Spanish Steps ( Scalinata della Trinità dei Monti in Italian) is one of the most famous attraction in Rome, Italy and is considered the widest staircase in Europe. It is located in between Piazza di Spagna at the base and Piazza Trinità dei Monti at the top (dominated by the famous Trinità dei Monti church).
|from this picture you will see the famous Barcaccia Fountain, the Spanish Steps in the middle and the Trinita dei Monte Chuch at the top|
The famous Barcaccia Fountain is a work of Pietro Bernini and his son, Gian Lorenzo.
Anywhere in Rome you will find water fountains. And yes they are drinkable, Ice cold drinking water 24 hours a day! One thing you don't need in Rome is a budget for mineral water!
|Trinita Dei Monti|
Obelisco Sallustiano, the one in front of Trinita' dei Monti Church is a Roman obelisk in imitation of Egyptian ones. The hieroglyphic inscription was copied from that on the obelisk in the Piazza del Popolo.
|the Obelisco Sallustiano and Trinita dei Monte|
Don't forget to include this in your Rome travel itinerary! Enjoy Rome!