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The Spanish Steps in Rome are popular with both locals and tourists.

The top 10 places to see in Rome, according to locals

In a survey conducted by Autoclick, 678 residents of central Italy revealed their favorite places to visit in Rome.
Taking a moment to sit and kick back on Rome's iconic Spanish Steps is officially illegal.

Rome is fining tourists $450 for sitting on its Spanish Steps, one of the city’s most iconic landmarks

The new ordinance went into effect on July 8, but it wasn't until this week that police officers in yellow vests started to deploy the law.

Then vs Now: 10 iconic Singapore landmarks that didn’t exist before 2009

Remember the grass patch that's now ION Orchard?
The Empire State Building is often dubbed the world's most famous building.

Engineers carved a hole in the Empire State Building to make room for a 20-foot replica

A new observatory on the building's second floor celebrates the construction of the skyscraper, which was completed in 1931.
Around three-quarters of the city is underwater.

Venice, the Great Barrier Reef, and other World Heritage Sites are threatened by rising seas, massive storms, and extreme heat. Take a look at the dam...

Vulnerable landmarks include the Great Barrier Reef, Statue of Liberty, and the entire city of Venice, Italy.
The Golden Gate Bridge then and now.

THEN AND NOW: What 10 famous US landmarks looked like when they were first built

Many well-known US landmarks were constructed more recently than you might think. Here's what 10 of them looked like when they were first built.

THEN AND NOW: How famous New York City landmarks have changed over the years

Here's what 12 famous sites in New York City looked like back in the day.
A group of kids pushed over a stone pedestal that was a famous landmark in Oregon.

10 times kids were blamed for thousands of dollars’ worth of destruction

Children can be destructive, which is why bringing them into places like museums and art galleries isn't always a great idea.
Cambodia's Angkor Wat was built in the 12th century.

12 world-famous landmarks that every travel buff should visit

Even if you're an experienced traveler who prefers less crowded destinations, sites like the Eiffel Tower, Chichen Itza, and Petra are worth seeing.
The flowers in Skagit Valley Tulip Fields look different to people with color blindness.

Here’s what 10 famous US landmarks look like if you’re colorblind

Travelers with color blindness might find that they see famous landmarks differently.