The fountain is located in the residence of Villa d’Este, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The installation consists of nearly 100 nozzles arranged in two rows and decorated with historical symbols of the Este family. One of the most evocative sceneries of the garden is certainly the one offered by the famous Cento Fontane: it is […]

Hadrian’s Villa at Tivoli is one of the Italian UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Built by the request of the Emperor Hadrian, the Villa is a monumental living complex that even today continues to display the lavishness and enormous power of Ancient Rome.  In Tivoli, Hadrian’s Villa (Villa Adriana) was designed to be a home for the Roman Emperor Hadrian in 117 A.D. Construction began on top […]

A summer retreat for ancient Romans and the Renaissance rich, the hilltop town of Tivoli is home to two Unesco World Heritage Sites: Villa Adriana, the sprawling estate of Emperor Hadrian, and the 16th-century Villa d’Este, a Renaissance retreat famous for its landscaped gardens and lavish fountains. Tivoli is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, about 30 […]