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Spend A Weekend In The ‘Secret’ Tuscany Near Florence

There are various Tuscanys, or rather regions within the region, like the Chianti, Maremma and Val D’Orcia, each offering special cultural experiences and distinct food and wine. Despite its rich history and enviable landscapes, one territory, the Mugello, right outside of Florence, is often overlooked by visitors. A choice spot for Florentine movers and shakers during the Renaissance, the Mugello is where the Medicis, the city’s ultimate power dynasty, came from, and where they built their first country retreats—mighty and strategically located villa-castles that served as…

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