Certaldo Alto, Palazzo Pretorio.  Details of the inner courtyard #tuscany #certaltoalta #village www.hotelcertaldo.it

Certaldo’s Palazzo Pretorio and Giambadia’s regrets

Even a dull afternoon can be charming in Certaldo Alto, in the middle of Tuscany. #tuscany #certaldoalto #medievalvillage #certaldo  www.hotelcertaldo.it

Even a dull afternoon can be charming in Certaldo Alto, in the middle of Tuscany.

Enjoynig a warm late spring day in Certaldo Alto, Tuscany, surrounded by history and quaint medieval villages. #tuscany #certaldo #medievalvillage www.hotelcertaldo.it

Enjoynig a warm late spring day in Certaldo Alto, Tuscany, surrounded by history and quaint medieval villages.

"Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas any more" Correct! You are in Certaldo, Tuscany! Here straw scarecrows guard our quaint windows in tiny medieval villages. Follow the red brick road! #redbricks #tuscany #certaldo www.hotelcertaldo.it

"Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansas any more" Correct! You are in Certaldo, Tuscany! Here straw scarecrows guard our quaint windows in tiny medieval villages. Follow the red brick road! #redbricks #tuscany #certaldo www.hotelcertaldo.it

Another - and never tiresome - representation of the medieval village of Certaldo Alto, a lovely spot in Tuscany away from the crowds! Watercolour by Massimo Tosi. #certaldo #certaldoalto #tuscany www.hotelcertaldo.it

Another - and never tiresome - representation of the medieval village of Certaldo Alto, a lovely spot in Tuscany away from the crowds! Watercolour by Massimo Tosi.

THE local product of Certaldo. its red onion's marmelade! Sweet at the taste and wonderful pairing for cheeses and cold cuts, all washed down with a good glass of red local wine! Bon appetit! #certaldo #localproduct #redonion  www.hotelcertaldo.it

THE local product of Certaldo. its red onion's marmelade! Sweet at the taste and wonderful pairing for cheeses and cold cuts, all washed down with a good glass of red local wine!

A romantic stroll in the lovely village of Certaldo, Tuscany during Autumn...who said only summer here could be beautiful?  #tuscany #certaldo #autumn www.hotelcertaldo.it

A romantic stroll in the lovely village of Certaldo, Tuscany during Autumn.who said only summer here could be beautiful?

Although today only a handful of this still exists - the crypt has been only recently open to the public - here is another accurate representation of daily life just outside the gates of Certaldo, in Badia a Elmi. Many places in Italy got their names by being in proximity with the badia - a church, indeed - and this was also the case. Local artist Massimo Tosi brings Certaldo's medieval past back to life. #certaldo #tuscany #medieval www.hotelcertaldo.it

Although today only a handful of this still exists - the crypt has been only recently open to the public - here is another accurate representation of daily life just outside the gates of Certaldo, in Badia a Elmi. Many places in Italy got their names by being in proximity with the badia - a church, indeed - and this was also the case. Local artist Massimo Tosi brings Certaldo's medieval past back to life. #certaldo #tuscany #medieval www.hotelcertaldo.it

Yet another beautiful watercolour by the local artist Massimo Tosi, depicting the inside of the Agostinian Convent in Certaldo Alto, Tuscany. Have a look in the past! #certaldo #tuscany #certaldoalto www.hotelcertaldo.it

Yet another beautiful watercolour by the local artist Massimo Tosi, depicting the inside of the Agostinian Convent in Certaldo Alto, Tuscany.

Imagining a young and beautiful face, bordered by a white veil, surrounded by silence and sunlight, reading a book of prayers in the beauty of life, in the dream of the hortus conclusus,an oasis of peace...find this place in Certaldo Alto, lovely medieval village in the middle of Tuscany. #tuscany #certaldoalto #claustrum www.hotelcertaldo.it

Imagining a young and beautiful face, bordered by a white veil, surrounded by silence and sunlight, reading a book of prayers in the beauty of life, in the dream of the hortus conclusus,an oasis of peace...find this place in Certaldo Alto, lovely medieval village in the middle of Tuscany. #tuscany #certaldoalto #claustrum www.hotelcertaldo.it

Afraid of the doctor? Middle Ages were sure cool, but you surely did NOT want to get sick back then!  #certaldo #middleages #tuscany www.hotelcertaldo.it

Afraid of the doctor? Middle Ages were sure cool, but you surely did NOT want to get sick back then!

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