Italy is a world famous country with places like Rome, Milan, Sicily, Venice, Positano and Lake Como being visited my millions of people yearly. However, none of these places can reach the level of beauty of Burano, which is an island in the Venice Lagoon. What Burano is most known for is its colorful houses and lace production, with many travelers going there just to buy lace goods. For someone to paint their house in a bright color, they need to first send a request to the government and they will tell them which colors are suitable for the specific house. As anyone can understand, the houses themselves are magnificent landscapes creating a wonderful atmosphere.
The colours of the houses follow a specific system, originating from the golden age of its development.
If someone wishes to paint their home, one must send a request to the government, who will respond by making notice of the certain colours permitted for that lot.
The island rose in importance only in the 16th century, when women on the island began making lace with needles.
Very few peope now make lace in the traditional manner as it is extremely time-consuming and therefore expensive.