Mazzorbo and Burano in Venice

4 Km from the center of Venice, Burano is a densely populated small island with a distinct blue collar feel, world famous for the bright colors of its houses. The adjacent island of Mazzorbo is greener and more peaceful.

A decrepit small brick palazzo among characteristic brightly colored houses, in the San Mauro section of Burano.
Once a canal, now Burano's most important shopping street.
Burano's own leaning campanile.
Tall red hollyhocks on the small piazza at the end of one of Burano's prettiest streets.