Villa Demidoff

Villa Demidoff Park

Villa Demidoff Park

 Near Florence, there are many villas with marvellous gardens that owned in the past to the Medici family that is the one that governed Tuscany during the Renaissance.

Every villa was the favourite of one, or more than one, member of the family. Both villas and gardens were always projected from well known architects because they should have to represent the power and the importance of the Medici.

Villa Demidoff and it’s park were projected by Bernardo Buontalenti for the will of Francesco I as Paradise for his favourite Bianca Cappello that will became his wife later.

This villa was called the “meraviglie”, the marvel. It was built with the new concept to surprise Read the rest of this entry »