Rome to close some drinking fountains

  • Travel Dejavu
    Travel Dejavu
    July 10, 2017 at 7:03 pm #9771

    Rome: Summer heat has forced Rome to close some of the drinking fountains known as “big noses”, or ” nasoni”, that consciously gush fresh water on thousands of street corners, causing a public outcry. Hit by the soaring temperatures drying out southern Europe, the Italian capital has started turning off up to 30 of the 2,800 distinctive curved metal taps everyday.