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Elephant and Obelisk – Rome, Italy

Elephant and Obelisk – Rome, Italy

Twelve Egyptian obelisks are scattered throughout Rome. The smallest one towers atop a most unusual base: a carved elephant. Top Places in Rome Added by Josh Added by CadaverFormosus Added by CadaverFormosus See more things to do in Rome » Diocletian, the Roman emperor from 284 to 305, brought the ...

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Dancing tourists arrested at Bernini fountain in Rome

Dancing tourists arrested at Bernini fountain in Rome

Russian tourists assaulted Rome police at Spanish Steps. Two Russian women, who climbed over the barriers in place around the Barcaccia fountain in Piazza di Spagna, were arrested after assaulting a police officer, according to reports in local media. The incident took place on 10 February when traffic police spotted the ...

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