It is situated near to Torcello at the northern end of the Venetian Lagoon.
As it is only situated 7 kilometers from Venice, you can simply take a “vaporetto” and visit it. The trip lasts approximately 40 minutes trip.
Its current population is estimated to be about 2,800. The residents do not choose the colors, with which the houses will be painted.
Colors follow a specific system originating from the golden age of its development. If you want to paint your home, you must send a request to the government.
The Church of San Martino having its leaning campanile and a painting by Giambattista Tiepolo is the first thing that is worth a visit!
The Oratorio di Santa Barbara and the Museum and School of Lace making are the other two thins that are worth sightseeing and you should not lose!