Burano


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Burano

(bo͞orä`nō), former town, now part of Venice, in Venetia, NE Italy, built on four islets in the Lagoon of Venice. It is a fishing center and has been famous for its lace since the 15th cent.
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They traditionally came from the island of Burano and were usually made just for Easter.
And don't miss the magical islands of Burano and Murano, famous for their glassware and vivid coloured houses.
It also included coffee and pastries in a 100-year-old pasticceria in Orvieto, a homecooked Italian dinner in 14th-century former olive mill in Spello, cocktails and a walk through the piazza in Padova, a seafood dinner in Burano.
He starts his journey in beautiful Venice, touring the waterways with a young gondolier, travelling across the lagoon to Burano, and visiting the Rialto market at dawn to buy ingredients for a special pasta dish.
He also takes a trip across the lagoon to Burano for a lesson in lace-making and makes a visit to the Rialto market to buy fresh meat for his final dish of linguine with crab and prosecco.
When he finishes up in the kitchen, Gino then journeys out to the nearby island of Burano.
The result is a light and delicate lace that aligns with even the most precious fabrics, originating in the Burano isle, near Venice, or in Flanders, Belgium.
ISLAND HOP TOUR Located in the Venetian Lagoon the beautiful islands of Murano and Burano are absolutely worth a visit.
Burano Island's colorful houses, canal and fishing boats July 25, 2012 -- Flickr / David Monroy CAIRO -- 6 February 2018: In a previous article, we talked about the Venetian Island of Murano, close to Venice in the Venetian Lagoon, famous worldwide of its unique Murano glass products.
Meanwhile, the election commissioner accepted nominations of advocates Ghazanfar Ali Bhutto, Faisal Bhatti, Rashid and Sheeraz Bhatti for Joint Secretary and advocates Roshan Ali Chandio, Nasira Shaikh, Imdad Ali Burano, Zulfiqar Ali Chang, Nisar Ali Baloch and Adnan Shakeel for Library Secretary.
Those signed copies of Wilbur Smith's Ancient Egypt series (obtained after standing in a queue for a good two hours); that first step into the world of Harry Potter - unsigned, but equally precious because my son and I read it together; that rainbow-hued crocheted throw rug that my friend brought me from Tasmania and we need for only a week a year since winter isn't a word we are over-familiar with; the fragile glass angels we carried all the way from Burano and almost sat on when we finally unpacked them ...
Travelers will visit Florence's major museums, then continue a fascinating journey towards Venice, where they will also take private boat trips to the island communities of Murano & Burano.