The remains of something that was no doubt amazing at the time. Located in the Roman Forum in Rome Italy.
The facade of Fontana Paola in Rome Italy.
Ruins in the Roman Forum in Rome, Italy.
The brilliant purple translucent dome of the Roma Basilica di Santa Maria Degli Angeli in Rome Italy. Across from the Fountain of the Naiads on the Piazza della Repubblica.
Italian food truck on the streets of Rome Italy.
Italian street vendor in Rome Italy.
Old doorway near the forum in Rome Italy.
Coliseum and surrounding area viewed from the top of Victor Emmanuel II Monument in Rome Italy.
Random columns, ancient remains mingled in with the modern world. Rome Italy.
A view of Rome from the top of the Vitorrio Emanuele II Monument in Rome Italy.
Rare and precious Purple Marble and bronze doors adorn this ancient building in the Forums of Rome Italy.
One of the many public drinking fountains that adorn Rome Italy. Inscribed with SPQR (Senātus Populusque Rōmānus) which means "The Senate and People of Rome" SPQR can be seen all over Rome wherever there may be fountains or water works. The water is fed by the aquaducts that constantly flow and supply water to Rome.
Fountain in the park outside of Villa Doria Pamphila in Rome Italy.
Address sign in Rome Italy.
Sculpture in the park outside of Villa Doria Pamphili in Rome Italy.
Crest on St. Peter's Basilica. Vatican City
Ornate address sign in Rome Italy.
A colorful depiction of life in Rome. Rome Italy.
An old Roman Fresco. Rome Italy.
Trevi Fountain in Rome Italy. Probably the most famous fountain in the world, thus the most photographed. Completed in 1769 it is a true work of art. It is a mind boggling structure made of marble and travertine stone.
The Fountain of the Naiads on Piazza della Repubblica in Rome Italy. Just one of the many spectacular fountains found throughout Rome.
This Roman inscription resides on the wall in the same structure that houses La Bocca della Verità or the Mouth of Truth. The classical movie "Roman Holiday" with Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck contributed to making the Mouth of Truth famous here in the US. In the movie "Only You" with Robert Downey Jr. the characters re-enacted the scene from Roman Holiday.
Fontana del Pantheon is the fountain that sits in front of the Pantheon in Piazza del Rotonda in Rome Italy. An impressive, whimsical creation.
Bridge of Angels over the Tiber River in Rome Italy.
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