Boccaccio's homeland is one of the most characteristic villages in the Val d’Elsa
Certaldo is one of the most charming historic villages in Tuscany with a magical atmosphere. The perched medieval town of Certaldo has always been one of the most popular destinations in the Val D’Elsa, famous for being the birthplace of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313–1375).
The poet-writer lived here during various periods of his life. ...