Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks, Gondolas, Lace, Paper & More (Laura Morelli's Authentic Arts)

Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks, Gondolas, Lace, Paper & More (Laura Morelli's Authentic Arts)➮ [Read] ➪ Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks, Gondolas, Lace, Paper & More (Laura Morelli's Authentic Arts) By Laura Morelli ➺ – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Every traveler to Venice wants to go home with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a piece of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimi Every Travel Guide to Murano Epub / traveler to Venice wants to go home Travel Guide eBook ↠ with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a piece of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimidating experience How do you know if you re buying something authentic, something made in Venice, something made in a traditional way How do Venice: A ePUB ✓ you gauge how much you should pay, and how do you know if you re being ripped off How do you determine if you have fallen prey to one of the city s many tourist traps Laura Morelli, an art historian and trusted guide in the world of cultural travel and authentic shopping, leads you to the best of the city s A Travel Guide PDF É most traditional arts Murano glass, carnival masks, gondolas, lace, paper, and This indispensable guide includes practical tips for locating the most authentic goods in one of the busiest tourist destinations in the world Packed with useful information on pricing, quality, and value, and with a comprehensive resource guide, Laura Morelli s Authentic Arts Venice is the perfect guide for anyone wanting to bring home the unique traditions of La Serenissima. Book Description Every traveler to Venice wants to go home with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a work of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimidating experience How do you know if you re buying something authentic, something made in Venice, something made in a traditional way How do you gauge how much you should pay, and how do you know if you re being ripped off How do you determine if you ve fallen prey to one of t Book Description Every traveler to Venice wants to go home with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a work of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimidating experience How do you know if you re buying something authentic, something made in Venice, something made in a traditional way How do you gauge how much you should pay, and how do you know if you re being ripped off How do you determine if you ve fallen prey to one of the city s many tourist traps An essential guide for anyone planning a trip Part history cultural lesson and part guide book, it s small enough to take with you when on the go Morelli is an art historian and writer Her works on authentic travel have appeared in national magazines and newspapers She has also taught art history at several colleges and universities both in the States and in Rome She obviously knows her stuff This invaluable guide is the first of what will be eight orguidebooks in her new Authentic Arts Series Her focus with Venice is to guide travelers clear of the typical tourist traps Explore the authenticity of Venice with its handmade and local authentic items Experience cultural immersion thru a deeper appreciation and understanding of its cultural arts Morelli instructs and warns the reader on recognizing quality and value in making smart choices with her five question rule Is it traditional and locally made Who made it Who s selling it How much should I pay How will I get it home She does all this all while still allowing the reader to experience the opulence of Venetian style She explains the living traditions of Venice thru its culture, generations old stories, its people and artisans Chapters are divided into How to shop in Venice, Murano Glass, Gondolas, Lace, Masks, Paper Books, and Resources Excellent tips for finding your way with regards to the confusing and unique address system in Venice Suggests where specifically to purchase such items as masks, Murano glass, Burano lace, etc Explains where not to purchase items and what to avoid The added photos and Resources section in the back of the book is most valuable Looking forward to traveling thru Italy with the Authentic Arts Series Even if you re not planning a trip to Venice, this travel guide is fun to peruse and includes a number of lovely photos of Murano glass, Venetian masks, and even gondolas with info on where how to see them being made I thoroughly enjoyed perusing it, and it was even a free kindle download back in April when I was fortunate enough to come across it. Authentic Venetian itemsThank you for real advice on finding authentic wares Our first trip was 5 years ago and we had no clue if what the crap carts, as my husband calls them, carried imported junk or not Now armed with the know how, we will come home with an authentic mask and lace this time. Laura Morelli s Venice Travel Guide is the perfect companion for the Venice visitor Most everyone who travels to Italy includes some shopping, and this organized and concise guide covers the most traditional Venetian arts.The author s background in art history and personal experience of living in Venice provide the expertise the reader needs to become a discerning shopper in Venice I found Ms Morelli s use of Venetian history woven throughout this book intriguing, as well as extremely helpful Laura Morelli s Venice Travel Guide is the perfect companion for the Venice visitor Most everyone who travels to Italy includes some shopping, and this organized and concise guide covers the most traditional Venetian arts.The author s background in art history and personal experience of living in Venice provide the expertise the reader needs to become a discerning shopper in Venice I found Ms Morelli s use of Venetian history woven throughout this book intriguing, as well as extremely helpful in making good shopping decisions.I highly recommend this guide to anyone traveling to Venice, whether you are a first time visitor or returning Italophile The resources section at the end of the guide is invaluable, and the paperback is just the right size to carry with you to Venice Not only is this guide full of practical advice but also educational and entertaining Five stars More of a Shopping Guide than anything else I learned very little about the actual crafts.

Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks,
    This guide aims to show you how to download fallen prey to one of the city s many tourist traps Laura Morelli, an art historian and trusted guide in the world of cultural travel and authentic shopping, leads you to the best of the city s A Travel Guide PDF É most traditional arts Murano glass, carnival masks, gondolas, lace, paper, and This indispensable guide includes practical tips for locating the most authentic goods in one of the busiest tourist destinations in the world Packed with useful information on pricing, quality, and value, and with a comprehensive resource guide, Laura Morelli s Authentic Arts Venice is the perfect guide for anyone wanting to bring home the unique traditions of La Serenissima. Book Description Every traveler to Venice wants to go home with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a work of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimidating experience How do you know if you re buying something authentic, something made in Venice, something made in a traditional way How do you gauge how much you should pay, and how do you know if you re being ripped off How do you determine if you ve fallen prey to one of t Book Description Every traveler to Venice wants to go home with a special souvenir a carnival mask, a work of Murano glass, a handcrafted piece of lace But selecting which mask or which goblet to buy can be an intimidating experience How do you know if you re buying something authentic, something made in Venice, something made in a traditional way How do you gauge how much you should pay, and how do you know if you re being ripped off How do you determine if you ve fallen prey to one of the city s many tourist traps An essential guide for anyone planning a trip Part history cultural lesson and part guide book, it s small enough to take with you when on the go Morelli is an art historian and writer Her works on authentic travel have appeared in national magazines and newspapers She has also taught art history at several colleges and universities both in the States and in Rome She obviously knows her stuff This invaluable guide is the first of what will be eight orguidebooks in her new Authentic Arts Series Her focus with Venice is to guide travelers clear of the typical tourist traps Explore the authenticity of Venice with its handmade and local authentic items Experience cultural immersion thru a deeper appreciation and understanding of its cultural arts Morelli instructs and warns the reader on recognizing quality and value in making smart choices with her five question rule Is it traditional and locally made Who made it Who s selling it How much should I pay How will I get it home She does all this all while still allowing the reader to experience the opulence of Venetian style She explains the living traditions of Venice thru its culture, generations old stories, its people and artisans Chapters are divided into How to shop in Venice, Murano Glass, Gondolas, Lace, Masks, Paper Books, and Resources Excellent tips for finding your way with regards to the confusing and unique address system in Venice Suggests where specifically to purchase such items as masks, Murano glass, Burano lace, etc Explains where not to purchase items and what to avoid The added photos and Resources section in the back of the book is most valuable Looking forward to traveling thru Italy with the Authentic Arts Series Even if you re not planning a trip to Venice, this travel guide is fun to peruse and includes a number of lovely photos of Murano glass, Venetian masks, and even gondolas with info on where how to see them being made I thoroughly enjoyed perusing it, and it was even a free kindle download back in April when I was fortunate enough to come across it. Authentic Venetian itemsThank you for real advice on finding authentic wares Our first trip was 5 years ago and we had no clue if what the crap carts, as my husband calls them, carried imported junk or not Now armed with the know how, we will come home with an authentic mask and lace this time. Laura Morelli s Venice Travel Guide is the perfect companion for the Venice visitor Most everyone who travels to Italy includes some shopping, and this organized and concise guide covers the most traditional Venetian arts.The author s background in art history and personal experience of living in Venice provide the expertise the reader needs to become a discerning shopper in Venice I found Ms Morelli s use of Venetian history woven throughout this book intriguing, as well as extremely helpful Laura Morelli s Venice Travel Guide is the perfect companion for the Venice visitor Most everyone who travels to Italy includes some shopping, and this organized and concise guide covers the most traditional Venetian arts.The author s background in art history and personal experience of living in Venice provide the expertise the reader needs to become a discerning shopper in Venice I found Ms Morelli s use of Venetian history woven throughout this book intriguing, as well as extremely helpful in making good shopping decisions.I highly recommend this guide to anyone traveling to Venice, whether you are a first time visitor or returning Italophile The resources section at the end of the guide is invaluable, and the paperback is just the right size to carry with you to Venice Not only is this guide full of practical advice but also educational and entertaining Five stars More of a Shopping Guide than anything else I learned very little about the actual crafts. 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  • Paperback
  • 104 pages
  • Venice: A Travel Guide to Murano Glass, Carnival Masks, Gondolas, Lace, Paper & More (Laura Morelli's Authentic Arts)
  • Laura Morelli
  • English
  • 18 June 2019
  • 0989367134