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Walking with a camera around the Eternal City.

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Sleight of hand and no fraud: street artists on the bridge in Rome. Seen behind St. Peter’s Basilica.

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Since Vatican dome offers a breathtaking view of Rome. Dome height – almost 137 meters.

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The Spanish Steps in Rome, popular with tourists especially during the night. Sitting on one of the 138 steps, you can escape from the city that reigns even in late hours. Unless, of course, there is a place.

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Sant’Angelo bridge over the Tiber connects the Old Town with the Vatican in Rome. Ten sculptures of angels created by Italian sculptor Giovanni Benini and his students at the end of the XVII century.

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Bronze statue of St. Peter in Vatican. According to legend, touching his leg, you can find luck.

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Piazza Navona, built in Baroque style. Since the Middle Ages, it is a favourite place for fairs, festivals and recreation Romans.

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First pizza invented by the ancient Greeks: they were wrapped in a pancake olives, cheese and herbs. Prototype of the modern pizza appeared in Naples in 1522.

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Mouth of Truth in the Church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin in Rome – it is an ancient lie detector. According to legend, if you hand in the open mouth of the ancient Greek god Triton put liar, he will lose her.

Roman Forum – the heart of ancient Rome. Here passed sentence convicts and even minted money passed laws fated victors … These structures keep the imprint of more than 2500 years of history.