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Fontana del Vecchio

Piazza Garibaldi, Sulmona, Italy
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Cold, clear, clean running water - thanks to the Romans!

This old fontana is at the end of the Roman Aquaduct that is such a graceful and photogenic... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
rebelMAC
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nice fountain in a lovely town

This is a Lovely fountain in Sulmona. Locals and tourists fill their bottles with it's cool water... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Keren M
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2 Jun 2017
“Cold, clear, clean running water - thanks to the Romans!”
15 Aug 2016
“Nice fountain in a lovely town”
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Piazza Garibaldi, Sulmona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

This old fontana is at the end of the Roman Aquaduct that is such a graceful and photogenic entrance to the grand Piazza in Sulmona town. Be sure to carry a water bottle and fill it here for refreshment on a hot summers day!

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is a Lovely fountain in Sulmona. Locals and tourists fill their bottles with it's cool water in summer.

Thank Keren M
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

We visited Pulmona for a day and noticed this fountain at the roadside. It looks ornate and sits at the end of the quaduct. However although the fountain is historic and pretty it's setting and the fact its sat almost as street furniture doesn't suggest...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Fontana del Vecchio, built 1474. Some say the fountain depicts Solimo, the founder of Sulmona. The fountain has detail of a bearded man between two roses, with the inscription "Vecchio", which gives the fountain its name. It is located at the shorter end of the...More

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