Photo © Stefano Casati
Villa Medicea La Petraia

A day trip to Villa di Castello and Villa la Petraia

• by Flavia Cori

Touring the Medici Villas in Florence

Touring the Medici Villas in Florence
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1.

The garden of Villa di Castello inside Botticelli’s Primavera

Medici “bizzarrie”, a graft between the Florentine citron and the sour orange
Medici “bizzarrie”, a graft between the Florentine citron and the sour orange - Credit: Stefano Casati
The garden of the Medici Villa di Castello
The garden of the Medici Villa di Castello - Credit: Stefano Casati
Animal grotto
Animal grotto
2.

Exploring the Accademia della Crusca and one of the first dictionaries in the world

Villa La Petraia
Villa La Petraia - Credit: Stefano Casati
Villa La Petraia
Villa La Petraia - Credit: Stefano Casati
Villa La Petraia
Villa La Petraia - Credit: Stefano Casati
Villa La Petraia
Villa La Petraia - Credit: Stefano Casati
3.

Villa la Petraia, the King of Italy’s favorite residence

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