Murano: More than Glass Blowing

When there were impossible crowds in Venice, Murano was a great escape. It is still a great place to go to. In Murano, like in Venice the consequences of COVID are severe; very much so. Although walking the streets and visiting the famous sites is more pleasant now, it is painful to see their empty […]

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Venice Laguna (not a Lagoon)

People when they hear about Venice laguna often think of it as a bay with azure/turquoise transparent waters. By the English dictionary these are the definitions: Laguna = noun a bay, inlet, or other narrow or shallow body of water. Lagoon = noun an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sandy dunes. That is not what “Laguna” in Venice is. It is a […]

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