Free Friday: Spanish Steps, Rome 🇮🇹

The Spanish Steps is a popular free attraction in Rome. It is named for the Spanish embassy to the Vatican which has been in Rome for 300 years. The steps is wide with a curving staircase, and its 138 steps lead from Piazza di Spagna to an obelisk at the top between two church towers.Aristocrats, poets, artists, and writers have hanged out at the steps over the years such as Keats, Goethe, and Byron among others. Today, it is a people-gathering place. A place to sit and soak in Rome.


About Dee Gilbert

I am one half of a couple who loves to travel; the half who likes to write and share travel experiences. Reading about travelers' experiences inspire me more to see the world. So, I thought, perhaps in my own little way I could inspire others, too. :)
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3 Responses to Free Friday: Spanish Steps, Rome 🇮🇹

  1. Jessica says:

    That looks amazing.

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  2. Great post. Can you imagine that we havent seen steps when we were there! Heh

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