Titirangi Storyteller

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Arrivederci Burano!

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About an hour from Venice by vaporetto … Burano is best known for it’s fine lacemaking – though I arrived toward the end of the day and spied not a single tatter tatting. Fisherman were hosing down the last of the day’s market. A bit like Venice-ultra-lite, so much like a fairy tale. These days the young have mostly left and it is a bit of a retirement community for Venetians. Sigh… if only…

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Written by Titirangi Storyteller

11/12/2010 at 9:35 pm

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  1. Wow, such vivid colors. I could live there, no problem.

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    poietes

    12/12/2010 at 2:27 pm

    • Yeah… it was dazzling… and so warm and inviting. I could live there, too. We had dinner in red building – fresh fish tossed with a bit of oil and garlic and lemon and pepper and… I can still taste it if I try…

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