Venice, the enchanted city by the shining glass

By: Michele De Capitani
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Its lagoon territory is made up of many islands thattake various events as well hide historical past and valuable architecturalmonuments. ?

Among the best known islands, which each year havewelcomes the mayor tourists flow, the Lido, gives life to that part of thecoast that marks the border with the Adriatic, and it is here that stand thegreatest beaches and the beaches are crowded with tourists while each yearrepeats the International exhibition of art cinema of Venice that welcomes alarge number of celebrities.

In the north-east of Venice, stands silent butimportant, the island of Murano, a small group of seven islets, linked togetherby bridges, known worldwide for the activity that for ages takes place here:the glass craft. The Venetian art glass has very ancient origins, the findingssuggest already the VII century BC. Amurianum, as was once called Murano,increased over the centuries for its glass art, unique and particular,developed with the teacher Angelo Barovier who marked the transition torwardthe'400? to use of white glass verysimilar to crystal.

Today with the real Murano glass, guaranteed by itsseal of quality, arose with the regional law in 1994, are produced beautifulobjects of fine crafts, lamps, vases and more, which stand out for the care ofshapes and shine of crystals. Very significant for the tourist is the visit tothe furnaces, where you can really admire the magic of the production processthat leads to the creation of this particular glass of Venice.

The Venetian craft is just one of many features whichmake the city known worldwide. Veniceis a city full of art and as such hold's in the original works of many Italianartists, and simply walking around the city we will find monuments and richchurches in history.

The most extravagant and majestic, the VeniceCarnival, recreates a single magic through the streets and squares of the citythat for ten days are colored by Venetian masks and costumes in a singlemeeting of music and entertainment.

The lack of the car and the only chance to turn thecity on foot or in the characteristic "gondola", crossing theVenetian canals, do Venice the "City of lovers"Science Articles, where you can makelong walks accompanied by sweet noise of the water.

Venice a unique mixthat everyone wants to visit an enchanted city that offers its visitors afairytale stay.

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