Since the Trevi Fountain was just a couple of blocks from our B&B, we decided to head off to this attraction first. As expected, when my husband and I got there, the place was full of tourists. The statue on the middle was just perfect. It was huge, intimidating but something in it, probably the water, makes it romantic and mysterious.
People were throwing coins, making wishes... It was a lovely sight.
Since I was in the vicinity, I trudged down the piazza to see the Trevi Fountain in person. I've read a lot things about Trevi especially the legendary coin throwing. Legend has it that if you throw a coin in the fountain, you are ensured that you'll return to Rome. Tourists were aplenty that day. I did throw a coin for good luck.
Mornings draw more crowd as I have observed. I paid another visit to the Trevi in the evening. It's more serene and relaxing.
We had a wonderful dining experience at the Da Fortunato. The food was exemplary. The wait staff...