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Trevi Fountain Rome Italy


The Trevi Fountain is the most famous fountain in Rome . Legendary and well known in Fellini's film "La Dolce Vita" in the enchanting Anita Eckberg and Marcello Mastroianni fantastic the night to take a bath in the Trevi Fountain .

The baroque building is at the end of the aqueduct Aqua Vergine which ancient Rome was supplied with water . The fountain in the Trevi district is constructed according demVorbild a stage .
Part of the Fontana di Trevi is integrated into the facade of the palace Palazzo Poli and has the shape of a triumphal arch . At its center stands a statue of the sea god Neptune.

According to legend, it brings luck to throw coins over the right shoulder in the Trevi Fountain . If you throw a single coin , you will return to Rome . Taking two coins , then you will fall in love with an Italian or an Italian . Taking the end a third coin , so will you marry his sweetheart or his sweetheart .

The many coins end up in the wells , fished by the staff of the city of Rome regularly from the basin . The revenues are about 600,000 EUR in the year amounted to ( in small coins , of course) .
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