reduce of the value of the fountain

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